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.

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Brooklyn Nine-Nine (Season 5)

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

Verdict – 3/5

 

Pros –
1) The fast-paced quality of the show is not declined even after 5 seasons.
2) Dropped by FOX, picked by NBC.
3) Cameos: Danny Trejo, Reginald VelJohnson

 

Cons –
1) Melissa Fumero as Amy Santiago – lost her charm

 

Quote –
“Title Of Your Sex Tape”

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) 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.

The Big Bang Theory (Season 11)

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

Verdict – 1/5

Pros –
1) Stuart remains the only character who is still true to its character.

 

Cons –
1) Each and every character of this sit-com is getting more annoying with every passing episode.
2) It’s no longer a geeks show, now it’s a first-world-problems-show
3) The guest celebrities are adding insult to injury

 

Quote –
Sheldon: Hello, Arthur.
Arthur: What part of “Rest in Peace” don’t you understand?

Brooklyn Nine-Nine (Season 4)

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

 

Verdict – 4/5

 

Pros –

 

1) Better writing and fast-paced storylines (as always)
2) Cliffhanger finale.
3) #BlackLivesMatters in Ep – 16
4) Andre Braugher – gotta give it to him – 4 seasons and never out of character.A deadpan character in a sit-com.

 

Cons –

 

N/A

 

 

Quote –

 

 

Jake : I hope you like sharing my one grey towel.
Amy : Was it grey when you bought it?
Jake : I didn’t buy it. It was in the apartment when I moved in.

Brooklyn Nine-Nine (Season 3)

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

Verdict – 3/5

 

Pros –
1) The fun continues in the precinct with interesting stories and cheesy one-liners
2) Adrian Pimento story-arc culminating the season with a “Goodfellas” ending

 

Cons –
N/A

 

 

Quote –
Terry: It’s stock, one million shares!
Jake: Oh, my God!
Terry:… Of Blockbuster Video stock.
Jake: What? Is that bad? I still have a Blockbuster card. WHAT HAPPENED TO BLOCKBUSTER?!