Roseanne (Season 10)

STORY – 1
DIRECTOR – 1
ACTOR – 1
MUSIC – 0
CULT – 0

Verdict – 3/5

 

Pros –
1) Working-class sit-com; not too many around nowadays.
2) Laurie Metcalf as Jackie Harris – the best character of the series
3) “Go Cubs” – best episode

 

Cons –
1) It’s not a laugh riot. Treat for old fans but not for new viewers.

 

Quote –
Roseanne: Did she just call you ‘Darlene’?
Darlene: Yeah, so what? I don’t have a problem with that.
Jackie: It’s very modern, Roseanne. It allows the parents and the kids to communicate as equals.
Becky: See you, Jackie.
Jackie: Call me ‘Aunt Jackie’, it’s the only title I have.

Last Man Standing (Season 2)

STORY – 1
DIRECTOR – 0
ACTOR – 0
MUSIC – 0
CULT – 0

VERDICT – 1/5

 

Pros –
1) Tim Allen in a Home Improvement spin-off sequel
2) Anti-snowflakes concept

 

Cons –
1) Unfunny plots
2) The weak supporting cast – Nancy Travis as Vanessa, Christoph Sanders as Kyle

 

Quote –
Ed Alzate: Mandy has thousands of friends on the world wide web.
Mike Baxter: And as a parent, you’re always going to be frightened that one of them is a weird, old man.