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Carissa Pavlica

Carissa Pavlica
Carissa Pavlica's reviews only count toward the Tomatometer when published at the following Tomatometer-approved publication(s): TV Fanatic

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Rating T-Meter Title | Year Review
5/5 100% The Leftovers: Season 3 - Don't Be Ridiculous (TV Episode) Carrie Coon was wonderful as Nora, trying to come to terms with all the different sides of a woman melting on the inside while hard as nails to the world.‐ TV Fanatic
Read More | Posted Apr 24, 2017
4.5/5 100% The Americans: Season 5 - The Committee on Human Rights (TV Episode) Poor Philip. His mind must be blown at this point ... At least Philip isn't the only one in the family questioning himself. Elizabeth is questioning her motivations, as well.‐ TV Fanatic
Read More | Posted Apr 20, 2017
5/5 98% The Handmaid's Tale: Season 1 (TV, 2017) If watching The Handmaid's Tale can do anything to get viewers to re-examine the way they discuss the very important issues that are featured in the series, that's a step in the right direction.‐ TV Fanatic
Read More | Posted Apr 19, 2017
3.8/5 32% Girlboss: Season 1 (TV, 2017) Girlboss is a series loosely (don't lose the word loosely) inspired by a book about a woman, written by a woman, starring women, and at least half produced and directed by women. And it's awesome.‐ TV Fanatic
Read More | Posted Apr 14, 2017
3.5/5 100% The Americans: Season 5 - Crossbreed (TV Episode) If Philip wasn't already pondering his future as a KGB spy, Gabriel's announcement on The Americans Season 5 Episode 6 will surely have a major impact on his life going forward.‐ TV Fanatic
Read More | Posted Apr 12, 2017
5/5 98% The Leftovers: Season 3 (TV, 2017) The Leftovers Season 3 is outstanding. It takes Season 2 and masterfully builds upon the characters' emotional backgrounds, giving them more depth and taking their journeys to stunning, unpredictable places with great reward.‐ TV Fanatic
Read More | Posted Apr 11, 2017
4.5/5 100% Big Little Lies: Miniseries - You Get What You Need (TV Episode) What an outstanding miniseries.‐ TV Fanatic
Read More | Posted Apr 5, 2017
4.8/5 100% Big Little Lies: Miniseries - Burning Love (TV Episode) The pressure of keeping secrets was getting to everyone on Big Little Lies Season 1 Episode 6, and admitting imperfections seemed to be the theme of the hour.‐ TV Fanatic
Read More | Posted Apr 5, 2017
4.5/5 100% Big Little Lies: Miniseries - Once Bitten (TV Episode) The pendulum is swinging for the characters at just the right time.‐ TV Fanatic
Read More | Posted Apr 5, 2017
4.5/5 86% Big Little Lies: Miniseries - Push Comes to Shove (TV Episode) With Big Little Lies Season 1 Episode 4, the tension is ratcheted up a bit as things move relatively slow, but by doing so reveal more kinks in the armor of every character.‐ TV Fanatic
Read More | Posted Apr 5, 2017
4.5/5 86% Big Little Lies: Miniseries - Living the Dream (TV Episode) Big Little Lies continues to hold my attention, bringing up discussion points about friendship, marriage and raising children, among other things. Life is hard, you guys. Let's never forget that.‐ TV Fanatic
Read More | Posted Apr 5, 2017
4.5/5 100% Big Little Lies: Miniseries - Serious Mothering (TV Episode) The characters, though, remaining engagingly complex and worthy of redemption.‐ TV Fanatic
Read More | Posted Apr 5, 2017
4.8/5 100% Big Little Lies: Miniseries - Somebody's Dead (TV Episode) Somebody's Dead is a wonderful introduction to this new HBO series.‐ TV Fanatic
Read More | Posted Apr 5, 2017
5/5 100% The Americans: Season 5 - Lotus 1-2-3 (TV Episode) This installment... lived up to the title of the series more than any other. Philip is internally fighting not for a country at this point, but his family.‐ TV Fanatic
Read More | Posted Apr 5, 2017
4.8/5 91% The Americans: Season 5 - What's the Matter with Kansas? (TV Episode) In the best hour of the season so far, the effects of spying are wearing thin on both Philip and Elizabeth, and they're wearing their emotions more prominently than any disguise.‐ TV Fanatic
Read More | Posted Mar 29, 2017
