Review: Once Upon a Time 2.04: The Crocodile

This entry is part 4 of 22 in the series Once Upon a Time Season 2

By Heather S. Vina

Written by: David H. Goodman and Robert Hull

Recap: Storybrooke: Belle is having a nightmare that Gold really hasn’t changed from the old Rumpelstiltskin into a kinder, less-evil version. She leaves her room in his house and goes to find him, only to discover that he’s got a workshop in the basement where he’s weaving straw into gold to make …

Heather S. VinaReview: Once Upon a Time 2.04: The Crocodile

TV Spoilers & Speculation Corner: 11/14/12

This entry is part 20 of 26 in the series Spoilers 2012: Part 2

This week, we have more news and spoilers about upcoming books and DVDs, Once Upon a Time, Doctor Who and Supernatural.

Horrific Reads, Bloody Off the Press
By Nathaniel Katz

Had I set out to imagine the perfect collection to not only entice my own interest but to perfectly kick off a list of new releases on Innsmouth Free Press’ site, I could not …

IFPTV Spoilers & Speculation Corner: 11/14/12

Recap and Review: Supernatural 8.04: Bitten

This entry is part 4 of 23 in the series Supernatural Season 8

By Paula R. Stiles

[spoilers ahoy for several seasons]

Tagline: While investigating a murder, the brothers discover some found footage about three kids who go mucking about in wolfing out.

Recap: No recap. We start with a room, blood all over the walls, shoes with the feet still in them on the floor, sappy music on the stereo (Apparently, it’s “What’s the Matter” by Milo Greene). Gotta …

Paula R. StilesRecap and Review: Supernatural 8.04: Bitten

Recap and Review: Supernatural 8.03: Heartache

This entry is part 3 of 23 in the series Supernatural Season 8

By Paula R. Stiles

[spoilers ahoy for several seasons]

Tagline: Jensen Ackles directs an episode in which the brothers investigate a series of heartless victims. This being Supernatural, that’s literal.

Recap: One-minute recap of Sam wanting to retire, a little bit of Kevin, and Dean going stabbity on demons.

Cut to Now and a fit guy jogging through a park at night in Minneapolis. As …

Paula R. StilesRecap and Review: Supernatural 8.03: Heartache

TV Spoilers & Speculation Corner: 11/07/12

This entry is part 19 of 26 in the series Spoilers 2012: Part 2

This week, we have more news and spoilers about upcoming books and DVDs, Once Upon a Time and Supernatural.

Horrific Reads, Bloody Off the Press
By Nathaniel Katz

Usually, writing a column of new horror releases is an exercise in pruning down and sorting. Amazon and the genre’s publishers spit their new releases towards me, and I hack my way through, chop away the utterly …

IFPTV Spoilers & Speculation Corner: 11/07/12

TV Spoilers & Speculation Corner: 10/31/12: The Halloween Edition!

This entry is part 18 of 26 in the series Spoilers 2012: Part 2

Happy Halloween, folks! This week, we have more news and spoilers about upcoming books and DVDs, Once Upon a Time and Supernatural.

Horrific Reads, Bloody Off the Press
By Nathaniel Katz

With Halloween here, the time seems ideal to worship At Fear’s Altar. Even moving past how easy the title is to cheekily work into sentences, Richard Gavin’s new collection of Weird Fiction has …

IFPTV Spoilers & Speculation Corner: 10/31/12: The Halloween Edition!

TV Spoilers & Speculation Corner: 10/24/12

This entry is part 17 of 26 in the series Spoilers 2012: Part 2

This week, we have our news and spoilers about upcoming books and DVDs, Once Upon a Time and Supernatural.

Horrific Reads, Bloody Off the Press
By Nathaniel Katz

Somehow I don’t think I’ll be surprising anyone when I say that the first week of October ramps up steadily when it comes to horror until it reaches genuine landslide proportions just before Halloween. Luckily for the …

IFPTV Spoilers & Speculation Corner: 10/24/12

Review: Once Upon a Time 2.03: Lady of the Lake

This entry is part 3 of 22 in the series Once Upon a Time Season 2

By Heather S. Vina

[spoilers ahead]

Written by: Andrew Chambliss and Ian Goldberg

Recap: Fairytale Land of the Past: Snow and Charming are with their army at camp, making their attack plans, when Red comes in and tells them that King George’s men are coming and they need to leave. Charming doesn’t want to, but they end up having to split up when the …

Heather S. VinaReview: Once Upon a Time 2.03: Lady of the Lake

Recap and Review: Supernatural 8.02: What’s Up, Tiger Mommy?

This entry is part 2 of 23 in the series Supernatural Season 8

By Paula R. Stiles

[spoilers ahoy for several seasons]

Tagline: The brothers rescue Kevin’s mother and attend an auction of rare objects to snap up a Word of God. But Crowley may be one step ahead of them.

Recap: One-minute-and-ten-second Then recap of the season premiere, with backstory.

Cut to Now and Chicago, Illinois. A young bank teller (who is both blonde and buxom, and what the …

Paula R. StilesRecap and Review: Supernatural 8.02: What’s Up, Tiger Mommy?

Review: Once Upon a Time 2.02: We Are Both

This entry is part 2 of 22 in the series Once Upon a Time Season 2

By Heather S. Vina

Written by: Jane Espenson

[spoilers ahead]

Recap: Storybrooke. The Dwarves, led and urged on by Grumpy, decide to try and cross the barrier to town and see what happens. They draw straws and Sneezy gets the short one. He goes across. Something magical happens to him, erasing all of his memories of his real identity and cementing the Storybrooke false …

Heather S. VinaReview: Once Upon a Time 2.02: We Are Both

Review: Date Night: Grimm 2.06: Over My Dead Body Notes

This entry is part 6 of 23 in the series Grimm Season 2

By J. Keith Haney

[Major spoilers ahead]

“Whilst he thus gazed before him, he saw a snake creep out of a corner of the vault and approach the dead body.”

This time, our opening scene for the quote plays out at an airport. A private jet is pulling in for a landing. A pretty boy bodyguard steps out, wearing all black like any respectable James Bond henchman …

JHaneyReview: Date Night: Grimm 2.06: Over My Dead Body Notes

TV Spoilers & Speculation Corner: 10/17/12

This entry is part 16 of 26 in the series Spoilers 2012: Part 2

This week, we have our news and spoilers about upcoming books and DVDs, Once Upon a Time and Supernatural.

Horrific Reads, Bloody Off the Press
By Nathaniel Katz

Rob DeBorde’s Portlandtown: A Tale of the Oregon Wyldes brings us to the Weird West.

Chernobyl Diaries, now on DVD, comes from Oren Peli of Paranormal Activity fame. It brings tourists, radioactive wastelands and worse things, …

IFPTV Spoilers & Speculation Corner: 10/17/12