FIVE 4 FRIDAY: HOMAGE TO HITCHCOCK 

Today’s Five 4 Friday looks upon those episodes of Castle that accentuate the nuances of the legendary filmmaker Sir Alfred Hitchcock. So, in no particular order, are five episodes that did Hitchcock proud NUMBER 5 NOTORIOUS – A DEADLY GAME In this 1946 Film, three people lives become intimately entangled Read More

FIVE FOR FRIDAY: FUNNIEST GUN MISADVENTURES 

Playing off yesterday’s top ten, I thought it be fun to relive the lighter side of policework. So here I present to you the FIVE scenes I thought were especially hysterical or at least pretty funny. Well at least to me 😝😝😝 HONORABLE MENTIONS ESPO SHOT IN THE ASS Take Read More

FIVE 4 FRIDAY: FAVORITE MOVIE SHOUT-OUTS 

Today I would like to look upon the many instances where our favorite show tipped its cap to the silver screen.  I offer today a six pack that will reflect back to a fun time, all the while knowing that Castle and Beckett are giving us a wink and secret Read More

FIVE 4 FRIDAY: THRICE AS NICE: TOP THREE-PEAT PERFORMANCES

And now the official FIVE 4! It’s the companion piece to yesterday’s THURSDAY TOP TEN. Today we count down our favorite characters that appeared in three different episodes. I hope you enjoy and let us know what your list is! 317

FIVE 4 FRIDAY: IN HONOR OF NATIONAL DONUT DAY 

Let’s celebrate NATIONAL DOUGHNUT DAY in style but counting down the five best baked delights scenes in CASTLE history. So grab a coffee (Expresso, Cappuccino. Latte, etc) and settle in to enjoy a half dozen treats! 260

FIVE 5 FRIDAY: FITNESS GURU 

Today we examine the times our favorite detective was caught working out to keep physically fit and strong especially when confronting the host of dirt bags, slime balls, sleestacks, etc. 327

FIVE 4 FRIDAY: RANKING THE SEASON FINALE’S

Now that we reached the point where every episode has aired, it’s time to rank the best to worst the episodes that closed out each year. This is how I see it, your list may vary and if it does, I’d love you to share with SmallScreenSmackdown! 259

FIVE 4 FRIDAY: The 13th, CASTLE MUST BE CURSED! 

Can you believe that in 8 seasons, we did not get even one Friday the 13th flavored episode? In my humble opinion, the closest we got was in season 2, episode 19 titled WRAPPED UP IN DEATH. In that show, poor Castle suffered the misfortune normally associated with this I’ll-fated Read More

FIVE 4 FRIDAY: ARE YOU TWO TOGETHER? 

As we cruise into the weekend, let’s look at five times people mistakenly thought Kate and Rick were a couple. NUMBER 5 KILL THE MESSENGER NUMBER 4 HOME IS WHERE THE HEART STOPS NUMBER 3 COUNTDOWN NUMBER 2 TICK, TICK, TICK NUMBER 1 NIKKI HEAT 254

FIVE 4 FRIDAY: BECKETT BRINGS CASTLE COFFEE 

Maybe it is the chill in the air cooling my old stomping grounds in the northeast, or invigorating crisp breeze along the Carolina coast, but coffee seems to have permeated my brains today. It got me thinking of the times Kate took charge and supplied the coffee to her partner. Read More

FIVE 4 FRIDAY: BECKETT LIKES TO PEEK 

Let’s slide into the weekend perusing five times Kate Beckett got caught checking things out , so to speak. This little idea stemmed from the fact THE LIMEY aired this day in CASTLE history. So, in chronological order, enjoy these as much as Beckett did! Our lovely detective sure is Read More

FIVE 4 FRIDAY: I GOT NOTHING!

SERIOUSLY! I GOT NOTHING. Something Richard Castle, wordsmith, self proclaimed genius occasions ,and crime solving guru has uttered on several occasions. So our Friday entry will document times when those words found there way past his lips! Presenting to you, in no particular order, times when Richard Castle was found Read More

FIVE 4 FRIDAY: KATE’s HAIR TWIRL 

Time for our favorite Friday night activity. And when you are done with that, jump over here to partake in FIVE 4 FRIDAY! Today let’s chat about Kate’s penchant to flip/twirl/twist her hair when engaged in certain conversations! www.smallscreensmackdown.com 332

FIVE 4 FRIDAY: MILLER – MARLOWE COLLABORATIONS

Friday night and it’s time for FIVE 4 FRIDAY! Tonight we dovetail yesterday’s entry listing the best scripts of Andrew Marlowe by presenting the best of his better half, Terri Edda Miller, where the two joined forces. They are sequenced according to IMDB. 302

FIVE 4 FRIDAY: BECKETT – MEREDITH MOMENTS 

How delicious was the storyline where ex-wife numero uno intersects with the detective whom Castle is shadowing. And don’t call her his muse! Both women are outstanding in their roles and scenes they share. It is only befitting that this makes it to FIVE 4 FRIDAY! NUMBER 5 – PARTING Read More

FIVE 4 FRIDAY: INDIANA CASTLE

This week let us pay homage to the great Speilberg classics and five times the movie was references in our favorite show! WRAPPED UP IN DEATH LAST CALL SETUP EYE OF THE BEHOLDER SECRET SAFE WITH ME TO LOVE AND DIE IN LA 312