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

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’


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’


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’


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’


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