About cinephilactic

cinephilactic is a university contract instructor in Film Studies. He is an avid TV watcher, particularly science-fiction, fantasy and drama series. His favourite shows currently airing on TV include The Good Wife, Breaking Bad, Justified, Hannibal, Game Of Thrones and a smattering of shows on The CW. He has a tendency to "hate-watch" particular shows and likes to think that his sarcastic voice comes through in his reviews, though sometimes he's just being bitchy

The Good Wife review – 6×10: ‘The Trial’

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The string of pre-Thanksgiving fall finales continues as Cary’s (Matt Czuchry) trial takes center stage in The Good Wife‘s last new episode of 2014. Let’s bitch it out…

Grimm review – 4×05: ‘Cry Luison’

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A busy episode of Grimm finally lays the foundation for Nick’s return to Grimm status. Let’s bitch it out…

Talk Back – How To Get Away With Murder 1×09: ‘Kill Me, Kill Me, Kill Me’

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Welcome to Talk Back, a new regular feature wherein we ask questions to start a discussion about shows we’re not regularly reviewing. First up: the fall finale of How To Get Away With Murder. Spoilers ahead. Let’s bitch it out…

Scandal review – 4×09: ‘Where The Sun Don’t Shine’

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It’s mid-season finale time on Scandal…which basically means the sh*t is about to hit the fan. Let’s bitch it out…

Marvel’s Agents Of S.H.I.E.L.D. review – 2×08: ‘The Things We Bury’

TIM DEKAY, BRETT DALTON

Marvel’s Agents Of S.H.I.E.L.D. is on a roll as the series delivers one of its best episodes yet. Let’s bitch it out…

The Good Wife review – 6×09: ‘Sticky Content’

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Saint Alicia is learning to get her hands dirty while Cary is trying to get himself killed. Let’s bitch it out…

Marvel’s Agents Of S.H.I.E.L.D. review – 2×07: ‘The Writing On The Wall’

JOEL GRETSCH, BRIAN VAN HOLT

If an episode of Agents of SHIELD airs, and it’s decent but unmemorable, do you still review it? Let’s bitch it out…