Two side characters suddenly light off some fireworks.
8.9 / 10 Continue reading The Sopranos S2E8: “Full Leather Jacket”
How a great ending can make a lackluster episode completely worthwhile.
8.7 / 10 Continue reading The Sopranos S2E7: “D-Girl”
A hilarious episode continues season two’s consistent stretch.
9.0 / 10 Continue reading The Sopranos S2E6: “The Happy Wanderer”
Another one of Christopher Moltisanti’s finest hours.
9.0 / 10 Continue reading The Sopranos S2E5: “Big Girls Don’t Cry”
Considered a cult classic, but should it be?
Grade: C+ Continue reading Escape from New York (1981)
An action flick that doesn’t live up to its theme song.
Grade: B- Continue reading Mission: Impossible (1996)
Tony and co. head to Italy on business. Back home, Carmela plays housewife in a decent Sopranos episode.
8.5 / 10 Continue reading The Sopranos S2E4: “Commendatori”
“Halt” more or less rights the ship in the first season finale.
8.7 / 10 Continue reading Halt and Catch Fire S1E10: “1984”
Disappointing, but I guess it’s alright.
8.3 / 10 Continue reading Halt and Catch Fire S1E9: “Up Helly Aa”
Following “A History of Violence”, Cronenberg and actor Viggo Mortenson offer up more bloody thrills.
Grade: A- Continue reading Eastern Promises (2007)
Meadow gets in trouble and a new villain is introduced.
8.8 / 10 Continue reading The Sopranos S2E3: “Toodle-Fucking-Oo”
A “nothing happens” episode, but great nonetheless.
9.0 / 10 Continue reading The Sopranos S2E2: “Do Not Resuscitate”