These are the things I've written that are tagged "television"

Batman: The Animated Series Writer’s Bible

13 December 2009

Brought you by the magic of the internet (PDF). Of personal interest to me: NO STORIES ABOUT BATMAN’S ORIGIN If only Hollywood would’ve listened. The document itself is full of reasons why Batman: TAS is still the best Batman-related media outside of the comics-sphere, but the above rings truest to me.

Edward Woodward (1930 – 2009)

16 November 2009

BBC News has the standard obit covered, for a less formal take, see British filmmaker Edgar Wright’s tribute. I used to watch The Equalizer all the time in reruns at a kid, and the Wicker Man is one of my favorite films, and one of the best British horror films ever. Nobody had a poker […]

Nickelodeon’s New Logo

04 August 2009

… is not very good. I wonder how many millions it cost them to have someone make their logo worse? I have many fond memories of Nickelodeon properties on my TV (Rocko’s Modern Life, the first series of Rugrats, Invader Zim, the crappy foreign-produced ‘toons they’d show during school hours), and it’s sad to see […]

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