4/5 100% The Americans: Season 5 - The Midges (TV Episode) Paige might be more cut out for the family business than she realizes.‐ TV Fanatic
Read More | Posted Mar 22, 2017
4.2/5 100% The Americans: Season 5 - Pests (TV Episode) Continuing this wild ride will be worth the price of admission.‐ TV Fanatic
Read More | Posted Mar 15, 2017
4.25/5 94% Love: Season 2 (TV, 2017) Real life is messy, and once I got past the first two episodes of Love way back in Season 1, I realized Love is one of the most honest portrayals of love in the 21st century.‐ TV Fanatic
Read More | Posted Mar 10, 2017
4/5 100% The Americans: Season 5 - Amber Waves (TV Episode) Somehow, Philip and Elizabeth Jennings can make digging a hole scintillating.‐ TV Fanatic
Read More | Posted Mar 8, 2017
5/5 89% Feud: Bette and Joan (TV, 2017) Sarandon and Lange become Bette and Joan, bringing with them all of their personal and professional experience to breathe life into two of Hollywood's biggest stars.‐ TV Fanatic
Read More | Posted Mar 7, 2017
4.5/5 92% Big Little Lies: Miniseries (TV, 2017) The star-power alone would be enough to set this one apart, but it has a lot more than that to offer.‐ TV Fanatic
Read More | Posted Feb 14, 2017
3.25/5 60% 24: Legacy: Season 1 (TV, 2017) The things that happen on this show are ridiculous. The side characters (Isaac's gang and the high school) are terrible. But it's fun, it's addictive and should be watched for the entertainment value, not because it's real life.‐ TV Fanatic
Read More | Posted Feb 6, 2017
4.75/5 71% Santa Clarita Diet: Season 1 (TV, 2017) Santa Clarita Diet isn't the diet that will change your life, but it will brighten your day. There are very few dull spots and the laughs are consistent throughout.‐ TV Fanatic
Read More | Posted Feb 3, 2017
4.75/5 95% Halt and Catch Fire: Season 3 (TV, 2016) This was a fantastic premiere to a wonderful series...For those of us who have been smart enough to catch on, it burns bright.‐ TV Fanatic
Read More | Posted Jan 22, 2017
4.5/5 78% The Exorcist: Season 1 (TV, 2016) If the quality of the story and the special effects is maintained throughout, we should be in for a very thrilling ride.‐ TV Fanatic
Read More | Posted Jan 22, 2017
4/5 87% The Flash: Season 3 (TV, 2016-2017) Overall, we're off to a promising start to The Flash Season 3, even if the concept of flashpoint itself was a bit of a letdown. It was a good launching pad. ‐ TV Fanatic
Read More | Posted Jan 22, 2017
4/5 100% Younger: Season 3 (TV, 2016) Choosing #TeamJosh or #TeamCharles was already hard enough, but now I'm adding #TeamLiza.‐ TV Fanatic
Read More | Posted Jan 22, 2017
4.25/5 75% Frequency: Season 1 (TV, 2016) I'm a sucker for these stories, and this one hit all the right notes. Peyton List and Riley Smith do a wonderful job as father and daughter over the airwaves.‐ TV Fanatic
Read More | Posted Jan 22, 2017
3/5 77% DC's Legends of Tomorrow: Season 2 (TV, 2016-2017) For those of us who have already been through a season, this was repetitive and not nearly as entertaining as it could have (should have) been.‐ TV Fanatic
Read More | Posted Jan 22, 2017
4/5 78% The Affair: Season 3 (TV, 2016-2017) The Affair [Season 3] feels like a completely different series.‐ TV Fanatic
Read More | Posted Jan 22, 2017
4.5/5 No Score Yet Being Mary Jane: Season 4 (TV, 2017) Being Mary Jane Season 4 is bold and sexy with a lot of new opportunities to keep the show fresh and exciting.‐ TV Fanatic
Read More | Posted Jan 22, 2017
4.5/5 No Score Yet Girlfriends' Guide to Divorce: Season 3 (TV, 2016-2017) Girlfriends' Guide to Divorce is back and more relevant than ever. It's sexy, powerful, emotional and funny and reminds us why females form such strong, unrelenting bonds with each other.‐ TV Fanatic
Read More | Posted Jan 22, 2017
4.75/5 100% Colony: Season 2 (TV, 2017) In fact, as of this moment, I have absolutely no idea where Colony Season 2 is heading, and I freakin' love it.‐ TV Fanatic
Read More | Posted Jan 22, 2017
4.5/5 90% This Is Us: Season 1 (TV, 2016) My biggest concern with the success of This Is Us is that people may be afraid to admit they enjoy it. Allow yourselves some joy, world. Revel in the love and the support a family can bring to each other.‐ TV Fanatic
