Angela Lansbury A Brilliant Life And Career

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Born October 16, 1925 in Poplar, London England, Angela Brigid Lansbury has been a very successful actress and singer and writer for many decades.  She once said “Providing I can put one foot in front of the other I will continue to act”. Angela’s mother was an Irish born actress Moyna McGill and her father […]

AHS: Asylum “Tricks and Treats”

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Fading in with a scream, this episode begins by picking up where it left of in the beginning of the previous episode.  Newlyweds Leo and Teresa are in the rotting, abandoned asylum in present day, and Leo’s arm has been ripped off by an unseen killer.  His identity is revealed when Teresa attempts to flee, […]

Alan Alda A Life And Career

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Alphonso Joseph D’Abruzzo (better known as Alan Alda) was born January 28, 1936 in the Bronx in New York.  His father was an actor known as Robert Alda. (His birth name was Alphonso Guiseppi Giovanni Roberto D’Abruzzo).  Joan Brown was Alan’s mother.  She was a former showgirl and had once been crowned Miss New York. […]

The Munsters Fan’s Favorite Episodes

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Herman takes midnight strolls, Grandpa turns into a wolf, Herman is in an automobile accident.  These are the themes of the three episodes of the Munsters listed below: “Walk on the Mild Side”, 1964 Herman is unable to sleep at night worrying about his high electric bills.  To relieve some of the stress he starts […]

Three Classic Perry Mason Episodes

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Perry Mason was always one of my all-time favorite television series.  Watching Perry, Della Street and Paul Drake solve their cases each week was totally enjoyable viewing.  Here is just a glimpse into three of their shows: “The Case of the Fickle Fortune”, 1961 An honest (if not too bright) civil servant, Ralph Duncan goes […]

The Walking Dead, Season 3 Premiere: “Seed”

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Warning: Spoilers ahead. The teaser opening for the season portrays a group that has changed much since the close of Season 2.  Lori’s pregnancy is advanced, every member of the group has become a seasoned marksman, and Carl, although still a child in body, has clearly aged beyond his years.  There is a profound moment […]

Little House On the Prairie – 3 Episodes

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Watching an episode of “Little House on the Prairie” really held your interest throughout the entire show.  You knew before the show started that it would be based on some family values and would be something for the entire family to enjoy.  Here are 3 of the episodes I consider favorites: “Whisper Country”, 1978 Rev. […]

Gilligan’s Island: A Will, A Hunter and Vegetables

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A Will, A Hunter and Vegetables.  What do these have to do with Gilligan’s Island?  They are each the theme of one episode of the series.  Perhaps you remember these shows which are some of my favorites: “Pass The Vegetables Please”, 1966 One day when Gilligan is out fishing he hooks a crate of vegetable […]

Touched By An Angel Three Classic Episodes

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Touched By an Angel is always an uplifting show.  The angels, Monica, Tess and Andrew devote themselves to trying to help their assignments find their way.  Here are a few of my favorite episodes: Till Death Do Us Part, 1999 Jordan Avery is about to turn 40 and his wife Molly plans a birthday party.  […]

Three Golden Girls Fun Episodes

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Watching an episode of the Golden Girls is always enjoyable.  These four gals have great outlooks on life.  Here are just three of the many shows I’ve really liked. The Days and Nights of Sophia Petrillo, 1988 This episode shows something of Sophia’s life outside the house and her three roommates.  One morning eighty two […]