Charlie Mason

Charlie Mason
Charlie Mason's reviews only count toward the Tomatometer when published at the following Tomatometer-approved publication(s): TV Line
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T-Meter Title | Year
69% Fear the Walking Dead: Season 5 - Channel 4 (TV Episode) Can we talk? Fear the Walking Dead didn't really ask us that in its midseason premiere Sunday, it just dove right in and started yakking, filling I can only guess how many of Al's precious tapes. - TV Line EDIT
Read More | Posted Aug 12, 2019
A- 90% Stranger Things: Season 3 (TV, 2016) Season 3 toggles between tubular and, like, totally tubular, its emotional developments coming off every bit as life-or-death as its eye-popping action sequences. - TV Line EDIT
Read More | Posted Jun 30, 2019
100% RuPaul's Drag Race: Season 8 (TV, 2009) All three finalists... were blessed with more than enough charisma, uniqueness, nerve and talent to deserve the crown. - TV Line EDIT
Read More | Posted Mar 27, 2019
80% Masters of Sex: Season 4 (TV, 2013-2016) It... strongly suggested that the Showtime drama was, following that wobbly third season, once again on solid footing. - TV Line EDIT
Read More | Posted Sep 12, 2016
100% Grey's Anatomy: Season 15 (TV, 2005) As an Amelia fan, I was not happy with how close he and his babymama came to kissing at that moment! Bad, Owen! Bad, bad, bad! - TV Line EDIT
Read More | Posted Feb 14, 2019
100% RuPaul's Drag Race All Stars: Season 2 (TV, 2012) The really great thing about tuning in to this week's eighth season finale of RuPaul's Drag Race was that it almost didn't matter who won. - TV Line EDIT
Read More | Posted Feb 14, 2019
60% Will & Grace: Season 10 (TV, 1998) If you've ever said to yourself, "What wouldn't I do to catch Matt Bomer's eye!" Thursday's fall finale of Will & Grace had your name written all over it. - TV Line EDIT
Read More | Posted Feb 14, 2019
No Score Yet Schitt's Creek: Christmas (2018 Christmas Special) (TV, 2015) If the Schitt's Creek holiday special didn't leave you feeling festive, you might have to consider the possibility that you have a lump of coal where your heart ought to be. - TV Line EDIT
Read More | Posted Dec 20, 2018
100% The Walking Dead: Season 9 - The Bridge (TV Episode) Certain disturbing goings-on in "The Bridge" gave the unsettling feeling that the baddie might be right. - TV Line EDIT
Read More | Posted Oct 14, 2018
96% The Walking Dead: Season 9 - A New Beginning (TV Episode) So far, so good. - TV Line EDIT
Read More | Posted Oct 7, 2018
100% Insecure: Season 3 - Ghost-Like (TV Episode) Lawrence would have to work at making a happy ending for himself. - TV Line EDIT
Read More | Posted Oct 1, 2018
No Score Yet Animal Kingdom: Season 3 (TV, 2016) It's freakin' terrific - dark, funny, exciting, smartly written and beautifully acted. - TV Line EDIT
Read More | Posted Sep 24, 2018
67% Fear the Walking Dead: Season 4 - I Lose Myself (TV Episode) As "... I Lose Myself" ended, the group set off on their first do-gooder mission, and, it seemed, the show had been reborn as something new and very different. - TV Line EDIT
Read More | Posted Oct 1, 2018
90% Insecure: Season 3 - Fresh-Like (TV Episode) Daniel who? Sunday's Insecure sent Issa on an impromptu first date that was so flirt-tastic, I almost didn't notice that the episode didn't give us any Kelli. - TV Line EDIT
Read More | Posted Sep 4, 2018
A 89% Will & Grace: Season 9 (TV, 1998) As you'd expect, the political commentary is on point, savage and funny as hell. - TV Line EDIT
Read More | Posted Aug 29, 2018
100% Preacher: Season 3 - The Light Above (TV Episode) It was exactly the Season 3 finale that fans of the wackadoo comic-book dramedy would have hoped for, if not outright demanded. - TV Line EDIT
Read More | Posted Aug 27, 2018
100% Insecure: Season 3 - Backwards-Like (TV Episode) After weeks of sexual tension between Issa and Daniel, Sunday's Insecure at last answered the question of will they or won't they. Aaand... did they? - TV Line EDIT
