TV Spoilers & Speculation Corner: 7/20/11

This entry is part 3 of 26 in the series Spoilers 2011: Part 2

This week, we have spoilers for Supernatural:

Supernatural (Friday nights, 9pm, CW)
By Paula R. Stiles

Today’s the first day of Comic-Con (which Heather S. Vina will be covering for us), with tonight including a showing of the anime version of Supernatural. The moderator of the Supernatural panel (Eric Goldman) on Sunday morning has also released a list of the guests of honour, including: …

Paula R. StilesTV Spoilers & Speculation Corner: 7/20/11

Supernatural: New Jersey “Supernatural” Convention, July 2011

By Jessica Yourdon

I knew, from the moment that I saw that Jared Padalecki was signed up for Creation Entertainment’s Supernatural Convention in New Jersey, I had to go. I actually purchased my photo op ticket with him the day they went on sale.

Photo credit: Jessica Yourdon, 2011

Early Friday morning, my friend Elizabeth and I made our drive to New Jersey. We had made it in record time and, unfortunately, got in the registration line too early for …

Teh JessicaSupernatural: New Jersey “Supernatural” Convention, July 2011

Retro Recap and Review: Supernatural 3.03: Bad Day at Black Rock

This entry is part 3 of 16 in the series Supernatural Season 3

By Paula R. Stiles

[spoilers for season three ahoy]

Tagline: Vengeful hunters, a cold-blooded relics thief, more of John’s hidden past, and a cursed rabbit’s foot make for a unique day in the life of Sam and Dean Winchester.

Recap: Then recap of Dean’s deal, psycho hunter Gordon Walker’s arrest and Ruby’s unmasking as a demon/offer to save Dean from his deal. Cut to Now and a …

Paula R. StilesRetro Recap and Review: Supernatural 3.03: Bad Day at Black Rock

TV Spoilers & Speculation Corner: 7/13/11

This entry is part 2 of 26 in the series Spoilers 2011: Part 2

This week, we have spoilers for Supernatural:

Supernatural (Friday nights, 9pm, CW)
By Paula R. Stiles

Things are swinging into action as we move toward Comic-Con next week. There was a Creation Con in New Jersey and cast spoilers (not all of them confirmed). But first, the big news: season seven will get 23 episodes not 22, reportedly so that we will get a …

Paula R. StilesTV Spoilers & Speculation Corner: 7/13/11

Retro Recap and Review: Supernatural 2.10: Hunted

This entry is part 10 of 21 in the series Supernatural Season 2

By Paula R. Stiles

[spoilers ahoy]

Tagline: After learning what John told Dean at the beginning of season two, Sam takes off. But he soon regrets it when a young woman tracks him down and tells him she’s had a prophetic dream of his murder.

Recap: Minute-long recap of the Psykids storyline (which makes even less sense now than it did in season two. Hmm). Then we …

Paula R. StilesRetro Recap and Review: Supernatural 2.10: Hunted

Review: Supernatural: Friday the 13th (2009)

By Paula R. Stiles

[spoilers ahoy]

Friday the 13th (2009). Director: Marcus Nispel. Cast: Jared Padalecki, Danielle Panabaker, Amanda Righetti, Derek Mears. Country: USA.

Summer 1980: Mad Mrs. Voorhees (an unrecognizable Nana Visitor) loses her head while picking off a bunch of teenage counselors at Camp Crystal Lake, where her son Jason (Derek Mears) had once presumably drowned. But it turns out he’s alive and a disfigured recluse, living in a series of tunnels under an enormous pot farm in …

Paula R. StilesReview: Supernatural: Friday the 13th (2009)

TV Spoilers & Speculation Corner: 7/6/11

This entry is part 1 of 26 in the series Spoilers 2011: Part 2

This week, we have spoilers for Supernatural:

Grimm‘s series premiere has been announced–Friday, October 21 at 9pm.

Supernatural (Friday nights, 9pm, CW)
By Paula R. Stiles

First off, we have the Great Tumblr Hoax mentioned in the comments section last week. It had Sam and Dean in Heaven and Castiel trying to persuade Dean to “accept” his heaven. It was reputedly a leak of …

Paula R. StilesTV Spoilers & Speculation Corner: 7/6/11

Review: Supernatural: Batman: Under the Red Hood (2010)

By Paula R. Stiles

[spoilers ahead]

Batman: Under the Red Hood (2010). Director: Brandon Vietti. Cast: Bruce Greenwood, Jensen Ackles, John Di Maggio, Neil Patrick Harris. Country: USA.

Batman’s teenage sidekick Jason Todd (as the second Robin) is murdered by the Joker. Five years later, a new vigilante, calling himself the “Red Hood”, arrives in Gotham. He’s highly trained, knows all of Batman’s moves, and even knows Batman’s true identity, Bruce Wayne. Who is he and why is he “cleaning …

Paula R. StilesReview: Supernatural: Batman: Under the Red Hood (2010)

Retro Recap and Review: Supernatural 1.19: Provenance

This entry is part 19 of 22 in the series Supernatural Season 1

By Paula R. Stiles

[spoilers ahoy]

Tagline: Sam and Dean investigate a haunted family portrait. But which family member is doing the killing?

Recap: No recap. The episode begins in New Paltz, New York, with an amorous (and wealthy) young couple named “Mark and Ann Telesca”, putting up a painting that the husband just bought at an estate sale. It’s a Victorian-style portrait of a small family, …

Paula R. StilesRetro Recap and Review: Supernatural 1.19: Provenance

TV Spoilers & Speculation Corner: 6/29/11

This entry is part 26 of 26 in the series Spoilers 2011: Part 1

This week, we have spoilers for Supernatural, as well as some premiere dates for new genre shows:

The CW’s teen witches drama Secret Circle is scheduled to premiere on September 15. FOX’s dinosaur adventure, Terra Nova, debuts September 26. ABC’s fairy tale fantasy, Once Upon a Time, doesn’t start until October 26. No premiere date yet for NBC’s Grimm or any of the …

Paula R. StilesTV Spoilers & Speculation Corner: 6/29/11

Review: Supernatural: The Winchester Arcana

By Paula R. Stiles

I’ve long thought it would be fun to have an episode centered on the tarot. So, imagine my cheer at discovering the next best thing – an LJ group devoted to creating tarot art based on Supernatural themes: The Winchester Arcana. We’ve dealt with Lovecraft tarots in the past, even had a Monster Byte (and a story coming up in our Gothic anthology, Candle in the Attic Window). The Supernatural one has …

Paula R. StilesReview: Supernatural: The Winchester Arcana

Retro Recap and Review: Supernatural 4.14: Sex and Violence

This entry is part 9 of 21 in the series Supernatural Season 4

By Paula R. Stiles

[spoilers ahoy]

Tagline: Sam and Dean hunt a creature that seduces men and then turns them on those they love best.

Recap: Then recap of Dean finding out that Sam has been screwing around with Ruby.

Cut to Now, where a woman is banging meat with a tenderizer. She stops when she sees her husband arrive home and get out of his car. …

Paula R. StilesRetro Recap and Review: Supernatural 4.14: Sex and Violence