Spartacus: Blood and Sand

Spartacus: Blood and Sand @ Wikipedia Spartacus: Blood and Sand @ IMDb Trailer: This is Sparta … cus! Spartacus (a name given to him by the Romans later), a Thracian, joins forces with a Roman Legatus to fight against an evil horde that constantly raid their villages, rob their crop and rape their women. But…

TV Shows – A Decade in Retrospect

Deutsche Version Since everybody seems to be starting to count at zero instead of one the first decade of this century and millennium is now over. So it’s time to recap these past ten years and take a look at the TV Shows it has given us. Let me give my résumé at the beginning:…

TV Season 2009/2010 Diary, CW 46-50

Deutsche Version | CW 47-49 | CW 50-01 The Big Bang Theory 3×10 The Athens Recurrence I do that very rarely but I watched the scene where Penny recites the physics stuff three times in a row. It’s so great to see her keep a straight face and the others get dumbfounded. Sheldon can be…

Buffy: Season 3: Disc 5

Deutsche Version | Season 3: Disc 4 3×16 Doppelgangland Synopsis: Anyanka/Anya wants to have her power center back that was destroyed by Giles in the alternate reality Cordelia accidentally created. She tricks Willow into doing a spell but it doesn’t work as expected. Instead they pull Vampire-Willow from there into this reality and she –…

Buffy: Season 3: Disc 4

Deutsche Version | Season 3: Disc 3 | Season 3: Disc 5 Helpless Synopsis: In a few days Buffy will turn 18 and she doesn’t really want to celebrate it due to the fear that it will be a crap-fest again. And she’s right. She has suddenly lost her Slayer powers and is a normal…

Buffy: Season 3: Disc 3

Deutsche Version | Season 3: Disc 2 | Season 3: Disc 4 The Wish Synopsis: “I wished Buffy had never come to Sunnydale!” – After being humiliated by Mercedes and her gang about her break-up with Xander, Cordelia tracks down the source of her misery: Buffy’s arrival. Unfortunately she makes that wish in front of…

Buffy: Season 3: Disc 2

Deutsche Version | Season 3: Disc 1 | Season 3: Disc 3 Homecoming Synopsis: Buffy has decided to run for Homecoming Queen in order to prove that “she’s still got it”. But she runs against Cordy and it won’t be easy since both Willow and Xander are helping Cordy out of a feeling of guilt…

Buffy: Season 3: Disc 1

Deutsche Version | Season 2 | Season 3: Disc 2 Anne Synopsis: After being expelled from school, thrown out by her mother and having to kill Angel, Buffy has left Sunnydale and lives now in L.A. under her middle name “Anne”. She’s not the Slayer anymore, she’s just a waitress in a diner. Meanwhile her…

Technological Overdose?

Deutsche Version Let me start this post with a constraint. This post is not about science-fiction shows or shows that portray obvious über-equipment (like K.I.T.T.). This is about shows that at least try to pretend to display “reality”. I am of course aware that there’s a thin line but I hope than I can show…

TV Season 2009/2010 Diary, CW 37-40

Deutsche Version | CW 41 Since I am watching a number of TV shows via community means, I decided to give a short opinion of said episodes. The season began a few weeks ago, so here comes a bulk review: Bones 5×01 Harbingers in a Fountain While it was a nice start into the season…