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14 June 2020

Procedural Watch: 911: Lone Star

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In light of all the mandatory sitting at home by ourselves that’s happening right now, I decided to try something I’ve never done before: I actually watched all those cookie …

20 May 2020

Procedural Watch: 911

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In light of all the mandatory sitting at home by ourselves that’s happening right now, I decided to try something I’ve never done before: I actually watched all those cookie …

06 May 2020

Procedural Watch: NCIS

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In light of all the mandatory sitting at home by ourselves that’s happening right now, I decided to try something I’ve never done before: I actually watched all those cookie …

12 April 2020

Procedural Watch: Private Eyes

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In light of all the mandatory sitting at home by ourselves that’s happening right now, I decided to try something I’ve never done before: I actually watched all those cookie …

15 September 2017

DVD Update: Summer, 2017

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It’s time, once again, for the On DVD series featuring new releases from Paramount & 20th Century FOX.  Criminal Minds (The Twelfth Season) Season twelve was something of a watershed year for the …

21 December 2016

At Midseason: Scorpion

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We’re grading on a curve here because, well, you’ve seen a CBS procedural, right? They’re outlandish, over dramatic, formulaic and cheesy- those are the rules and, while they can be …

01 September 2016

DVD Update: August 2016

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It’s time, once again, for the On DVD series featuring new releases from Paramount Home Distribution and Elevation Pictures. The Movies Everybody Wants Some– I was shocked by how much I loved this slice-of-life …

13 September 2015

Procedural Defense: Scorpion

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I understand the complaint; the formula is exhausting. A rag tag team- each with a complementary special ability- forms a makeshift family as they solve a new crime and/or crisis …

03 October 2014

Pilot Watch (+2): Forever

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Ioan Gruffudd stars in Forever is ABC’s new police procedural with a twist. Gruffudd plays Henry Morgan, an immortal medical examiner who helps solve cases while also trying to figure …

18 September 2014

Pilot Watch: The Mysteries of Laura

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A woman who is a mother and a cop? Shocking! The Mysteries of Laura would make you think that being a working mother is brilliant new trick, or premise for …

27 March 2014

My TV Award Nominee: Q&A w/ Bones‘s Andrew Leeds

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Before we announce the winners of the 2013 My TV Awards, we’re proud to present our annual Nominee Interview Series. Andrew Leeds tortured my friend Tessa. Not literally- he’s actually a perfectly …

05 October 2013

Criminal Minds 901 & 902

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The best thing about crime procedurals is that each episode tends to be independent, which means anyone can drop in on an episode, understand what’s going on, and enjoy some …

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