Quick & Dirty: The show has potential, but it’s not off to a bang like The Flash was. It comes across as a very deliberate pilot, instead of flowing organically, and the long-term antagonist setup seems forced. … More Pilots! – Supergirl (CBS)
It’s taken a while, but I am indeed back to wrap off my Upcoming Pilots assessment. The focus of this post, The Player? It fills this year’s “Ugh, why did they make this?!?” slot. … More Pilots! – The Player
If you’re looking for something on the grittier end of the speculative fiction spectrum, you’ll want to check out Limitless this fall. For me, this one fell solidly into the ‘better-than-middling, but probably won’t be setting my DVR’ category. It has a solid premise, snagged from the 2011 movie of the same name. Things are … More Pilots! – Limitless (CBS)
To start the pilot reviews off with a bang, I’m going with my favourite first – Lucifer. This is the kind of show where the title character will make or break you, and Fox made a great decision with Tom Ellis. … More Pilots! – Lucifer (Fox)
As I’ve mentioned before, my approach to the TV pilots screened at SDCC is “Yes, please.” So while this blog is going to focus on book reviews, I’m tossing in some small screen observations as the opportunity presents itself. This year, I found myself in four different screenings, which I’ll be breaking down for you over the next couple of weeks. … More Pilots, Pilots, Pilots!