WAYBACK WEDNESDAY: BECKETT MEETS HER FUTURE IN-LAWS

Going all the way back to the beginning if you told a 29 year old Kate Beckett about her future life you might have gotten a reaction like this But what did we see unfold?  Right at from the start she gets a VERY unique introduction to her future family, Read More

WAYBACK WEDNESDAY: VERY FIRST ONE!

Feeling nostalgic so done reading so I thought I’d go back to the first WAYBACK WEDNESDAY on SmallScreenSmackdown. Just added a few extras this time around 😝 Original post date is 5-4-2016. Hope you enjoy! A decade ago, a must see show without fail was 24.  I would not miss Read More

WAYBACK WEDNESDAY: BAH HUMBUG MOMENT

Over the two Christmas episodes there were a couple of less than Merry scenes. One that comes to mind is in SECRET SANTA where they are under the mistletoe at the precinct. We know they are not engaging in PDA’s but that scene screamed for the “handshake” right? But then Read More

WAYBACK WEDNESDAY: ORIGINAL OPENING CREDITS

Stumbled across this and wanted to share it. It is the original opening credits for the PILOT episode that we now know as FLOWERS FOR YOUR GRAVE. I found them interesting and hope you do to! Then again, there is this one… And because third time is the charm… And Read More

WAYBACK WEDNESDAY: OPENING CREDITS

Stumbled across this and wanted to share it. It is the original opening credits for the PILOT episode that we now know as FLOWERS FOR YOUR GRAVE. I found them interesting and hope you do to! Then again, there is this one… And because third time is the charm… And Read More

WABACK WEDNESDAY: THE APARTMENT

For the record, I am not talking about the Shirley MacLaine movie that was so great. No I am taking about six years ago yesterday, when THE LAST ACTION HERO aired. During the show we saw Kate fine to grips with the reality of leaving her apartment permanently. The following Read More

WAYBACK WEDNESDAY: FIRST SONGS PLAYED

Chatting with good friend and loyal reader PJB lead to this posting.  We both agree the music featured on the show is amazing, and not BLUE PILL or HOLY SHEMP.  So let us venture back to the absolute beginning and enjoy the music (damn I sound like an aging rocker Read More

WAYBACK WEDNESDAY: BECKETT A FAN-GIRL?

Time to jump in the WAYBACK machine and review the evidence that we may think Kate Beckett is a full fledged, all encompassing fan girl of Richard Castle. So let’s make our case: SHE HAS A LIBRARY ATTENDS BOOK READINGS OH I SAID TOO MUCH (HAVEN’T SAID ENOUGH) CATS OUT Read More

WAYBACK WEDNESDAY: VETERAN’S DAY HOMAGE

Today we honor all those who have served in the military. May their service never be forgotten. To recognize this great day, let us harken back to when the actors and actresses portrayed personnel from the armed forces. STANA KATIC NATHAN FILLION JON HUERTAS TAMALA JONES RUBEN SANTIAGO-HUDSON 302

WAYBACK WEDNESDAY: SEVEN YEARS AGO TONIGHT

On this day on 2013, the episode LIKE FATHER, LIKE DAUGHTER aired. Alexis volunteers in a criminal review organization to help prove a man was wrongly accused of murder 15 years ago. With his execution scheduled in three days, Alexis asks her father to bring a new look at the Read More

WAYBACK WEDNESDAY: SCARY AND SPOOKY

Made it to hump day, HORRAY! FOR US!  This time instead of entering Mr. Peebles ( or H.G. Wells) time machine to go WAYBACK, I decided that today should be devoted to the abnormally strange occurrences on out favorite TV show.  Eventually I will do a top ten weird ones Read More

WAYBACK WEDNESDAY: THE HEROES OF CASTLE

Time to go back to a time when Heroes have special powers and good fought evil.  And when that came to an untimely end, a few showed up on our favorite show CASTLE.  Today, we shall investigate six such Heroes! enjoy! Stana Katic.      Hana Gitelman & Kate Beckett Hana Read More

WAYBACK WEDNESDAY: OH CRUEL WORLD

Ten years ago thus week we got to see the episode INVENTING THE GIRL. For me it is the quintessential cruelty for Castle who tries to invoke his charms of being a page 6 playboy as the gang investigate a murder during FASHON WEEK. Here Big Rick gets a dose Read More

WAYBACK WEDNESDAY: YES!

Seven years ago, we experienced “THE YES HEARD AROUND THE WORLD” as after a summer of waiting for her answer, we finally saw Kate accept the proposal of marriage from Richard Edgar Alexander Rodgers Castle. So without further ado, let us experience it all once again, shall we? Now it Read More

WAYBACK WEDNESDAY: Kovert Kriminal Kate

A first: WAYBACK WEDNESDAY goes back to the very first WW post more than four years ago! A decade ago, a must see show without fail was 24.  I would not miss a Monday night and my buddies and I would chat about it the next day at work.  Keifer Read More

WAYBACK WEDNESDAY: WEAVING A TALE

Today our way back machine takes us to the second episode ever In the history of CASTLE. The following scene depicts the first time Ricky weaves a story to extrapolate a theory on Beckett and the boys. What I appreciate most in this clip is firstly, the facial reactions of Read More

WEIRD WEDNESDAY: WEIRDEST MURDER SCENES EACH SEASONS

Perhaps I was inspired by rewatching the whole series, but it got me thinking about how, as Esposito said Beckett liked the weird ones, so I honor of that, here are my selections of weirdest murders each season! SEASON 1 Lots of candidates for this one, GHOSTS came close for Read More

WAYBACK WEDNESDAY: AUTOGRAPH PLEASE!

Time to get into Mr. Peebles wayback machine and go all the way to the beginning when we get a glimpse of just how big a fan detective Kate Beckett is. In fact, our opening scene clued us in on this possibility. We get our first real inkling as to Read More

WAYBACK WEDNESDAY: OUR FIRST MORGUE SCENE

Gosh, can you believe it is almost a decade since the initial morgue scene between Beckett, Castle and Lanie? Besides the obviously witty repartee, I thought Lanie schooling the know -it -all Castle was excellent. I half expected the in next morgue scene, Castle would have produced his own goggles, Read More

WEIRD WEDNESDAY

Made it to hump day, HORRAY! FOR US! This was tonight’s episode we watched. So,  this time, instead of entering Mr. Peebles ( or H.G. Wells) time machine to go WAYBACK, I decided that today should be devoted to the abnormally strange occurrences on out favorite TV show.  Eventually I Read More