Scandal

  • Welcome back to This Week In Discs! If you see something you like, click on the title to buy it from Amazon. Match Tobi (Patrick Stewart) is an eccentric ballet instructor at the prestigious Juilliard School in New York City who fills his free time with knitting, drinking and rooftop dancing...

  • According to the kind of people who are prone to make such pronouncements, the Golden Age of Television ended this year with the series finale of Breaking Bad. But with more quality television on the air today than is humanly possible to watch, I don’t see how that could possibly be true.  The...

  • Scandal is in a junior-year slump. Last season, ABC’s political soap was one of the best series on television, the writers expertly shoving characters together and wrenching them apart for maximum delicious conflict. Showrunner Shonda Rhimes achieved a kind of baroque storytelling that was grotesquely convoluted, yet stunning to behold. The season...

  • It’s getting increasingly hard to keep track of the competing Hillary projects. The movies got to the former Secretary of State first with Rodham, the 2012 Black Lister that features a 26-year-old HRC showing lackluster interest in her on-again, off-again boyfriend Bill (and helping ex-Secretary of Labor Robert Reich with his law...

  • Continuing with our on-going coverage of all things TV for the next few days, NBC has made yet another pick up announcement for four more series orders. The four pilots that have been picked up to series are “Are You There, Vodka? It’s Me, Chelsea, starring Laura Prepon, Free Agents,...