Gotham: A Bad Comics Show or the Worst Comics Show Ever?

I am a television junkie. I’ll watch just about anything. I’ve also recently been swept up in the new age of movies and television shows based on comics. I watch The Flash, Arrow, Agents of SHIELD, Daredevil, Gotham and recently marathoned my way through Smallville. Without a doubt, Gotham is by and far the worst…

Pitching Fox's X-Men Show

Image via CBR, art by Paul Smith I’ve had a few jokey pitches for shows and movies on here. This post is not that. I’ve been an X-Nerd since I was in single digits. Fox is working on a live action X-Men show, and the last thing I want to see is another Generation X…

Fox's 'Gotham': Can A Batman Show Succeed Without Batman?

It’s a great time for us comic nerds. Comic book adaptations are at an all-time high in both quality and quantity. While everything isn’t a winner (coughAmazingSpider-Man2cough), we’ve got things like Guardians of the Galaxy and Captain America: The Winter Soldier on the big screen. Adaptations on television have been increasing as well. Arrow has…

Bob's Burgers to Return Sunday, October 5

The animated comedy and Fox hit show, Bob’s Burgers, announced last night that the show would be returning for its fifth season on Sunday, October 5 on Facebook last night. From the post: This just in! Bob’s Burgers returns Sunday, Oct. 5 at 7:30/8:30c on FOX. Last night, we reported that the show is up for an Emmy….

Will 'Cosmos' Return for a Second Season?

“Cosmos: A Spacetime Odyssey” has been a terrific educational and thought-provoking resource. It is precisely the kind of show that television needs. However, ratings have dropped on the show, the original series only aired for one season and, as of March, host Neil deGrasse Tyson said he had no plans to return for a second season,…

Cosmos: A Primetime Necessity

I almost didn’t watch the Cosmos reboot, and I almost won’t watch the rest of them. But I did, and I will. Cosmos: A Spacetime Odyssey is not for those who remember their high school or college science, nor for those who read Stephen Hawking or Thomas Kuhn (or Isaac Asimov, for that matter). To…