FLASHBACK FRIDAY: CASTLE FIRST MORGUE VISIT

Once the pilot got picked up by ABC, it was time to start storytelling.  Traveling back to March 2009, we present to you our heroes first morgue scene hosted by our favorite ME Dr. Lanie Parish. JI am intrigued that the need to ‘cover up’ was soon abandoned after the Read More

FRIDAY FLASHBACK: THE LIMEY FEATURING KATE & LANIE

This week on FLASHBACK FRIDAY, we delve into the one episode that aired on April 2nd. This one was a hit or miss, either loved it it didn’t. But for me, what gave it a thumbs up was the four great scenes between Kate and Lanie, especially Lanie who navigated Read More

FLASHBACK FRIDAY: I REMEMBER

Nine years ago today we viewed a pivotal episode of Castle. All season 4 the slow build toward a relationship was smoldering between our two protagonists. They survived the nefarious plot to start world war 3 and the discovery of another secret of Castle’s past only to experience what Rickey’s Read More

FRIDAY FLASHBACK: MARCH 19, 2012

Nine years ago on this date the PREMIER of DANCING WITH DEATH debuted. Nestled toward the end of season 4 but before the season twist that comes in 47 SECONDS, this oft forgotten episode was fun with a unique plot and murder. As a refresher, When Odette Morton, a contestant on Read More

FRIDAY FLASHBACK: FIRST MARRIAGE CHAT

Getting into our time machine, let’s venture back 12 years to the second ever episode of CASTLE. This time, let us focus our attention to a scene where a seriously (insert Nurse Greg) personal conversation took place. The subject? Marriage. In fact it might be the first instance of Castle Read More

FLASHBACK FRIDAY: BECKETT AND THE DEEP FRIED TWINKIE

My daughter brought home a box of “Irish Sole Food” aka Hostess Twinkies for dessert forgetting that I have given up desserts for Lent ( that Catholic thing 😄).  Woulda loved a deep fried one! With that in mind, I could not help but recall when our heroine Kate Beckett Read More

FRIDAY FLASHBACK: KATE AT THE KROSSROADS

Ten years ago, in episode 51 in the life of CASTLE, the storyline reaches it first intersection in the dynamics of our leading characters. More specifically, our lively detective is struggling with her love life. So far we have seen her rekindling so sparks with Special Agent William Sorenson whom Read More

FLASHBACK FRIDAY: FIRST COFFEE

We all know that coffee was the initial gesture of affection bestowed upon Beckett by Castle stretching all the way back to season 1. Now it us common belief that the first coffee provided by the ruggedly handsome author came during this scene… But, I submit to you it is Read More

FRIDAY FLASHBACK: TOGETHER?

One this episode of FRIDAY FLASHBACK , we will explore when the first time someone suggested that they were a couple. I always laugh at their response, the one time they are not in sync, no sharing that mild meld. Popular belief is their first denial occurred in KILL THE Read More

FRIDAY FLASHBACK: BECKETT ASKS PERMISSION

On our FLASHBACK FRIDAY, let’s rewind to season 1 episode 2 named NANNIE McDEAD when in order to shadow detective Kate Beckett, Castle has to sign many waivers.  The poor lawyer who is just trying to do his job while putting up with Castle’s antics.  Kudos to the genus who Read More

FRIDAY FLASHBACK: NINE YEARS AGO…

When a famous dog trainer and show judge is killed, the investigation keeps coming back to charismatic reality TV star Kay Cappuccio (guest star Hilarie Burton). Kay, a favorite of tabloids and gossip websites the world over, has achieved stardom without possessing any discernible skill or talent. But there seems to be more to her Read More

FLASHBACK FRIDAY: ABSENTIA STYLE! MOTHER AND CHILD REUNION!

This week let’s venture back to almost the beginning, well the beginning of the re-establishment of the relationship between Emily and Flynn. So enjoy this video clip by Natara Williams depicting the budding new bonding between mother and son. 311

FRIDAY FLASHBACK ABSENTIA STYLE: CREEPIEST CHARACTER

Lets go back three years to visit what (or who) I believe is the creepiest character in a major show. I just loved this confrontation between Emily and Conrad Harlow at his extravagant indoor pool. And then he winds up dead! 306

FLASHBACK FRIDAY: BECKETT WORK WIFE

Sadly, no entries qualify for NBCD, well one did but I inadvertently posted it on August 16. In lieu of our norm, keys post an early FRIDAY FLASHBACK to enjoy. Remember when he was just annoying and she was unhappy he hung around? Well out of that came some very Read More

FIVE 4 FRIDAY: CLUMSY COFFEE CALAMITIES

Tonight let’s enjoy these five moments when the delivery of coffee was poorly executed. HONORABLE MENTION NUMBER 5 NUMBER 4 NUMBER 3 NUMBER 2 NUMBER 1 BONUS 285

FLASHBACK FRIDAY: CUPID HOLIDAY EPISODES

Twice during the epic run of our favorite show a Valentines show aired. Once was pre-CASKETT and the other during the infatuation period. Let’s enjoy the best scenes from both these episodes. REALITY STAR STRUCK I WONDER WHAT HE GOT HER. Dueling gifts Hide and Seek… BACKFIRED! Oh Sh*t All’s Read More

FLASHBACK FRIDAY: BECKETT WORK WIFE

Remember when he was just annoying and she was unhappy he hung around? Well out of that came some very witty and clever banter. So tonight, let’s jump in the DeLorean and venture back to when those playful exchanges involved matrimonial commitments. 315

FREAKY FRIDAY: ACCORDING TO SIMON DOYLE

A grisly murder investigation leads Castle and Beckett to a suspect who claims he’s traveled back in time to stop terrible events from unfolding, events that will change the course of human history. Is he simply a deluded killer, or is it possible that he’s telling the truth? Loved this Read More

FANTASY FRIDAY: SUPERNOVA CON

Love this very creative artist rendering of our favorite couple. The immortal words of the narrator of iconic show STAR TREK, “To Boldly Go Where No Man Has Gone Before…”  did not actually apply to Kate as she fully participated in COSPLAY while attending Stanford. Of course, our preeminent sci-fi Read More

FIVE 4 FRIDAY: ABSENTIA SEASON 2 THOUGHTS ( spoiler free)

FINALLY, season 2 of ABSENTIA dropped on Amazon Prime and I binged five episodes last night. With that in mind, here are five thoughts of the season overall, just general observations totally spoiler free. NUMBER ONE: This season is much edgier and darker than the previous one. Some might say Read More