Category Archives: Television Reviews

100-Second Review: The Newsroom – “News Night With Will McAvoy”

I speak very, very fast in order to fit in the things that happened – and that I mostly liked! – in this real-time episode of The Newsroom.

Posted in FlaTube, Reviews, Television Reviews | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

100-Second Review: The Newsroom – “Unintended Consequences”

Maggie Jordan’s Fantastical Trip To Africa ends in predicted disaster, while the annoying quotient of secondary characters turns it up to 11.

Posted in FlaTube, Reviews, Television Reviews | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

100-Second Review: The Newsroom – “Willie Pete”

A moving-the-pieces episode of The Newsroom allows me a chance to wax lyrical on three basic problems with the show’s structure.

Posted in FlaTube, Reviews, Television Reviews | Tagged , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

100-Second Review: The Newsroom – “The Genoa Tip”

Lisa the Bond villain steals the (crazy) show in this lacklustre second episode.

Posted in FlaTube, Reviews, Television Reviews | Tagged , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

100-Second Review: The Newsroom – “The First Thing We Do, Let’s Kill All The Lawyers”

It’s baaaaaaaaaaaack.

Posted in FlaTube, Reviews, Television Reviews | Tagged , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

100-Second Review: Mad Men – “In Care Of”

Consequences for all, freedom for some, and miniature American flags for the rest in the Mad Men finale.

Posted in FlaTube, Reviews, Television Reviews | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , | 2 Comments

100-Second Review: Mad Men – “The Quality Of Mercy”

In which my studying of ‘The Merchant Of Venice’ for Junior Cert comes back to haunt me.

Posted in FlaTube, Reviews, Television Reviews | Tagged , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment