Home / Television

Television

New Justice League Trailer and More | Geekly Trends

Defenders has finished production, Ubisoft is working on an Assassin’s Creed TV show, Deadpool is narrowing its search for Cable, and a new Justice League trailer is about to premier. Trey Guillory Trey Anthony Guillory (a.k.a. Trey Guillotine) is an aspiring journalist, a YouTuber, and a huge nerd.

Read More »

Marvel Iron Fist “Snow Gives Way” // Recap Review

Danny Rand returns home, and is met with anger and hostility. After surviving a plane crash in the Himalayas as a young boy, billionaire and heir to the Rand business empire, Danny Rand, returns to his home in New York after fifteen years. But, dressed in tattered clothes and without ...

Read More »

THE X-FILES RE-OPENED: 2.15-Fresh Bones

Fresh Bones is not an episode of The X-Files that will go into your top ten favourite episodes of all time list, but, for forty-five minutes it proves to be an incredibly enjoyable thriller that moves at a nice pace, has great twists and turns and boasts probably one of ...

Read More »

The Super-Flash Musical Crossover – Coming Soon

Musical

I know musicals might not be your thing, but this is a musical crossover event you don’t want to miss. With so much musical talent on Supergirl and The Flash how could The CW possibly pass up a chance to showcase that. We’ve only had a taste of the raw talent of these remarkable ...

Read More »

Mass Effect Andromeda Early Access and More // Geekly Trends

DC is open to R-rated movies, Simon Pegg and Nick Frost are working on a new project, TellTale Games released some shots of their new Guardians of the Galaxy game, American Gods has a new trailer, and I got to spend some time playing Mass Effect Andromeda through EA Access. ...

Read More »

THE X-FILES RE-OPENED: 2.14-Die Hand Die Verletzt

Marking their last scripted episode of The X-Files until season four, their hiatus from the show being a period of time when they went of to create their own series, the sadly short-lived Space:Above and Beyond, Die Hand Die Verletzt sees Glen Morgan and James Wong exit the show (more ...

Read More »

BUFFY THE VAMPIRE SLAYER: The Best Teen Drama EVER!

Buffy Summers, she saved the world a lot you know, and, in a way, she also saved me. Alright, don’t worry, this is not some sort of crazy piece where I’m going to start telling you some story about how I was walking home one night, past a creepy graveyard and ...

Read More »

TOP TEN EPISODES OF BUFFY THE VAMPIRE SLAYER

From 1997 until 2003, the teen supernatural drama Buffy the Vampire Slayer delivered some of the best television ever broadcast. A wealth of imagination, wit, humour, drama and heartache were at the heart of Joss Whedon’s iconic creation. To pick ten episodes is surely crazy, because running at 144 episodes ...

Read More »

THE X-FILES RE-OPENED: 2.13-Irresistible

In many respects, Irresistible is an episode that season two of The X-Files has been building up to over the last few weeks. Red Museum, Excelsis Dei and Aubrey have all had real world crime elements impact on the show’s brand of supernatural crime procedural that it seems only apt that ...

Read More »

Marvel Iron Fist Controversy and More Geekly Trends

There’s some controversy around the casting of Iron Fist, Bill Paxton has passed away, Shadow of Mordor has a sequel, and your favorite geek’s birthday is soon! Follow me on all the internets! Patreon: https://www.patreon.com/tguillotine Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/treyguillotine/ Twitter: https://twitter.com/treyguillotine Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/treyguillotine/ Tumblr: http://treyguillotine.tumblr.com/ Trey Guillory Trey Anthony Guillory (a.k.a. Trey ...

Read More »

MUST BINGE TV: Fringe

Debuting in 2009 with much interest down to it being partly a new creation from J.J Abrams, Fringe was initially dismissed by many as being a copy of The X-Files. In fairness Abrams and co-creators Alex Kurtzman and Roberto Orci had mentioned The X-Files several times when discussing the show ...

Read More »

THE X-FILES RE-OPENED: 2.11-Excelsis Dei/2.12-Aubrey

Red Museum, the episode prior to Excelsis Dei in The X-Files second season, featured a character who was a peeping tom and, as Mulder observed, kept videotapes of a young boy amongst his “private movie studio”. Excelsis Dei opens with a scene depicting sexual assault by a spectral spirit, whilst the ...

Read More »

MUST BINGE TV: Lost

Has there ever been as controversial a finale to a television show as The End, the episode that concluded Lost? You could argue The Sopranos, but given that Lost was a “blockbuster” television show that attracted large ratings and a massive amount of press coverage, it’s easy to say that the final ...

Read More »

Marvel Agents of SHIELD “Self Control” Recap Review

This is not how their story ends. Possibly surrounded by LMD’s, Fittz-Simmons tries to get to a safe place to discuss what to do next. But, thanks to LMD sensors installed on all the doors in the base, they discover that one of them has been replaced. After an emotional ...

Read More »

THE X-FILES RE-OPENED: 2.09-Firewalker / 2.10-Red Museum

We’re back, or more importantly, SHE’S back, as we get out first glimpse of our heroes in their basement office, about to head off on weird adventures again. How exciting, but our first two cases back on the usual X-Files saddle after eight episodes of the show in a wonderfully ...

Read More »

MUST BINGE TV: Alias

Imagining what it would be like if the lead character in his college-set drama Felicity joined the CIA, JJ Abrams came up with Alias and thus set in motion a change of events where he would become one of the most prominent geek directors in Hollywood, rebooting Star Trek and helping ...

Read More »

Marvel Agents of SHIELD “The Man Behind the Shield” Recap Review

The line between scientist and mad scientist is paper thin, Aida observes human behavior, and The Superior is playing by the old rules. The Watchdogs now have May and Mace as their prisoners, and Fittz-Simmons’ analysis of Radcliffe’s Framework reveals the massive scope of the virtual world that serves as ...

Read More »

Marvel’s Agents of SHIELD “BOOM” Recap Review

Coulson isn’t giving up on May, the Watchdogs have a new explosive, and Mace really likes football metaphors. Taking a diluted form of Cal’s Hyde serum gives Mace his Inhuman strength, but Fittz-Simmons discovers it is also killing him, and his next dose could be his last. Now on the ...

Read More »

DC Entertainment needs to lighten up

DC’s new show Powerless and lego film The Lego Batman Movie are a lot of fun and show DC is at there best when they lighten up. Follow me on all the internets! Patreon: patreon.com/tguillotine Facebook: facebook.com/treyguillotine/ Twitter: twitter.com/treyguillotine Instagram: instagram.com/treyguillotine/ Tumblr: treyguillotine.tumblr.com/ Trey Guillory Trey Anthony Guillory (a.k.a. Trey ...

Read More »

THE X-FILES RE-OPENED: 2.08-One Breath

Could it be said that up to this moment in time in The X-Files lifespan that One Breath was the show’s best ever episode? Don’t answer that, it’s a rhetorical question because the answer is yes, it most definitely was. Written by Morgan & Wong, directed by R.W Goodwin (a ...

Read More »

MUST BINGE TV: 24

With its ticking clock, intense plotting, and sweeping serialised story telling, not only is 24 a binge worthy slice of television, it could be said to have practically created the phenomenon of binge watching, or at least popularised it by being the first television show to become super popular on the ...

Read More »

THE X-FILES RE-OPENED: 2.07-3

An incredibly hated episode by the fandom and not highly regarded by its writers either, 3 is an episode where its understandable to expect something horrible and terrible, the Space or Teso Dos Bichos of The X-Files’ second season. In reality the episode is…okay. Not a misunderstood masterpiece, but not ...

Read More »

Marvel Luke Cage “You Know My Steez” Season Finale Recao Review

The Battle for Harlem’s Soul rages in the streets, who thought a black man in a hoodie could be a hero, and sometimes backwards to move forwards. Thanks to a Hammer Tech super-suit., Diamondback manages to go toe to toe with Luke inside of Pop’s Barbershop. The commotion, and a ...

Read More »

Marvel, DC, Star Wars, and Doctor Who / Geekly Trends

“Cloak and Dagger” has found it starring cast, Marvel has some games in their line-up, Batfleck steps down as director, along with Peter Capaldi as the Doctor, and Star Wars’ Han Solo spin-off begins production. Follow me on all the internets! Patreon: https://www.patreon.com/tguillotine Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/treyguillotine/ Twitter: https://twitter.com/treyguillotine Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/treyguillotine/ Tumblr: ...

Read More »

MUST BINGE TV: Angel

Spinning off from the events of Buffy’s third season, Joss Whedon and David Greenwalt took Buffy’s vampire boyfriend away from Sunndyale, at the peak of the popularity of Buffy the Vampire Slayer‘s central relationship no less, and off to the city of Los Angeles to work as a private detective, ...

Read More »

Marvel Agents of SHIELD “Hot Potato Soup” Recap Review

Radcliffe enters Agent Koenig’s mind, May’s a frickin’ robot, and Quake/Black Widow shipping is a thing. With the help of the Watchdogs, Radcliffe has one of the brothers Koenig, Billy, kidnapped in order to find the location of the Darkhold, intrusted to them by Coulson to keep it safe. While ...

Read More »

THE X-FILES RE-OPENED: 2.05-Duane Barry/2.06-Ascension

Up until this point in time, The X-Files had never attempted an episode that ended with the words “to be continued“. Whilst the first season ended with a cliffhanger that was clearly going to run into the season two premiere, they weren’t really a two-parter. In fact, one could even ...

Read More »

Top 3 Star Wars Light Saber Battles

These are my Top 3 Star Wars Light Saber Battles Trey Guillory Trey Anthony Guillory (a.k.a. Trey Guillotine) is an aspiring journalist, a YouTuber, and a huge nerd.

Read More »

Marvel Luke Cage “Soliloquy of Chaos” Recap Review

More people are rooting for Luke than he knows, Zip tries to step up, and there’s something powerful about seeing a black man that’s bulletproof and unafraid. Luke breaks free from police custody after being accused of holding hostages at Harlem’s Paradise. He’s nearly caught once again until a sympathetic ...

Read More »

Deadpool 2, Ghost Recon, Powerless, The Last Jedi

The latest geekly trends are Deadpool 2, Ghost Recon: Wildlands, DC’s Powerless, and Star Wars Episode 8: The Last Jedi Trey Guillory Trey Anthony Guillory (a.k.a. Trey Guillotine) is an aspiring journalist, a YouTuber, and a huge nerd.

Read More »

MUST BINGE TV: Buffy the Vampire Slayer

With Serenity, Joss Whedon took a television series that had not succeeded, at least commercially speaking, and managed to turn it into a feature film. Amazingly, Whedon became famous in the first place for taking a feature film that he had written that had not succeeded, for reasons that were ...

Read More »

Marvel’s Agents of SHIELD “Wake Up” Recap Review

Radcliffe gets inside May’s head, Daisy signs the Sokovia Accords, and Coulson gets kicked in the balls. Daisy may have redeemed herself to the public, but the US government still has questions as she prepares to sign the Sokovia Accords. To clear her record while she was “undercover,” she is ...

Read More »

THE X-FILES RE-OPENED: 2.03-Blood/2.04-Sleepless

KILL. KILL NOW. Sorry about that. Based on a story by Darin Morgan (his first writing credit on the show, and not his last thankfully) and with a teleplay from Morgan and Wong, Blood is a literally pounding thriller at times, pounding in the sense that Mark Snow utilises a ...

Read More »

Marvel’s Luke Cage “Now You’re Mine” Recap Review

Luke’s family is jacked up, all that matters is the truth, and what you talkin’ ‘bout Willis? Shots ring out from Harlem’s Paradise, scattering Mariah’s anti-Luke Cage protesters. Diamondback puts a round into Misty’s arm just as Luke steps in and gets them both into cover. The police respond quickly, ...

Read More »

MUST BINGE TV: Firefly

Oh Firefly, your loss still stings after all these years. Of course, the silver lining in Firefly’s abrupt and controversial cancellation is that, at only fourteen episodes, there isn’t a bad episode amongst it. It is very nearly the dictionary definition of a perfect television show. Yes, there is probably ...

Read More »

SHERLOCK-The World’s Greatest Fan Fiction?

Finishing its current season with the very intense The Final Problem, and potentially serving as a series finale as well, Sherlock has, once again, come and went from our lives and left a deep, never-ending void where a new episode should be, with intense withdrawl symptoms and an inability to ...

Read More »

Marvel’s Agents of SHIELD “The Patriot” Recap Review

Quake is America’s new hero, Mace just wanted to help, and Coulson is now calling the shots. While holding a press conference to clear Agent Daisy Johnson to the public, Mace survives an attempt on his life from a Watch Dogs sniper, using the podium to block the exploding round. ...

Read More »

THE X-FILES RE-OPENED: 2.01-Little Green Men/2.02-The Host

When season two of The X-Files debuted at the end of the summer of 1995 on BBC 2, I was beyond excited that the series was returning and I would finally get to see what would happen next following the cataclysmic events of The Erlenmeyer Flask. Suffice to say, eleven ...

Read More »

Marvel’s Luke Cage “Take it Personal” Recap Review

Claire throws out the science, Luke is his brother’s keeper, and #thisstopsnow Despite complications and relying on a lot of unknown variables, Claire and Dr. Burstein manage to break through Luke’s skin and remove the shrapnel, allowing his supercells to do the rest of the healing on their own. Back ...

Read More »

Marvel’s Agents of SHIELD 4.09 Broken Promises Recap Review

Daisy and Mace work on their trust, Sen. Nadeer welcomes her brother home, and the robot-murder-apocalypse has begun. Quake has quickly moved from being a known terrorist to becoming the most famous SHIELD agent after Mace spun a publicity story about her being undercover. But while America loves her, Mace ...

Read More »

THE X-FILES RE-OPENED: 1.24-The Erlenmeyer Flask

Broadcast on BBC television in February of 1995 (yes, this was a time when UK television was very comfortable in being a full season behind with regards to a US television series what with the internet and spoilers not being a constant threat like today), my ten-year old self, soon ...

Read More »

Marvel’s Luke Cage 1.09 Recap Review

Power Man heads down to Georgia, Mariah tries to restore the balance, and Misty takes her control back. After assaulting Claire in an interrogation, Misty finds herself answering the questions. To analyze her recent and uncharacteristic behavior, a psychiatrist has been brought in, someone who has spent time wearing the ...

Read More »

Geekly Trends! Dead Rising 4, Sherlock, Felicia Day, and Hollyweed

This week’s geekly trends are Dead Rising 4, Sherlock, Felicia Day’s big announcement, and Hollyweed Trey Guillory Trey Anthony Guillory (a.k.a. Trey Guillotine) is an aspiring journalist, a YouTuber, and a huge nerd.

Read More »

Tune In Tonight – Series Premiere of Beyond on Freeform

Freeform

A new series is premiering tonight, January 2nd on Freeform. Beyond is a one-hour drama about Holden, a young man who wakes up from a coma after 12 years and discovers new abilities that propel him into the middle of a dangerous conspiracy. Now Holden must try and figure out what ...

Read More »

Marvel’s Luke Cage 1.08 Recap Review

Luke gets shot, Shades wants Mariah to win, and Diamondback steps out of the shadows. A shot from out of the darkness buries itself into Luke’s gut. Claire acts quickly to get him to a safe place so she can examine the wound. Only moments before it seemed impossible for ...

Read More »

Doctor Who and Princess Leia

This week’s geekly trends are Doctor Who’s Christmas Special, Roller Coaster Tycoon, a celebrity split up, and the passing of Carrie Fisher. Trey Guillory Trey Anthony Guillory (a.k.a. Trey Guillotine) is an aspiring journalist, a YouTuber, and a huge nerd.

Read More »

Geekly Trends : A Truck with a Thing on it

This week’s geekly trends are Marvel’s fireside videos, a new X-Men TV show, and DLC for Watch Dogs 2 and Minecraft. Trey Guillory Trey Anthony Guillory (a.k.a. Trey Guillotine) is an aspiring journalist, a YouTuber, and a huge nerd.

Read More »

Marvel’s Agents of SHIELD 4.08 Mid Season Finale Recap Review

The media is covering a potential threat in Los Angeles, SHIELD sends in the big guns, and doesn’t anyone remember Ultron?! After Dr. Morrow’s escape from SHIELD, he prepares for the next step in evolution of his powers. SHIELD, drawing the attention from the media, surrounds his hideout and prepares ...

Read More »

Marvel’s Agents of SHIELD “Slingshot” Recap Review

With Daisy rejoining SHIELD, Elena makes sure they get their story straight. After the Ghostrider disappeared into another dimension with Dr. Morrow, Daisy traded in her fugitive status for that of a SHIELD agent once again. But all is not forgiven as Elena and Daisy prepare to answer questions about ...

Read More »

THE X-FILES RE-OPENED: 1.22-Born Again/1.23-Roland

This week’s edition of The X-Files Re-Opened features reviews of Born Again and Roland. Born Again is about spiritual revenge from beyond the grave with a resurrection theme. Roland on the other hand is about spiritual revenge from beyond the grave with a…err…resurrection theme? Yes, bizarrely, and most likely by ...

Read More »