Category Archives: Television

Mickey Mouse Is Back in ‘Mickey and the Roadster Racers’

Mickey Mouse Is Back in ‘Mickey and the Roadster Racers’

Mickey Mouse is about to return to Disney Junior, along with the whole gang, in the brand-new series ‘Mickey and the Roadster Racers.’ The look and feel of the show and characters is very much in line with ‘Mickey Mouse Clubhouse,’ which was a staple of the Disney Junior lineup for almost a decade. So if your kids (or you) have felt the loss of that show recently, then you can rest easy. Read More

‘Penny Dreadful’ Is Perfect for Your 2016 Hangover

‘Penny Dreadful’ Is Perfect for Your 2016 Hangover

If you know me, you may be shocked that I only just now started watching Penny Dreadful from Showtime. As a writer, dark, Victorian horror has long been a staple for me. My husband is often amused at how very creepy and strange my own writing is, considering I generally avoid traditional horror in film. It’s true, I’m not a fan of slasher films or dismemberment movies. But give me something profane, Victorian, and steeped in the influence of the Romantic poets and Mary Shelley, and I am all over it. Read More

Netflix’s ‘Glitch’ Has Me Hooked… and I’ve Got Questions

Netflix’s ‘Glitch’ Has Me Hooked… and I’ve Got Questions

While many of us anxiously wait for Season 2 of ‘Stranger Things’ to arrive, Netflix has dropped something else in its lineup with which you may or may not be familiar. It’s called ‘Glitch,’ and it’s an Australian production that offers up a slightly creepy and mysterious premise–a small town police officer discovers a small group of individuals have risen from the dead in the local cemetery. Read More