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

Arrow review – 3×08: ‘The Brave And The Bold’

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The crossover that began last night on The Flash continues as Barry Allen (Grant Gustin) brings his crew to Starling City. Let’s bitch it out… Like this:Like Loading…

Marvel’s Agents Of S.H.I.E.L.D. review – 2×09: ‘Ye Who Enter Here’

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Marvel’s Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D. begins setting up its ducks in a row in anticipation of the fireworks to come in next week’s fall finale. So…this is the set-up episode. Let’s bitch it out… Like this:Like Loading…

Quick Take review – The Flash 1×08: ‘Flash vs Arrow’

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It’s crossover time, folks! The first half of The CW’s superhero double-team pits Barry Allen (Grant Gustin) vs Oliver Queen (Stephen Amell). Let’s bitch it out… Like this:Like Loading…

The Walking Dead review – 5×08: ‘Coda’

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After a strong string of episodes this season, The Walking Dead ends the year with ‘Coda’, aka the show’s latest bloody showdown. Let’s bitch it out… Like this:Like Loading…

Grimm review – 4×06: ‘Highway Of Tears’

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Grimm continues to juggle multiple storylines without advancing any of them as we near the fall finale. Let’s bitch it out… Like this:Like Loading…

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… Like this:Like Loading…

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… Like this:Like Loading…

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… Continue reading

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… Like this:Like Loading…

Arrow review – 3×07: ‘Draw Back Your Bow’

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Cupid comes to town in a very special relationship-themed episode of Arrow. Let’s bitch it out… Like this:Like Loading…