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The Best and Worst of Charmed: Season 3

The Best and Worst of Charmed: Season 3

Season 8 Season 7 Season 6 Season 5 Season 4   Season Three introduces the character of Cole Turner, as an Assistant District Attorney (and demonic assassin known as Belthazor) working for the the Triad. He had been dispatched by the Source of all Evil himself to kill the Charmed Ones, but ends up falling in love … Continue reading

On Sordid Lives: The Series

On Sordid Lives: The Series

Serving as a prequel to the independent film Sordid Lives, the series features Rue McClanahan (The Golden Girls, Mama’s Family, Maude), Olivia Newton-John (Grease), and Caroline Rhea (Sabrina, the Teenage Witch). Having watched the series, I found it wonderful, beautiful, and easy to relate to, even though I have not seen the original film. According … Continue reading

On Maude

On Maude

Like The Jeffersons, Maude was actually the first spin-off of All In The Family, having two years of development by the time The Jeffersons first aired. Featuring Bea Arthur (The Golden Girls) as Democrat Maude Finlay, and Rue McClanahan (The Golden Girls, Mama’s Family) as Vivian Harmon, the sweet and scatterbrained second wife of next-door neighbor, … Continue reading

Spoilers! and Fandoms

Spoilers! and Fandoms

As someone who consumes a hell of a lot of media, I can honestly say I have also been a major consumer of spoilers, but I am not the only one – in a certain way, aren’t we all? Before going further, I would like to correctly define what the definition of “spoilers” is, as … Continue reading

A Special Look at: Ghost Light

A Special Look at: Ghost Light

Ghost Light reminds me somewhat of a certain Moffat companion, Clara Oswald. If you swap Ace with Clara, there can be found this similarity, but that is where the similarities seem to end. Clara’s backstory was never fleshed out to begin with, and come Series 8 it’d be all about Danny Pink, yet Series 9 would … Continue reading

The Best and Worst of Charmed: Season 4

The Best and Worst of Charmed: Season 4

Season 8 Season 7 Season 6 Season 5   Season 4 is considered the last good season the show ever had, which also serves as a soft-reboot given Shannon Doherty left the show over potential feuds with other cast. McGowan’s Paige was a great addition, bringing a freshness to the series already 3 years old. … Continue reading

A Special Look at: Arc of Infinity

A Special Look at: Arc of Infinity

Arc of Infinity effectively kicks of the 20th anniversary season, which features a returning foe from the Doctor’s past in every serial. This time it is Omega, who appeared in the 10th anniversary special, The Three Doctors. Notably, Commander Maxil is played by Colin Baker, who would later become the Sixth Incarnation of the Doctor. … Continue reading

A Special Look at: The Magician’s Apprentice

A Special Look at: The Magician’s Apprentice

The Magician’s Apprentice follows up after Death in Heaven with the death of Missy the Master, and  Last Christmas where Clara and the Doctor worked on their relationship, and Clara got to say goodbye to Danny Pink. More importantly though, the episode features an array of returning characters, including Kate Stewart and UNIT, the Shadow … Continue reading

The Best and Worst of Charmed: Season 5

The Best and Worst of Charmed: Season 5

Season 8 Season 7 Season 6 Norman Reedus of Blade II played Nate Park, a love interest of Paige’s. The Avatars make their first appearance this season in connection with Cole Turner, having a place in the 100th episode, Centennial Charmed. Cole becomes an Avatar briefly in this episode. They would return in the seventh … Continue reading