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REVIEW: Unforgettable – CBS (Tuesday, 10:00 p.m.)

Unforgettable is just your typical, cookie-cutter, vanilla, bland police procedural where someone dies in the beginning, the detectives investigate, there’s a couple of suspects along the way and a twist about 45 minutes into it, with a little misdirection and then the real suspect is exposed and in true “CSI”/”Scooby Doo, Where Are You?” fashion, the real culprit (sans attorney) admits everything and the then laments how they could have gotten away with it. It’s well cast, the performances are fine, it’s shot well, the storytelling is OK (if not entirely original) and the pace is decent, but then again, it’s hard to screw up a show when your playing Police Procedural Mad Libs (and no, it’s no coincidence that the creator of Mad Libs was the late Leonard Stern, well known television writer and producer). Continue reading

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REVIEW: New Girl – FOX (Tuesday, 9:00 p.m.)

Welcome to The ‘Tastic’s first new show review of the Fall 2011 season. Due to the incredible number of new shows and potentially quality shows this Fall season, we are going to be making this Fall’s reviews a lot shorter than we have in the past unless it’s a show that really just blows our socks off and needs further examination. Unfortunately, as cute as FOX’s New Girl is, it doesn’t quite fall into that category. Continue reading

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The CW Announces Fall 2011 Schedule Premiere Dates

We don’t have a section of the blog for “Crap We Don’t Care About,” but we are considering it for obligatory entries such as The CW’s Fall Premiere Dates. Continue reading

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More Fall 2011 Cast Shakeups – FOX: Saffron Burrows Leaving Bones Spinoff, The Finder… Damon Wayans, Jr. Leaving New Girl

Before their pilot episodes will even air this Fall, two lead cast members from two of FOX’s new series are leaving their respective shows.  Saffron Burrows, who played Ike on the Bones back-door pilot for the new series The Finder is … Continue reading

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Meet The CW’s New Shows For 2011 – 2012 (VIDEOS!)… And Watch How We Tear Them Apart (Preview – Review)

As promised, The ‘Tastic is proud to present the first-look trailers for all of The CW’s new shows what little there are. Along with synopses and videos, in true TV-Tastic-style we’ll give you a preview assessment of each of the … Continue reading

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ALERT! The CW Announces 2011 – 2012 Schedule

Here it is, folks, direct from The CW’s Upfront Advertising Event, The CW’s’s 2011 – 2012 Primetime Programming Schedule (scroll down for complete schedule).  We’ll be doing a preview assessment on all of the new shows as well as providing trailers later shorttly. … Continue reading

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Meet ABC’s New Shows For 2011 – 2012 (VIDEOS!)… And Watch How We Tear Them Apart (Preview – Review)

“The ‘Tastic Says: You FAIL!” As promised, The ‘Tastic is proud to present the first-look trailers for all of ABC’s new shows… and there are a lot of them (you can see the full Fall schedule right here.).  Along with … Continue reading

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