Category: TV

Bye, bye, Bristow. Where in the world is Jack Bauer?

Finished off the finales for ’24’ and ‘Alias’, yet another instance where the DVR has saved my life. ABC did its usual bang-up job with the ‘Alias’ *series* finale, sticking it on a Monday with zero promotion. Thanks for watching, suckers! I’m glad the show is done, if only because there was nowhere left to […]


Or, “Alias: The Remix”, as we’ve taken to calling it at home. Apparently we’re not the only ones who think so. I finally got around to watching this last night, and it was a lot of fun. It still doesn’t trump the first one by De Palma, but at least it washes away the bad […]

TV Upfronts

There’s nothing like the upfronts to remind us that television is a great vehicle for telling stories selling stuff to key demographics. I’ve been following along via the NY Times and Slate. From the descriptions so far, it looks like slim pickings. The show I was most excited about, Aaron Sorkin’s “Studio 60”, already appears […]