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    Best TV Pilots

    The Shield ‘Pilot’ (aired 3/12/2002) “Good cop and bad cop left for the day. I’m a different kind of cop.” – Vic Mackey The Shield‘s first episode is essentially an hour-long mislead, setting up a character (Terry) and a story that appeared to be the main arc of the first season. It spends an hour […] More

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    ‘Party Down’ Movie In The Works

    Sadly, I like many others didn’t discovered the incredibly funny Starz comedy Party Down until after it was cancelled. I can’t speak for others, but it is hard to have access to many of the hit U.S. TV shows living here in Montreal. With that said I burned through the first and only two seasons […] More

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    TV in 2010: The State of the Set

    If a single recent event can help to sum up what’s happened to television in 2010, at least on a symbolic level, it’s this one: Charles Eglee, one of the writer-producers who had worked on AMC’s wildly popular The Walking Dead before either leaving or getting sacked by showrunner Frank Darabont (depending on who you […] More