Tonight’s Episode of Defiance…

…was the last – for me. I tried, truly I did! I had such high hopes. I’ve yet to say, “That was awesome!” Or to sit in bemused wonder at the end of an episode. The actions and reactions of the characters are implausible and the plot each week is weak and pointless. Every Monday from 9 to 10 p.m. there is a constant stream of “Why?” “Why would they do that?” “That was another gratuitous scene.” “This makes no sense.” “Really???” So, no more torturing myself – and my husband!

Still loving Warehouse 13, though! (Monday 10-11 p.m. EST) Don’t ask me why I can suspend disbelief for one and not the other. Better writers? Funny lines? Cool historical artifacts? Whatever. 🙂

Defiance – Mini Review

As I watched the second episode, I kept thinking the show would be better if Nolan and Irisa were just salvagers trying to make their way to the beaches of Antarctica. Maybe picking up characters along the way. Or maybe I’m just desperately wanting it to be more like Firefly.

Arch left standing, but nothing else. Easy access all around for alien invasion.

I have too many unanswered questions. Like, Continue reading

Defiance, Syfy’s New Futuristic Series

I had no idea a new series was about to suck me in when I turned it to the Syfy channel a couple of nights ago (Mon. 4/15/13), looking for the next episode of another series. Mr. Lis’Anne and I totally forgot last week was the season finale of that one. We’ve been impatiently awaiting the return of Falling Skies and I wondered what we were going to do with our thumb-twiddling time while in series limbo.

Defiance-SyFy | Lis'Anne Harris

I sure hope this new show, Defiance, Continue reading