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

True Blood review – 7×03: ‘Fire In The Hole’

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Bon Temps continues its descent into anarchy as the human mob causes more damage. Let’s bitch it out…

Orange Is The New Black review – 2×07 / 2×08: ‘Comic Sans’ / ‘Appropriately Sized Pots’

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Our coverage of Orange Is The New Black‘s second season continues as the contraband imports catch the attention of the guards. Let’s bitch it out…

Quick Take review – Under The Dome 2×01: ‘Heads Will Roll’

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Everyone’s favourite punching bag, Under The Dome, returns for a second season of witty dialogue and complicated characters. Nah just kidding – the show is still bad. Let’s bitch it out…

Quick Take review – Penny Dreadful 1×08: ‘Grand Guignol’

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The stage is set and the players assembled for the final act of Showtime’s Penny Dreadful. Who will emerge from the ‘Grand Guignol’ theatre alive? Let’s bitch it out…

True Blood review – 7×02: ‘I Found You’

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The startling truth about the Hep-V attackers is revealed as Bon Temps begins its slow descent into madness. Let’s bitch it out…

Quick Take review – Continuum 3×13: ‘Last Minute’

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It’s the end of the road for Continuum‘s controversial third season. So has the terrible future predicted in 3×11 ’3 Minutes To Minute’ been averted? Let’s bitch it out…

Rectify review – 2×02: ‘Sleeping Giants’

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Rectify‘s second episode of the new season paints a portrait of a marriage in a tailspin as the show’s protagonist is sidelined in a coma. Let’s bitch it out…

Orange Is The New Black review – 2×05 / 2×06: ‘Low Self Esteem City’ / ‘You Also Have A Pizza’

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The race wars are heating up on Orange is the New Black as we hit the mid-way point of S2. Let’s bitch it out…