Gotham 3.08 “Blood Rush” Review

It looks like Captain Barnes is finally turning a corner this week on Gotham. While he’s put up a good fight until now, there’s only so long someone can fight their own blood. This week, poor Barnes is hearing voices and losing control over his rage- putting people through walls at engagement parties and fixating on his own brand of justice. The engagement party itself wasn’t exactly a success, even without the man-sized hole in the bathroom. Jim is still in love with the soon-to-be bride and he’s not going…

Gotham 3.07 “Red Queen” Top 5

Gotham took us all on a trip down the rabbit hole this week. Not only does The Mad Hatter still have it out for Jim, but he’s enlisting the help of Red Queen to make sure that this next encounter is one that Jim won’t forget. Meanwhile, Jim is still coming to grips with the decision he made last week, and everyone now knows that the former Gotham detective is still in love with Lee. The Penguin is also struggling with love this week as he continues to pine after his…

Gotham 3.06 “Follow the White Rabbit” Top 5

Gotham took a turn for the dark and serious this week as The Mad Hatter focused all of his energy on torturing Jim Gordon. Hypnosis, murder, information trading, and abductions all played key parts in winding up to a gut wrenching decision for Gordon. Meanwhile, Oswald Cobblepot spends most of the night working up the courage to share his true feelings with the object of his affection. Whether or not his feelings are completely one-sided remains to be seen. Here are my top 5 moments from “Follow the White Rabbit.”…

Gotham 3.05 “Anything for You” Top 5

Gotham continues its tour through the Mad City continues with “Anything for You.” There weren’t any new villains introduced this week. Instead, the writers fell back on the impressive ensemble cast of established villains and dove deeper into the relationships that drive this story. Whether it’s love, politics, or leverage that connect these characters, the writers are doing a fantastic job of weaving together every layer of Gotham’s society into one tangled web. Confessions, betrayal, and deceit abound as Butch tries to reclaim his position as Penguin’s number two, Bruce attempts…

Gotham 3.04 “New Day Rising” Top 5

On this week’s Gotham change is in the air. It’s a new day in the political arena for Gotham with a former kingpin of crime running for Mayor. Meanwhile, major upset is coming down the pipeline with the potential fall of a GCPD Captain and an already unstable villain sliding closer to insanity. Doppelganger Wayne is still in the picture and not only is he making a move on Selina Kyle, but he’s also getting a few key details about his purpose. Jim Gordon is still struggling with losing Lee and his…

Gotham 3.03 “Look into my Eyes” Top 5

This week’s episode of Gotham brings the audience face to face with a true criminal mastermind, a newly sane old friend, romantic rejection, and a campaign that aims to put the villains back where they belong- in politics. Jim Gordon may have found his stride as a famous bounty hunter, but he’s struggling a little with his personal life. Meanwhile, a new bad guy’s in town with a talent that leaves even Jim Gordon at his mercy. Meanwhile, Bruce Wayne 2.0 drops some hints that suggest what his purpose in the Indian…

Gotham 3.02 “Burn the Witch” Top 5

On this week’s Gotham, some of our favorite characters are returning to the Mad City while others are hot on the trail of some old vendettas. Fish Mooney is on the hunt for Professor Strange, while Penguin is enlisting the aid of anyone who will listen in his quest for the elusive Fish. Meanwhile, a newly aged Ivy has it out for anyone who forgot to water their houseplants. Jim Gordon’s love life may be in for a rough ride as Lee returns to town just as Jim and Valerie…

Gotham 3.01 “Better to Reign In Hell” Top 5

Gotham’s season three premiere picks up six months after the finale. It looks like there’s not a lot of improvement in Gotham, and life for Jim Gordon is unraveling as he makes ends meet as a bounty hunter rather than returning to his position with the GCPD. Bruce Wayne and Alfred are back from their vacation, but not everyone is thrilled with their return. Fish Mooney and the Indian Hill gang are on the prowl for pharmaceuticals that will allow them to retain their genetic alterations, and Penguin is on…

Supernatural 2.23 “Alpha and Omega” Top 5

This week on Supernatural, we all head in to the final showdown as the sun begins to dim and God is left teetering on the edge of death. With everything thrown at Amara last week having no impact what so ever, things are looking pretty bleak for our heroes. Faced with either scrambling for a plan b or throwing in the towel, it’s down to the wire for humanity and the supernatural alike. The road so far has been a long one, and now it’s time to carry on. No…

Gotham 2.22 “Transference” Top 5

The season finale of Gotham has come and gone; and while it wrapped up a few loose ends, it left viewers with more questions than answers. Let’s all be thankful that this show will be back for a third season, because the writers did a fantastic job of setting up season three by keeping us guessing about so many key players like Jim Gordon, the Indian Hill monsters, and the newly introduced Court of Owls. While there may not have been a cliffhanger to keep us all cursing the summer…

Supernatural 11.22 “We Happy Few” Top 5

The whole gang is back this week as Supernatural sets everything in motion for next week’s finale. With the big fight looming, Chuck and the Winchesters not only need to come up with a game plan, but also round up a small army and deal with a less-than-happy Lucifer. Without any Archangels to have his back in the fight against Amara, it’s up to team free will to recruit from heaven to hell if they want the world to keep spinning. The end is frickin’ nigh, y’all! Here are my…

Gotham 2.21 “A Legion of Horribles” Top 5

  The penultimate episode of Gotham season two certainly didn’t pull any punches as we hurdle toward the finale. Villains long since passed are back on the scene, meaner and crazier than ever, and some of the most notorious baddies of the Batman universe are squaring up to get in on the action. Meanwhile, it looks like our protagonists may not be in such strong shape for the finale after attempting to infiltrate Arkham and Indian Hill. Fingers crossed that things go well next week; but for now, here are…

Supernatural 11.21 “All in the Family” Top 5

  This week on Supernatural, plans are starting to fall into place in preparation for the final showdown with the Darkness. With the big Chuck reveal last week, the question on everyone’s mind is whether or not he plans on helping the Winchesters or getting out of the way? And will his power be enough to truly take Amara out once and for all? Look away if you haven’t seen this week’s episode, because here are my top 5 moments for “All in the Family” 5. Gone but not Forgotten…

Gotham 2.20 “Unleashed” Top 5

Things on Gotham are winding up this week as the show readies itself for the season finale, just a few short episodes away. An ensemble performance this week to be sure, all of out favorite characters are back and falling into place for what is sure to be an intense finale. While “Unleashed” may have had a few rough patches, the episode overall was phenomenal with witty dialogue, quick moving plot points, and an explosive final scene that left everyone cheering. Here are my top 5 moments from “Unleashed.”  …

Supernatural 11.20 “Don’t Call Me Shurley” Top 5

Welcome to this week’s edition of Supernatural Top 5, the better late than never edition. Hopefully by now you’ve all seen this week’s episode, but if you haven’t please be warned that this top 5 is full of spoilers, some of which have been seasons in the making. Perhaps a little light on brotherly moments, this week’s episode finally brings back plot elements from the first few episode of the season and some of our favorite characters from seasons past. So look away now all ye who have not seen…

Gotham 2.19 “Azrael” Top 5

This week on Gotham’s “Azrael,” the villains are taking the spotlight with some show-stealing performances and plot development. Things in Gotham are winding up as we head toward the season finale, and only time will tell which of the many wrathful villains will make it on to season three. Here were my top 5 moments from “Azrael.”   5. Mad Hatter Tease A lot of the fun this season for comic fans is finding the teases that hint at who the next wrathful villain will be. Professor Strange reading from…