2017 Apr 25 ’48 Hours:NCIS’

Tonight, CBS televised their first of six episodes of ’48 Hours: NCIS where they will feature reviews of real NCIS cases. As we watched the show we found it to be much more like a documentary with police officers and NCIS agents describing a case and telling of the outcome. In the featured murder case, [...]

By | 2017-05-19T13:10:05+00:00 April 26th, 2017|NCIS|3 Comments

CBS Announces Mini-Series on real NCIS cases.

Often we write about how things are really done within the NCIS. That’s because television productions are mostly created from whole cloth, just for our entertainment. Here’s a chance to learn about the real thing. Beginning this Tuesday night, April 25th, CBS will begin a mini-series in which real NCIS cases are explored. Rocky Carroll, [...]

By | 2017-04-20T21:00:30+00:00 April 20th, 2017|NCIS|5 Comments

2017 Mar 28 NCIS Critique of “The Wall”

Tonight’s episode was inspired when an elderly veteran took an Honor Trip to Washington, D.C. to see the monuments. His granddaughter-in law is Gina Lucita Monreal, the writer of this episode. Gina fictionalizes a Vietnam era Marine Corps Sergeant named Henry Rogers (he says he is no relation to the sweater-wearing Mr. Rogers) and tells [...]

By | 2017-05-19T13:10:05+00:00 March 28th, 2017|NCIS|1 Comment

2017 Mar 07 – Critique of NCIS episode, ‘What Lies Above’

Not bad. This was an entertaining show, but once again the first question is, did NCIS have jurisdiction to investigate a shooting in the apartment that Tony DiNozzo once occupied and where Tim McGee now lives with his fiancée Delilah. Some viewers might say there wasn’t jurisdiction, but what about “assault on a Federal Agent”? [...]

By | 2017-05-19T13:10:06+00:00 March 7th, 2017|NCIS|6 Comments

2017 Feb 21 Critique of NCIS episode ‘A Many Splendored Thing’

We suffered through tonight’s episode of NCIS. It seemed schizophrenic. As we’ve written in the past, we keep hoping the writers and producers would move past the departure of some of NCIS’ best actors/characters and again produce real quality shows with the newly assembled cast. There have been a couple of episodes recently that encouraged [...]

By | 2017-05-19T13:10:06+00:00 February 21st, 2017|NCIS|4 Comments