Tag: review

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 28, 2019

Project Blue Book Episode 8 Review: War Games

History’s Project Blue Book gets dark and cynical in this episode. However, some of the darkest stuff is backed up by real-life events, just not UFO ones. From the beginning, it was obvious that the show would not follow the real event too closely. The show has become what a sci-fi author would have devised from their imagination if they were to make up a […]