Modern Family Season 8 Review

modern-family2016-2017   Ι   Season 8   Ι   22 Episodes   Ι   Steven Levitan & Christopher Lloyd

In this season of Modern Family Phil’s dad is finding love, Luke and Manny are applying for colleges and Haley is trying to date an older man. They are all trying to figure out how to deal with their stressful living, but at the end of the day they always have their big, complicated family. 

I love Modern Family so much. I have even re-watched it two times because it’s such an amazing TV-show. It’s definitely the comedy and the families that makes me adore this show so much. I can’t believe we’re on season 8 as well!?! I feel like comedy shows often have it going for them, they usually stay awesome for plenty of seasons and so has this one. After 8 seasons, I can still say that this is a very good and entertaining show. I will however say that many episodes haven’t had the best and most interesting story. Then again, I feel like the characters still makes it interesting and can lift up any episode.

One thing I noticed in season 8 was how some characters really fell back. Luke, Manny, Lily and Alex were some of the characters that definitely didn’t get as much screen time this season. At the same time I felt like Haley, who had at some point also gotten less screen time in the previous season, came more in focus (which was nice). It’s a shame though, since I used to like Luke and Manny together a lot. I wouldn’t say I have a favorite character to be honest. They are all special in their own way and they are all needed to make this big family complete. Got to love Cam and Mitchell though!!

So overall I would say that season 8 has not been the best season but Modern Family can still make me laugh and I am always enjoying every episode, some more than others. This show has plenty of brilliant characters and actors, and they really know how to entertain us. Even though I’m very sad that this season is over, because Modern Family is life, I’m still very happy they got 2 more seasons. Excited for season 9!!

My rating: 7,8/10 👪

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8 Batman Movies Ranked From Best to Worst

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I have watched plenty of Batman movies and I think it’s pretty funny because I’m not a super mega ultra Batman fan. I can’t even decide if I like Batman or Superman more. There’s however something with Batman that makes me want to see everything he’s in. My all time favorite Bat is definitely Christian Bale, and will always be. He’s just so brilliant!! So I realized that I have watched 8 freaking Batman movies. I’m not going to lie though, some were just painful to watch, and some were fantastic. I will therefore rate them from the BEST to the WORST. Oh and btw I was contemplating whether I should include Batman V Superman but since it’s also about Superman I decided to skip it. Okay let’s goooo!


#1 The Dark Knight (2008)

Haha what a shock right? This is such an amazing movie and the Joker is seriously amazing. Yes Joker, I was very serious about that. Christian Bale as Batman and Heath Ledger as the Joker, can we even ask for more?! Super interesting story and very exciting movie. I literally can’t take my eyes of the screen when I watch it.


#2 The Dark Knight Rises (2012)

I had a very hard time choosing the second one because I truly like this one and Batman Begins equally. However since Catwoman is in this one and she’s played by Anne Hathaway (whom I love) I decided to list it as number 2. The story is also very exciting and there are some surprising parts, which I really enjoyed. 


#3 Batman Begins (2005)

So here comes the last one with Bale. Well technically it’s the first one but it’s the last on with Bale on this list. Bloody brilliant (excuse the language) and it really introduces Bruce/Batman in such a good and understandable way.


#4 Batman Forever (1995)

I was very surprised over how much I liked this Batman movie but it was actually very entertaining. The reason why I liked it so much though was because of the Riddler. I love that villain, he is so wicked and fun. Also loved seeing Robin, I’m not that familiar with him so that was something new and exciting.


#5 Batman (1989)

So I guess here’s where it goes down. I liked Michael Keaton as Batman but I really missed that background story about him becoming Batman and the movie had some moments where I wanted an explanation, not just a “you should know this”. Not a super fun story but the Joker was pretty cool.


#6 Batman Returns (1992)

I really like Catwoman and Penguin but they really freaked me out in this movie. They also acted so unnaturally that it almost became annoying. Pretty dull and gloomy movie if I may say so, still liked Michael Keaton as Batman though.


