Forty-five years ago, The Bob Newhart Show introduced us to Dr. Bob Hartley, the awkward but occasionally effective psychologist, his wife Emily (Suzanne Pleshette), his receptionist/office manager Carol (Marcia Wallace), best friend and dentist Dr. Jerry Robinson (Peter Bonerz) and a handful of his regular patients (Bill Dailey, Jack Riley, John Fiedler, and more). To […]
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TNT has resurrected The Library and Librarian Flynn Carsen. Thankfully, the two-hour series premiere – The Librarians and The Crown of King Arthur/The Librarians and The Sword in the Stone –hew closer to the delightfully odd first TNT movie, The Librarian: Quest for the Spear than its sequels in terms of quality. If the first […]
Few television programs and boast of increased ratings over several seasons. NCIS [CBS, Tuesdays, 8/7C] recently hit a series high – in its eighth season! This week’s episode, Recruited, displays the balance of procedural and character that has enabled the series to flourish for so long.
Every so often, you need a little low-budget, B-movie fun. The Librarian: Curse of the Judas Chalice [TNT, Sunday, 8/7C] provides exactly that. This time, Flynn Carson’s [Noah Wyle] New Orleans vacation is interrupted in unique style as it comes to light that the Judas Chalice – the chalice made from the silver of the […]