Tag: orville

April 26, 2019

The Orville Season 2 Episode 14 Review: The Road Not Taken

The Orville ends Season 2 with a swashbuckling homage to Star Wars. “The Road Not Taken” begins with two masked humanoids trying to steal a big ugly looking microwave type device. The Kaylon busts them. The two thieves run away and narrowly escape. It turns out the thieves are Ed and Gordon and the microwave device is a replicator. Ed and Gordon then replicate a […]

April 20, 2019

The Orville Season 2 Episode 13 Review: Tomorrow, and Tomorrow, and Tomorrow

The latest episode of The Orville Season 2 masterfully reminds us there is no time like the present. The latest episode of The Orville demonstrates why I like the series so much. It takes a typical science fiction trope and skillfully uses it to craft something meaningful for us to think about, in a way that is thoughtful, humorous, and relatable. We all have those past loves […]

March 1, 2019

The Orville Season 2 Episode 9 Review: Identity Part II

Part 2 of “Identity” included the hallmarks that make The Orville a fun show, but it was a disappointing conclusion that offered what one would expect. If I were to have guessed what might have occurred in this episode given what normally happens in spaceship sci-fi shows in a similar situation, I would have been very close. Thus, the subtitle of this review: “Action-packed space […]

February 23, 2019

The Orville Season 2 Episode 8 Review: Identity Part I

I am still getting my feet under me when it comes to writing TV show reviews. It is certainly an art. However, it is a lot of fun. I am a big fan of The Orville, but as a reviewer, it is my job to criticize. When it came to this episode of The Orville, I found some stuff to call out, and not all […]