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‘Nashville: The Complete First Season’ will Make Disbelievers Reassess their Thoughts on Country Music

September 20, 2013

Growing up in New York, I can’t say that I’ve ever been a big fan of country music. I never hated it, the songs were just a little too laid [...]

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Best of Warner Bros 20 Film Collection: Best Pictures – 90 Years of Gold

February 1, 2013

Last year, Universal Pictures celebrated its 100th anniversary by releasing several classic movies (such as Jaws, E.T., Scarface, The Birds and Back to the Future). The Anniversary year came with [...]


Level E: Anime succeeds when it’s a conspiracy comedy, but fails otherwise

December 16, 2012

Level E is an anime series that you want to love. The story setup is reminiscent of Men in Black. Aliens have been living on the planet for centuries, but [...]

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The Charlie Brown and Snoopy Show: Still resonant and amusing

December 4, 2012

Before U.S. audiences were inundated by computer graphics and oversees animation, they reveled in the simple delight of hand-drawn cartooning. The Charlie Brown and Snoopy Show harkens back to an [...]

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DVD: ‘Young Justice: Dangerous Secrets’ – Compelling Action Mixed with Smart Pockets of Humor

September 7, 2012

The Young Justice series, much like the Justice League (and Justice League Unlimited) animated series before it, offers viewers compelling action mixed in with just the right amount of smart [...]

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DVD: ‘The Looney Tunes Show: There Goes the Neighborhood’ – Non-Stop Laughs

September 7, 2012

This review is about The Looney Tunes Show: There Goes the Neighborhood – an excellent sitcom take on a tried-and-true franchise. However, there’s an “elephant in the room” that needs [...]


Anime Focus: Panty & Stocking with Garterbelt – Complete Series (Limited Edition)

July 31, 2012

Panty & Stocking with Garterbelt is irrationally good fun for the newly desensitized generation of Anime and Adult Swim lovers. The oversexed Panty and her younger, goth sister Stocking are [...]

Burn Notice

DVD Review: ‘Burn Notice’ Season 5 – Michael Reaches The End of The Burn List

June 14, 2012

When season 5 of USA’s Burn Notice started, I thought we’d see something different and we did for a little while. Super-spy Michael Westen (Jeffrey Donovan) had reached the end [...]

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DVD Review: White Collar Season 3 – The Con Just Keeps Getting Better

June 13, 2012

Procedurals can fall into a pattern and there’s not too much to differentiate one season from another. That’s why USA’s White Collar continues to be one of the better shows [...]


DVD Review: ‘Marvel Anime: X-Men’ – The Animated Series – A Beautiful Experiment That Goes Haywire

May 7, 2012

Marvel animation has never been a high point of their multimedia outreach but last year G4 aired four Marvel Anime series (X-Men, Iron Man, Blade and Wolverine), taking the beauty [...]