#7 Batman & Robin (1997)

Now this is the only Batman movie where I really didn’t enjoy the one who played Batman. I just don’t think George Clooney was the man for the job, you know not everyone can handle being Batman. Pretty random movie with too many characters and a boring story.


# 8 Batman: The Movie (1966)

I really don’t even know why I watched this one. EVERYTHING LOOKS FAKE!! Even the punches… I have no words, trust me when I say you will be absolutely fine if you don’t watch it.


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Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D. Season 4 Review

agents-shield-season-3-logo2016-2017   Ι   Season 4   Ι   22 Episodes   Ι   Maurissa Tancharoen, Jed Whedon & Joss Whedon

Daisy has run away from S.H.I.E.L.D. and Coulson is doing whatever he can to find her. She stumbles upon a rather unique man called Ghost Rider and they both end up helping Coulson and the rest of the team against evil. Meanwhile, Fitz is helping Radcliffe build a robot which might come with severe consequences.

Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D. has been very up and down for me. I loved it when it first came out, I mean it’s Marvel after all, but I got less and less interested as it went on. The story became less enjoyable, some characters were boring and I wasn’t excited when a new episode came out. My plan was actually to stop watching it after season 3 but I decided to give it one last chance, and I’m so glad I did. Season 4 has been really good, I’m talking really really good. I absolutely loved every single episode with the Ghost Rider, he was so cool and he made Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D. very entertaining. He and Daisy were very fun together and they really matched. I’ve really enjoyed the whole team this season as well. It is a perfect team.

So as you may know, the season is divided into two stories (that are somewhat connected). The first one was with the Ghost Rider and the second one about the robot Aida. I don’t think there’s a word describing how much I disliked Aida. The story was very entertaining and interesting but that character made me want to summon the Avengers and make them eliminate her. I just couldn’t stand her. Her whole story could also be a bit tedious from time to time but the show had some really fun episodes where the team entered a different world so that lifted up her story.

Overall I would say that this has been a very fun and cool season and I’ve enjoyed most of it. I think it’s the Ghost Rider that really got me. Thanks to this season however, I will be continuing watching Marvel’s Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D. and I really hope season 5 will be just as brilliant as season 4 was. Thank you so much for reading this and stay brilliant!

My rating: 7/10 😎

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Doctor Who S10E06 Review

doctor2bwho2bseries2b102bextremis2b03May 2017  Ι   Season 10   Ι   Episode 6   Ι   Daniel Nettheim

Episode 6 offers us a blind Doctor, an angry but cool Nardole and actually a quite normal Bill. The Doctor and his companions have been asked by the Vatican to help with an ancient book called The Veritas that has been leaked online, and this book is a danger to all kind. At the same time we get to go back in time and see what happened to Missy. 

Guess who’s back, back again, Missy’s back, tell a friend. I personally don’t love Missy but she has her charm and I’m looking forward to seeing what she will be up to. When it comes to this episode however I feel like this was such a “middle episode”. You know, an episode that is just there to explain something or to present a character. It’s mostly there so the whole story will cohere. It wasn’t that eventful and the first 20 minutes weren’t as exciting as they usually are. Well maybe I’m just very picky, since Doctor Who has had so many fantastic episodes.

The whole blind issue with the Doctor was a bit dull for me because it really prevents him from having all this energy and being himself. I guess it would be kind of weird if he was all happy and frisky though. The monsters were however pretty darn cool, and that is something Doctor Who is so good at. The environments were pretty cool as well and it was nice to see them being in so many different ones. Makes the episode more interesting. The episode overall might not have been my cup of tea but it still had its enjoyable moments.

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Blu-ray HAUL (May 2017)

It has actually been a while since I bought any new movies, I’ve only bought 4 recently which is very rare since I usually buy so many. I think I had my period where I just bought Blu-ray after Blu-ray and then I realized that my wallet was crying so I had to slow it down. I kind of had to convince myself that I didn’t need any (which is of course a lie) and that I would be better of buying things I actually needed (which is also a lie).

