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The Best and Worst Episodes of Game of Thrones

March 23, 2017

A while back I ranked every episode of The X-Files and posted by top ten and bottom ten.  After giving the Game of Thrones series a full rewatch, I thought I would do the same.  Now this is only up to and including season 6, as this post is being written before the release of […]

Entourage

October 8, 2015

Full disclosure: yes, I did watch the show.  But I still dont think the movie was very good.  The idea of even having a movie didn’t make a lot of sense to me, but hey whatever.  If it was good I’m sure I wouldn’t have complained.  Why isn’t it very good?  Well, the story is […]

Flight of the Conchords

June 19, 2013

I admit that I am not much of a musical guy.  I don’t like musical numbers in my movies or TV shows at all.  Its too contrived and just not enjoyable for me.  And yet, I love Flight of the Conchords. Perhaps its the humour infused into the music that wins me over.  In fact, […]

A Game of Thrones: In the Game of Thrones You Win or You Pay for the Pizza

August 22, 2012

George R.R. Martin’s “A Game of Thrones” has reached quite a peak of popularity in the last couple years, stemming from the arrival of the HBO television series. For fans of the series like myself, this was great in a number of ways. First, we got to see our favourite book series brought to life […]

Entourage

July 19, 2012

With the succes of The Sopranos in the early 2000’s HBO was hitting its stride with quality television, with other shows like The Wire, Sex in the City, and Six Feet Under.  And amongst this group was a seemingly out of place comedy called Entourage, following the career and lifestyle of a rising Hollywood movie […]

My 50 Favourite TV Characters – Part 1

July 28, 2010

I’m going to be listing my top 50 TV characters.  This isn’t a perfect list, I know.  Its made up mostly of modern shows and I tried not to let any one show dominate the list (which was hard in a couple of cases).   I will list them 10 at a time. 50. Titus Pullo […]