Penny Dreadful Finale Recap: Fangs for the Memories
Over and over again in its first season, Showtime’s gorgeous and ghastly Penny Dreadful has shocked us. With the murders of Proteus and Van Helsing. With Ethan and Dorian’s absinthe-drenched hook-up. With performances by Eva Green as Vanessa that are so preternatural, she risks being accused of sorcery. Yet …READ MORE
The Leftovers Premiere Recap: Seconds, Anyone?
In the harrowing first moments of The Leftovers, a young mother straps her baby into his car seat, turns around, and that’s it — he’s gone. Vanished. Disappeared along with 2 percent of the world’s population. Where did everybody go? And why? READ MORE
Halt and Catch Fire Sneak Peek: Lee Pace Channels His Inner Don Draper
Perhaps aware that you’re already dreading the end of Mad Men, AMC has begun serving up a sexy substitute for Jon Hamm in the form of Halt and Catch Fire leading man Lee Pace. Don’t see the parallel yet? You will. READ MORE
2014 Tony Awards: The Best and Worst (and Wiggiest) Moments
If you thought the Tonys ended when A Gentleman’s Guide to Love and Murder walked off with the telecast’s last award (for Best Musical), boy, are you in for a surprise. Now, the fun really begins …READ MORE
Grey's Anatomy Finale Recap: The Goodbye Girl
Although the 10th season finale of Grey’s Anatomy will always be remembered – sniffle – as Cristina’s swan song, “Fear (of the Unknown)” also sets up some intriguing conflicts for the series’ return in the fall. Shall we run through them? Let’s! READ MORE
Penny Dreadful: Is It a Monster Smash?
Early on in the premiere of Showtime’s Penny Dreadful, African explorer Sir Malcolm Murray (Timothy Dalton) tells hired gun Ethan Chandler (Josh Hartnett), “Do not be amazed at anything you see.” But, since they’re entering a vampire’s lair at the time, that instruction is easier issued than followed. READ MORE
Revenge Finale Recap: Dead Man Walking
S— just got real. I mean, we knew going in to the third season finale of Revenge that someone was gonna end up rockin’ a body bag. But nothing — not even TVLine’s own preview — could have prepared us for the shocknado that was unleashed in “Execution.” Since the episode defies traditional methods of recappage, I shall merely endeavor to keep my jaw off the floor long enough to count down the hour’s five biggest surprises. READ MORE
Grey's Anatomy Recap: No Good Deed...
In this week’s Grey’s Anatomy, Braden’s parents try to distract us from our upset over Cristina’s imminent exit by suing Bailey for saving the bubble boy’s life. (It doesn’t ease my pain, but hey, A for effort, at least.) Here are the deets on that and everything else that goes down in “Everything I Do, Nothing Seems to Turn Out Right”… READ MORE
Revenge Recap: Giving the Devil His Due
The season’s penultimate Revenge doesn’t merely reveal the identity of Charlotte’s kidnapper, deliver one massive game-changer and set up yet another for the finale – although, really, that would be quite satisfying enough – it also serves as an exquisite reminder of what a slick and enjoyable soap it can be. So read on, and savor the guilty pleasures offered up by “Impetus.” READ MORE
Grey's Anatomy Recap: Unfinished Business
All week, Grey’s Anatomy has been teasing us with promos in which Burke tells Cristina, “I want you.” But what does he want her for? A rekindled romance? A new working relationship? A spirited squash match? Since the title of this episode is “We Are Never Ever Getting Back Together,” I’m gonna go out on a limb and suggest that option A is off the table. But am I right? Read on, and we’ll find out together. READ MORE