Chicago Justice: 1×13 – Tycoon

🌟🌟🌟🌟 A crane collapses at a construction site and kills the son-in-law of wealthy real estate developer, Frank Linden. Nagel and Antonio, with the help of CFD Chief Boden discover that the collapse wasn’t actually an accident. The team digs into Linden, who has made many enemies, more dangerous friends, and is accustomed to using […]

Chicago Fire: 5×22 – My Miracle

🌟🌟🌟🌟 A dangerous warehouse fire puts truck and squad at risk. Tensions are high for Dawson and Casey when Dawson’s father overstays his welcome at their home. Meanwhile, Casey continues to fight for his first responders bill, Mouch makes a serious decision regarding his future and Herrmann goes to tremendous lengths to make a young […]

This Is Us: 1×01 – Pilot

🌟🌟🌟🌟 Randall finds his biological father; Kevin falls into a personal crisis; Kate finds herself at a low point; Rebecca goes into labor six weeks premature. I remember being in two minds as to whether I was going to give this show a go when I first saw the trailer and then decided against it […]

Designated Survivor: 1×21 – Brace For Impact

🌟🌟🌟🌟 Hannah Wells must stop the conspiracy from carrying out a final attack while President Kirkman authorizes a nationwide manhunt for the mastermind behind it all. Given the events of this season I was terrified which part of the government would get blown up or main character shot in this episode but as it turned […]

Ransom: 1×13 – Bulletproof

🌟🌟🌟🌟 Eric must work with a past adversary to stop a hacker from activating explosions worldwide unless the NSA surrenders access to their confidential files. So the whole season has been building towards the reveal of why Maxine has been keeping in touch with her mother’s killer.  Well, it turns out it is not for […]

Chicago Med: 2×23 – Love Hurts

🌟🌟🌟🌟 A new hotshot doctor arrives at Chicago Med causing competition for Dr. Rhodes (Colin Donnell). Dr. Halstead (Nick Gehlfuss) and Dr. Manning (Torrey DeVitto) work together to diagnose a Syrian refugee without a medical record. When Robin (guest star Mekia Cox) is admitted back into the hospital for more complications, Dr. Reese (Rachel DiPillo) […]

Code Black: 2×16 – Fallen Angels

🌟🌟🌟🌟 The doctors work with the Center for Disease Control and Prevention to find an antidote to the deadly viral outbreak at Angels Memorial. Also, Leanne makes a life-changing decision, and Jesse welcomes a new batch of residents Well, I think it’s fair to say that this show never stops surprising me.  First, this season […]

Criminal Minds: Beyond Border: 2×09 – Blowback

★★★★ The International Response Team is investigated by the FBI after a mission in Kurjikistan results in the death of a suspect. Aka the episode where Monty kicked verbal kickass. I’ve never been a massive fan of his but he really won my respect in this episode.  In fact the show as a whole has […]

Ransom: 1×01 – The Return

★★★★ Top crisis and hostage negotiator Eric Beaumont uses his insight into human behavior to resolve the most difficult kidnap and ransom cases, and save lives. So a show which is like a combination of Flashpoint and Standoff?  Of course I was going to give it a try, especially since it has Nazneen Contractor in […]

Conviction: 1×04 – Mother's Little Burden

★★★★ Hayes’ recent transgressions spark a media firestorm. Meanwhile, she and the team tackle the highly sensitive case of a mother, Penny, convicted for the death of her autistic son. The state’s most compelling evidence originated from Penny’s own video blog, expressing her frustrations and fears about her violent son. While the CIU team tracks […]