2013 Mar 26 NCIS Critique of “Squall”

Well, they did it again. The writers and producer of NCIS continue this season’s emphasis on developing warm and fuzzy episodes featuring the team members who have been portrayed as dysfunctional in earlier seasons. Can they ever return to the blood and guts of the past? Don’t get us wrong. We are not complaining. We [...]

By | March 27th, 2013|NCIS|1 Comment

2012 Dec 18 NCIS Critique of “You Better Watch Out”

Though we’ve never given out stars on our NCIS blog, in our view tonight’s performances earn four and a half stars. In this Christmas episode, NCIS writers give us a touching and heartwarming family story. Occasionally the producers feature a popular Hollywood star, which generates excitement among certain viewers. When Jamie Lee Curtis appeared on [...]

By | December 19th, 2012|NCIS|1 Comment

2012 Sept 25 NCIS Critique of “Extreme Prejudice”

Finally! Season 10 is off to a roaring start. After last season’s finale, Harper Dearing blew up NCIS headquarters to avenge the death of his son Lt. Evan Dearing. What happened to our family, to our team? Special Agent McGee is standing in the bombed out shell of an office, a shard of glass stuck [...]

By | September 26th, 2012|NCIS|7 Comments

September 18, 2012 Critique of NCIS episode “Till death do us Part”

Tonight’s episode of NCIS, which originally aired on May 15, was the last of four shows featuring one twisted man, Harper Dearing. Several questions remain to be resolved. Ducky is left mortally ill on a beach, with Jimmy presumably married. We wonder how well he will fit in with the rest of the mostly unmarried [...]

By | September 19th, 2012|NCIS|2 Comments