So since I recently bought some new Blu-ray’s, I thought I would share them with you. I actually just bought Gulliver’s Travels and Monte Carlo because they were super cheap, probably the cheapest Blu-ray I’ve ever bought (they were 1 pound each). I’m pretty satisfied with my haul though, I’m also very glad that I finally got Into the Woods since I’ve been wanting it for a very very long time.

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The Big Bang Theory Season 10 Review

top-10-funniest-moments-from-big-bang-theory-season-8-6318602016-2017   Ι   Season 10   Ι   24 Episodes   Ι   Chuck Lorre & Bill Prady

In season 10 of The Big Bang Theory Sheldon, Leonard and Howard are working on a top-secret Air Force project. Bernadette is giving birth to a baby, and Howard and Bernadette are trying to figure out how to be parents. Everyone seems to have steady relationships, except Raj who is trying to be an independent man.  

How can it already be season 10!?! I really wonder how many seasons this TV-show will have. I mean, I love this show from the bottom of my heart and that’s why I don’t want it to keep going on forever. I fear that it eventually will become boring, it almost feels inevitable. Season 10 of The Big Bang Theory wasn’t that eventful either which also might be a sign that they don’t really have many ideas left.  I did still enjoy the season and even if the story is important, I think it’s the characters and the humor that makes this show so darn enjoyable and entertaining.

In this season I feel like there were more focus on Sheldon and Amy than Leonard and Penny. In the past we got to see a lot of Penny and Leonard but in this season they really didn’t have many issues. That was actually a rather nice touch but I kind of wanted to see more of them. It was however fun to see Amy and Sheldon’s relationship blossom. It feels like it has moved super slow in the past which was a tad tedious. Another character that has gotten a lot more scene time this season is Stuart. I actually don’t know what I feel about that. He can be funny sometimes but I think there were too much Stuart in this season. He makes me kind of miserable.

Overall I would say it was a rather chill season. Some life changes happened but other than that, it was pretty uneventful. I loved the ending though!! The humor is fantastic as always and the characters are amazing. Now I’m really sad that I won’t have any The Big Bang Theory to watch on Fridays. Season 11, please be here soon!

My rating: 8,2/10 🔬

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Riverdale Season 1 Review

201702081809293774_sbig2017   Ι   Season 1   Ι   13 Episodes   Ι   Roberto Aguirre-Sacasa

Riverdale is the new hit series on Netflix and it’s all about the mystery behind Jason Blossom’s murder. As time goes on it becomes more and more complicated and one truth after the other is revealed. Now these teenagers have to balance their High School lives with Jason’s murder. 

So I was totally in love with this show when it first came out. I might have tweeted just a little bit about it. Every episode was just so thrilling and exciting. I wanted to know more and more about everything. It got even more exciting when almost every episode ended with a cliffhanger. The story really got me and I really enjoy mysteries which is why I enjoyed this show so much. I also really like High School shows, so it’s basically a win win for me.

My absolute favorite character must have been Veronica. She is such a boss and I love that she is so kind and caring but still confident and don’t take any shit. I also really liked Archie, he is very sweet and I like that he has the courage to do what he loves. Betty and Jughead are also two really cool characters, but they didn’t impress me as much as Veronica and Archie did. I have to say that the cast is great, even though it’s a bit weird that everyone looked like models, almost like they were ready for a runway show.

I pretty much loved the whole season but I have to say that after maybe 6 or 7 episodes I started to feel less excited about a new episode being released. Everyone was off doing their own thing, dealing with their own issues, and I preferred it when they were all working on solving something together. I would say it became too many different side stories. The ending was quite interesting though, and I loved episode 12. I’m really looking forward to seeing how season 2 will be. Fingers crossed Riverdale will remain an amazing show.

My rating: 8,5/10 🔍

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