Read More | Posted Jan 22, 2017
4.75/5 94% Westworld: Season 1 - The Bicameral Mind (TV Episode) The creators weren't kidding when they alluded that all of the questions would be answered, and we got a delightful, violent push into Westworld Season 2.‐ TV Fanatic
Read More | Posted Dec 5, 2016
4.25/5 89% Westworld: Season 1 - The Well-Tempered Clavier (TV Episode) While the overall story arc is piecing together a lot better now, it's still hard to tell whether any death should be worrisome in the long-term.‐ TV Fanatic
Read More | Posted Nov 28, 2016
4.75/5 94% Westworld: Season 1 - Trace Decay (TV Episode) I can't imagine what it must feel like in Dolores' head. To be honest, I imagined she'd have a more integral role in the story of The Man in Black, but I was wrong. That turned out to come from Maeve, and was a bit more recent.‐ TV Fanatic
Read More | Posted Nov 21, 2016
4.75/5 100% Westworld: Season 1 - Trompe L'Oeil (TV Episode) Every time Westworld airs, I want more. It's no different after our blood sacrifice, after learning Bernard isn't one of us, but one of them. After losing Clementine to a lobotomy and seeing Maeve cannot be voice controlled any longer. What's next?‐ TV Fanatic
Read More | Posted Nov 14, 2016
4.5/5 88% Westworld: Season 1 - The Adversary (TV Episode) It's getting good, people.‐ TV Fanatic
Read More | Posted Nov 7, 2016
4.5/5 91% Westworld: Season 1 - Contrapasso (TV Episode) Westworld Season 1 Episode 5 was also a lesson in subtleties. Nothing came out and smacked you in the face with its meaning.‐ TV Fanatic
Read More | Posted Oct 31, 2016
4.6/5 95% Westworld: Season 1 - Dissonance Theory (TV Episode) We're finally getting a more well-rounded view of The Man in Black. Not only did we get our first hint to who he might be in the outside world on Westworld Season 1 Episode 4, but he also shared while he was so interested in the maze.‐ TV Fanatic
Read More | Posted Oct 24, 2016
4.5/5 96% Westworld: Season 1 - The Stray (TV Episode) The only thing that Westworld could do better would be to make the episodes about four hours each. There never seems to be quite enough to satisfy me on these.‐ TV Fanatic
Read More | Posted Oct 17, 2016
5/5 No Score Yet The Night Of: Miniseries - Part 8: The Call of the Wild (TV Episode) This has been so entertaining, informative and more engaging than your regular run of the mill whodunnit on television.‐ TV Fanatic
Read More | Posted Aug 29, 2016
4.5/5 96% Westworld: Season 1 - Chestnut (TV Episode) There is a lot at play during Westworld Season 1 Episode 2, and if you try to find meaning in all of it straight away (meaning, even, during this hour), you're likely to become frustrated.‐ TV Fanatic
Read More | Posted Oct 10, 2016
4.75/5 100% Westworld: Season 1 - The Original (TV Episode) The stories that play out across Westworld, which seems like an unending world when you look at it on the platform behind the scenes, are fascinating.‐ TV Fanatic
Read More | Posted Oct 10, 2016
4.8/5 100% American Horror Story: Murder House - Smoldering Children (TV Episode) I expected "Smoldering Children" to reveal quite a bit about Larry's family, but so many things caught me off guard.‐ TV Fanatic
Read More | Posted Aug 3, 2016
4.8/5 90% American Horror Story: Murder House - Open House (TV Episode) "Open House" shattered what remained of our ignorance of the resident via glorious illumination of the birth of the mansion and some of its inhabitants.‐ TV Fanatic
Read More | Posted Aug 2, 2016
4.7/5 88% American Horror Story: Murder House - Piggy, Piggy (TV Episode) Bottom line? I have absolutely no idea what is happening on American Horror Story and I love every moment of it.‐ TV Fanatic
Read More | Posted Aug 31, 2016
5/5 100% Outlander: Season 2 - Dragonfly in Amber (TV Episode) The best was most definitely saved for last.‐ TV Fanatic
Read More | Posted Jul 11, 2016
4.25/5 65% BrainDead: Season 1 (TV, 2016) The pilot hour of BrainDead is more than enough to get me tuning back in for another hour. ‐ TV Fanatic
Read More | Posted Jun 14, 2016