Monthly Archives: February 2011

My review of “Chuck” Episode 4.16 (“Chuck vs. The Masquerade”) (Spoiler Alert!)

Any episode of a TV series that provides setup for an important story arc always has the potential to feel a bit awkward, with the sense that the characters and story are “marking time” and not going anywhere meaningful. I … Continue reading

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My review of “Chuck” Episode 4.15 (“Chuck vs. the C.A.T. Squad”) (Spoiler Alert!)

I should have seen it coming. I’m referring, of course, to the blatant Charlie’s Angels homage sequence that opened this episode, courtesy of Morgan’s exuberant imagination about the spy world. That sequence perfectly set the tone for a very fun, … Continue reading

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My review of “Chuck” Episode 4.14 (“Chuck vs. the Seduction Impossible”) (Spoiler Alert!)

I’ve always had a thing for big, epic and expansive stories, whether in movies, video games or television shows. I guess that’s the reason why, in the process of becoming a Chuck fan over this past year, I have tended … Continue reading

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A special message to all fellow Chuck fans regarding recent ratings and the chances for Season Five

I know that a lot of you out there are frustrated and discouraged by the degree to which Chuck has struggled in the ratings over the course of this season, especially after the extremely disappointing 1.7 rating that “Chuck vs. … Continue reading

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My review of “Chuck” Episode 4.13 (“Chuck vs. the Push Mix”) (Spoiler Alert!)

“It is always darkest just before the Day dawneth.” –Thomas Fuller Last week’s episode, “Chuck vs. The Gobbler,” was a well-written, well-directed and well-performed episode, and was very entertaining. However, Sarah’s actions to secure her cover, Casey’s resultant critical injury, … Continue reading

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