Day: June 1, 2015

New Summer TV Supernatural: June 2015

I am a sucker for supernatural shows. I own the novel for Jonathan Strange & Mr. Norrell. I haven’t read it yet, but I take it as a sign that I have interest in this show. Proof is most likely very procedural, but I am willing to try it out. The Whispers seems...

New Summer TV Sci Fi: June 2015

I’m interested in Humans because I never tire of robots trying to take over humans. The two Syfy shows look like they would be fun and not too taxing on the brain, which is always nice for a summer series. I’m intrigued by the new Netflix series Sense 8 not because it...

New Summer TV Period Dramas: June 2015

Out of the four new dramas that take place in the past, the one that interests me the most is Deutschland 83. It is a German show and I believe it will be subtitled. All the trailers were sneaky and not showing anyone talking, but it is like The...

New Summer TV Dramas: June 2015

USA Network has moved on from its blue skies fluffy programs of Psych and Royal Pains and keeps trying to get into edgier fare. Complications is the latest attempt, but it looks predictable and too earnest to actually be enjoyable. I feel bad for Christian Slater since he keeps...

New Summer TV Comedies: June 2015

The HBO comedies don’t look particularly funny. Ballers seems to be another Entourage-like show, which makes sense since it is produced by Mark Wahlberg. The Brink has a good cast, but all the jokes in the trailer fell flat. I have hope for Another Period since it is pretty...