Read More | Posted Aug 27, 2018
100% Insecure: Season 3 - Familiar-Like (TV Episode) The old flames-turned-good-friends-turned-who-the-hell-knows were looking more couple-y than I can almost ever remember Issa and Lawrence looking. - TV Line EDIT
Read More | Posted Aug 20, 2018
100% Insecure: Season 3 - Better-Like (TV Episode) I loved it but can't abide any episode that doesn't feature Kelli! Also, I miss Lawrence (yes, already). - TV Line EDIT
Read More | Posted Aug 13, 2018
64% Fear the Walking Dead: Season 4 - People Like Us (TV Episode) Fear the Walking Dead's Lennie James wasn't exaggerating when he told Michael Ausiello at Comic-Con that walkers would fly in Season 4B. - TV Line EDIT
Read More | Posted Aug 13, 2018
92% Preacher: Season 3 (TV, 2016) Betty Buckley... is... everything. - TV Line EDIT
Read More | Posted Jul 10, 2018
A 97% GLOW: Season 2 (TV, 2017) Carly Mensch and Liz Flahive again manage to zigzag between the lowbrow silliness of the show-within-the-show and the higher-brow hijinks behind the scenes without giving the impression that the series has a split personality. - TV Line EDIT
Read More | Posted Jun 15, 2018
67% Fear the Walking Dead: Season 4 - No One's Gone (TV Episode) The show's timeline got totally confusing. - TV Line EDIT
Read More | Posted Jun 11, 2018
75% Fear the Walking Dead: Season 4 - The Wrong Side of Where You Are Now (TV Episode) We knew it was coming... but that did nothing to diminish the dread that took hold of us as tightly as a slugger would his bat. - TV Line EDIT
Read More | Posted Jun 4, 2018
81% Fear the Walking Dead: Season 4 (TV, 2015) It's gone from being an adequate stopgap between seasons of The Walking Dead to a show that's as good or arguably even better than the one from which it was spun off. - TV Line EDIT
Read More | Posted May 21, 2018
88% Fear the Walking Dead: Season 4 - Just in Case (TV Episode) [It's] gone from being a sometimes-pretty-good show to an always-crazy-good show. - TV Line EDIT
Read More | Posted May 21, 2018
100% Insecure: Season 2 - Hella Great (TV Episode) As Molly's therapist would say, there was a lot to "unpack" in the Season 2 premiere of HBO's stellar dramedy, Insecure. - TV Line EDIT
Read More | Posted May 17, 2018
89% Fear the Walking Dead: Season 4 - Laura (TV Episode) See if your heart doesn't swell a time or 10. - TV Line EDIT
Read More | Posted May 14, 2018
88% Fear the Walking Dead: Season 4 - Buried (TV Episode) No words I could type here... could possibly do justice to the grody spectacle of a swimming pool full of zombies. - TV Line EDIT
Read More | Posted May 7, 2018
90% Fear the Walking Dead: Season 4 - Another Day in the Diamond (TV Episode) Credit where it's due: Sunday's Fear the Walking Dead, only the second episode under the AMC drama's new showrunners, was probably the series' best since Season 3's "The New Frontier. - TV Line EDIT
Read More | Posted Apr 23, 2018
100% Fear the Walking Dead: Season 4 - What's Your Story? (TV Episode) Before long, [Morgan] was driving cross-country and, when not driving, walking. So. Much. Walking. Seriously, his Fitbit had to have exploded at some point. - TV Line EDIT
Read More | Posted Apr 15, 2018
88% The Walking Dead: Season 8 - Worth (TV Episode) Sides were changed so often during the penultimate Season 8 episode of The Walking Dead that it was a wonder the damn war wasn't finally ended simply because the survivors fighting it couldn't keep track of who was on whose team anymore. - TV Line EDIT
Read More | Posted Apr 9, 2018
71% The Walking Dead: Season 8 - Still Gotta Mean Something (TV Episode) There were almost as many revelations as there were zombies in Sunday's episode of The Walking Dead. - TV Line EDIT
Read More | Posted Apr 1, 2018
A- 29% Heathers: Season 1 (TV, 2018) Dear diary, color me impressed...Heathers throws us at every turn another treat. - TV Line EDIT
Read More | Posted Feb 27, 2018
