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

Quick Take review – The Blacklist 2×11: ‘Ruslan Denisov’

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The Blacklist tries to recover from its Super Bowl debacle (I & II) by focusing on the nuances of negotiation. Let’s bitch it out… Like this:Like Loading…

Arrow review – 3×13: ‘Canaries’

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A night of confessions and the return of Count Vertigo (Peter Stormare) makes for an alternately thrilling and frustrating episode of Arrow. Let’s bitch it out… Like this:Like Loading…

Justified review – 6×04: ‘The Trash And The Snake’

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We must give the Justified villains their due this year: they have done their homework. Our protagonists need to step up their game! Let’s bitch it out… Like this:Like Loading…

Marvel’s Agent Carter review – 1×06: ‘A Sin To Err’

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Agent Peggy Carter (Hayley Atwell) is attacked on multiple fronts as she learns the truth behind Leviathan. Let’s bitch it out… Like this:Like Loading…

Quick Take review – The Flash 1×13: ‘The Nuclear Man’

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An emotional FIRESTORM episode suffers from Iris (Candice Patton) being a manipulative beyotch. Let’s bitch it out… Like this:Like Loading…

Grimm review – 4×12: ‘Maréchaussée’

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Another Manticore hits Portland, just as a trouble-making twosome arrive from Vienna. Let’s bitch it out… Like this:Like Loading…

Quick Take review – The Blacklist 2×10: ‘Luther Braxton: Conclusion’

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The race to find Elizabeth Keen (Megan Boone) is on as The Blacklist concludes the second half of its Super Bowl two-parter. Warning: rant ahead. Let’s bitch it out… Like this:Like Loading…

Arrow review – 3×12: ‘Uprising’

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The battle for the Glades continues as Team Arrow tries to keep the peace in Oliver’s (Stephen Amell) absence. Let’s bitch it out… Like this:Like Loading…

Justified review – 6×03: ‘Noblesse Oblige’

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The antagonists once again take central stage as Justified begins putting the pieces together. Let’s bitch it out… Like this:Like Loading…