Senile Sci-Fi Reviews: Supergirl

Senile Sci-Fi Reviews: Supergirl

By: Richard Griffith
Author: Lady Excalibur and Levi Garret, Space Detective series
These are the thoughts and ramblings of an old author and his views on science fiction, past and present.

"Stronger Together" -- When Kara's (Melissa Benoist) attempts to help National City don't go according to plan, she must put aside the doubts that she -- and the city's media -- has about her abilities in order to capture an escapee from the Kryptonian prison, Fort Rozz, when SUPERGIRL moves to its regular time period, Monday, Nov. 2 (8:00-9:00 PM, ET/PT) on the CBS Television Network. Photo: Cliff Lipson/CBS ©2015 CBS Broadcasting, Inc. All Rights Reserved

“Stronger Together”

First let me begin with a personal note. My latest work, Mirror of Spies, was released on Sept 21, so give it a look and leave a review.
Now, on to why you’re really reading this article: a very attractive young woman in a blue and red cape and skirt.
Now maybe it’s a stretch to call this true sci-fi, but with all the gadgets, aliens and spaceships I think it will fit.
Now most of you know the story of the girl from Kyrpton sent to Earth with her cousin to keep an eye on him. But there are a few twists and turns in this show that keep it a little more unpredictable, even to the hard core comic book fans. [click to continue…]


The Android’s Day

Specialized Review of Dark Matter 205: “We Voted Not To Space You”

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Before I begin, here are a few notes about this review:

  1. There WILL be spoilers!
  2. This review is about Season 2, Episode 5 (7/29/16), but will include things that’ve been developing all season.
  3. This is a specialized review, focusing on the episode’s star character.
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Like many of the series on SciFi /SyFy, Flash Gordon (2007-2008) wasn’t given a fair shot to go beyond one year. The series took the Flash Gordon mythology and expanded it while staying true to many of the basic ideas of comic.

The series stars Eric Johnson as Steven “Flash” Gordon, an all-star athlete.

His former girlfriend, Dale Arden, played by Gina Holden, is a reporter and is engaged to police officer Joe Wylee.

Jody Racicot plays Dr. Hans Zarkov, a former mental patient and scientist who worked with Flash Gordon’s father, Dr. Gordon. [click to continue…]