83% The Walking Dead: Season 8 - The Key (TV Episode) The breezes blowing in Sunday's episode of The Walking Dead carried on them more than the usual stench of rotting corpses and testosterone. If you sniffed real hard, you could also get a noseful of the change that was in the air. - TV Line EDIT
Read More | Posted Mar 19, 2018
65% The Walking Dead: Season 8 - Dead or Alive Or (TV Episode) I'm stunned that I feel remotely bad for Dwight, and I hate that at every turning point (i.e. Jadis), the show turns away altogether and focuses on some other story. - TV Line EDIT
Read More | Posted Mar 12, 2018
98% Insecure: Season 2 (TV, 2016-2018) Insecure [has] ushered Issa and Molly into the Season 2 finale the same way it sent them into the premiere: at a crossroads - TV Line EDIT
Read More | Posted Dec 29, 2017
89% The Walking Dead: Season 8 - Some Guy (TV Episode) In what may have been Season 8's first truly great episode of The Walking Dead, "Some Guy" started with Ezekiel being shaken to his theatrical core. - TV Line EDIT
Read More | Posted Nov 12, 2017
B- 93% Manhunt: UNABOMBER (TV, 2017) While Manhunt isn't exactly groundbreaking, it nonetheless makes for an occasionally intriguing procedural, one that's elevated by Bettany's chilling turn as the Unabomber. - TV Line EDIT
Read More | Posted Jul 28, 2017
93% Grey's Anatomy: Season 14 (TV, 2005) Eliza who? - TV Line EDIT
Read More | Posted Oct 20, 2017
100% Feud: Bette and Joan - You Mean All This Time We Could Have Been Friends? (TV Episode) Heartbreaking events ... led the infamous foes to the end of the rivalry that always should have been a friendship. - TV Line EDIT
Read More | Posted Sep 18, 2017
100% Feud: Bette and Joan - And the Winner Is... - The Oscars of 1963 (TV Episode) How ugly did it get? Pour yourself a stiff one - you're going to need it if you plan to read on. - TV Line EDIT
Read More | Posted Sep 18, 2017
82% Feud: Bette and Joan - Hagsploitation (TV Episode) Between the horrors of the Baby Jane shoot, Joan's Oscar-night stunt, and her and Bette's natural antipathy, you would think that the last thing either of them would ever do would be team up again. But desperate times call for desperate measures. - TV Line EDIT
Read More | Posted Sep 18, 2017
100% Feud: Bette and Joan - Abandoned (TV Episode) Even we couldn't have guessed just how sad it was going to be to watch jealousy, insecurity and vindictiveness undermine the leading ladies to the point that Joan got herself replaced by Bette's pal, Olivia. - TV Line EDIT
Read More | Posted Sep 18, 2017
73% Feud: Bette and Joan - The Other Woman (TV Episode) The cease-fire only lasted about as long as it took either actress to finish off a vodka rocks. - TV Line EDIT
Read More | Posted Sep 18, 2017
100% Feud: Bette and Joan - More, or Less (TV Episode) The stars of What Ever Happened to Baby Jane? braced for failure. But, as you well know, the movie was anything but a flop. - TV Line EDIT
Read More | Posted Sep 18, 2017
100% Feud: Bette and Joan - Mommie Dearest (TV Episode) Sunday's FEUD: Bette and Joan made it clear once again that Davis and Crawford also could have been pals - and, in fact, could have really used one another's support, especially in dealing with their children. - TV Line EDIT
Read More | Posted Sep 18, 2017
92% Feud: Bette and Joan - Pilot (TV Episode) And you thought there was no love lost between Jennifer Aniston and Angelina Jolie! - TV Line EDIT
Read More | Posted Sep 18, 2017
92% Insecure: Season 2 - Hella Perspective (TV Episode) Insecure [has] ushered Issa and Molly into the Season 2 finale the same way it sent them into the premiere: at a crossroads - TV Line EDIT
Read More | Posted Sep 19, 2017
50% The Walking Dead: Season 8 - The Damned (TV Episode) The most exciting part of the hour didn't come until the very end, when we were reintroduced to a character that few if any of us ever expected to see again -- that is, if we remembered him in the first place. - TV Line EDIT
Read More | Posted Oct 29, 2017