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Jon Barr - TV Editor

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Jon Barr is a comedian and TV Phanatic. Yeah, he meant to spell it that way. It's like the Philly Phanatic, like from Philadelphia, because he's from - you get it. He loves good TV & mocking bad TV. You can find him all over the web.
Long Dumb Road

REVIEW: ‘THE LONG DUMB ROAD’ Is Short And Sweet

The Long Dumb Road is a pretty straightforward premise. The film is a comedy where two dudes with very different personalities go on a road...
Flash

‘THE FLASH’ S5 Ep. 5 Review: “All Doll’d Up”

The ever-changing dynamics of the West-Allen family finally reach a resolution. While SUPERGIRL and ARROW have struggled to center their heroes, THE FLASH succeeds....
Arrow

‘ARROW’ S7 Ep. 5 Review: “The Demon”

ARROW's "The Demon" suffers from a bit of a misnomer. The episode title implies that the focus will be on The Demon, who turns...
Detective Pikachu

No, Alex Hirsch Didn’t Write ‘DETECTIVE PIKACHU’

The first trailer for DETECTIVE PIKACHU dropped today, sending the internet into a frenzy. Dropping in May 2019, DETECTIVE PIKACHU is directed and co-written...
SUPERGIRL

‘SUPERGIRL’ S4 Ep. 5 Review: “Parasite Lost”

"Parasite Lost" is a lot like "Ahimsa," last week's episode. The episode-specific story is probably the weakest element of the action. However, SUPERGIRL balances...
Arrow

‘ARROW’ S7 Ep. 4 Review: “Level Two”

ARROW continues its seventh season with another okay episode. Despite what the episode title promises, "Level Two" really doesn't raise the stakes. So far,...
Supergirl

‘SUPERGIRL’ S4 Ep. 4 Review: “Ahimsa”

SUPERGIRL has its first lull in the season with "Ahimsa." Lull is a relative term, in this case, as the episode isn't bad. However,...
Flash

‘THE FLASH’ S5 Ep. 4 Review: “News Flash”

THE FLASH continues its trend of building a strong season-long narrative with Nora and Cicada. "News Flash" is all about Fake News, as the...
Arrow

‘ARROW’ S7 Ep. 3 Review: “Crossing Lines”

ARROW continues down its Arrow-less path, but with a little more success. "Crossing Lines" works to explore what the new season's tone is. Each...
Supergirl

‘SUPERGIRL’ S4 Ep. 3 Review: “Man of Steel”

SUPERGIRL spends its third episode this season without its hero. 'Man of Steel' has Supergirl benched, as she deals with a bad case of...
Flash

‘THE FLASH’ S5 Ep. 3 Review: “The Death of Vibe”

The Flash delivers another interesting episode that delves deeper into certain characters. The episode that promises the death of Vibe doesn't deliver said death...
Netflix

Should Netflix And The Heroes For Hire Go The ‘RAGNAROK’ Route?

Marvel shows Luke Cage & Iron Fist were both suddenly cancelled the past couple weeks. Both shows were axed after two seasons. However, this...
Arrow

‘ARROW’ S7 Ep. 2 Review: “The Longbow Hunters”

"The Longbow Hunters" sets up a weak status quo for the season. The more ARROW commits to a season without the Green Arrow, the...
Supergirl

‘SUPERGIRL’ S4 Ep. 2 Review: “Fallout”

Supergirl's second episode of the season comes in with a lot of the same stuff from last week. "Fallout" touches on a lot of the same...
The Flash

‘THE FLASH’ S5 Ep. 2 Review: “Blocked”

CW's The Flash has a second strong episode as season five kicks off. Following the fun introduction of Nora last week, "Blocked" sets up the...
Arrow

‘ARROW’ S7 Ep. 1 Review: “Inmate 4587”

ARROW comes back with an episode full of mysteries. The show heralds in a new season with Oliver behind bars, Team Arrow split up,...
Supergirl

‘SUPERGIRL’ S4 Ep. 1 Review: “The American Alien”

Supergirl returns to the CW with a new time slot and a solid new story. "The American Alien" sets up a clear new path for...
The Flash

‘THE FLASH’ S5 Ep. 1 Review: “Nora”

CW's The Flash returns with a solid season premiere. Following the show's arguably best season, The Flash kicks off season five with a new West-Allen. Most of...
Zainab Johnson

Comedian Zainab Johnson Talks ‘UNPROTECTED SETS’

Born and raised in New York, Zainab Johnson is an incredibly hilarious comedian, whose comedy is based on her unique point of view, which...
My Hero Academia

‘MY HERO ACADEMIA’ Episode 63 Review: “Unrivaled”

MY HERO ACADEMIA wraps up its third season with a fine episode. Considering all that's happened this season, "Unrivaled" does feel like a drop...
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