Critical Reviews, Television

Entourage: Hollywood Frat Club

Welcome back to the randomness! Today, my dear friends, I will be talking about Entourage. Yes, that old HBO “classic” Entourage. You can’t look anywhere online or television without seeing some type of ad for the new movie.  All of these ads intrigued me since the trailer said you do not have to watch the show to understand the movie.…

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The Remake: The Second Coming Redone

The Categories Welcome back to the randomness! Today, my dear friends, I will be talking about the remake. Ah. The remake. The bread and butter of the movie industry these days. When a remake is announced, I noticed that people fall into three categories: Category One: That is cool. You want to get some bread for the table. Category Two:…

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YouTube: The New Must Stream TV

Welcome back to the randomness! Today, my dear friends, I am talking about YouTube. It is more of a ‘mind grape’ of an entry into the randomness. It has been 10 years since YouTube appeared(Yes…it’s that old people). I remember when YouTube showed up. I was in my senior year of high school (stop laughing…I am not old. I am…

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Mad Men: A Love Letter

Welcome back to the randomness! Today, my dear friends, I am writing a love letter. No, not to my boyfriend (Applications still accepted. Do not forget your cover letter!). No, I am writing a love letter to the television show “Mad Men”.  If you have been under a rock for the past couple of years (like Emmy voters) Mad Men…

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Dallas: New Ships upon the Horizon

Overview of Dallas 2.0 As every good soap opera fan knows Dallas is back on television and back in a big way. TNT’s Dallas is a continuation of the classic 1980s soap opera that stars the next generation of the Ewing family. The audience gets to meet Chris Ewing (Bobby and Pam’s adopted son) and John Ross Ewing (JR and…

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Bunheads or ‘Plot? We don’t need no stinkn’plot!’ – My Theory on ABC Family’s Bunheads

     ABC Family is a channel that has developed into teen central.  There are stories of deception, teen pregnancy, fashion houses and tales of redemption. However these stories are presented in a shallow teen-understood way. That is why when I heard about a show named “Bunheads” it caught my attention. Even the commercial didn’t fit the network. It seemed…

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