Mandi Bierly

Mandi Bierly
Mandi Bierly's reviews only count toward the Tomatometer when published at the following Tomatometer-approved publication(s): Entertainment Weekly TV Line

TV Reviews Only

T-Meter Title | Year
B 71% Caroline in the City: Season 1 (TV, 1995-1999) Credit [Malcolm] Gets, who's snarkier and sexier than you remember as sardonic intimacy-phobe Richard, the struggling artist-turned-colorist for Thompson's sunny, single syndicated cartoonist. - Entertainment Weekly EDIT
Read More | Posted Jun 13, 2019
B+ No Score Yet Cybill: Season 4 (TV, 1995-1998) If you don't already miss the days when fortysomething women headlined smart, slapstick-lite comedies, you will after seeing... Cybill's four seasons. - Entertainment Weekly EDIT
Read More | Posted Jun 11, 2019
100% Arrow: Season 2 - City of Heroes (TV Episode) Even if you're shipping them, I think you'd agree it's way too early to get them together. - Entertainment Weekly EDIT
Read More | Posted Feb 7, 2019
76% Doctor Who: Season 11 - The Battle of Ranskoor Av Kolos (TV Episode) It was satisfying to see the season's best and most intimidating villain return, hell bent on revenge. - TV Line EDIT
Read More | Posted Dec 10, 2018
85% Doctor Who: Season 11 - The Witchfinders (TV Episode) For every time the Doctor verbalized how being a woman was hindering her efforts to investigate a witch hunt in the fictitious village of Bilehurst Cragg, we got another scene stolen by guest star Alan Cumming. - TV Line EDIT
Read More | Posted Nov 26, 2018
87% Doctor Who: Season 11 - Kerblam! (TV Episode) "Kerblam!", written by Pete McTighe, showed what could happen when companies become 90 percent automated: People will still be the biggest danger. - TV Line EDIT
Read More | Posted Nov 19, 2018
100% Samantha Who?: Season 2 (TV, 2007-2009) I'm not sure it's possible for someone who was on Designing Women to be underrated, but [Jean] Smart is a gem. She can play drunk, she can play pain, and she can play everything in between. - Entertainment Weekly EDIT
Read More | Posted Nov 14, 2018
93% Doctor Who: Season 11 - Demons of the Punjab (TV Episode) Yet another tearjerker as the Doctor reluctantly agreed to take Team TARDIS back to the youth of Yaz's grandmother's so that Yaz could learn the history of the broken watch her Nani Umbreen gave her and said must never be fixed. - TV Line EDIT
Read More | Posted Nov 12, 2018
83% Doctor Who: Season 11 - The Tsuranga Conundrum (TV Episode) But in the end, the real villain of the hour seemed to be self-doubt. - TV Line EDIT
Read More | Posted Nov 5, 2018
100% Law & Order: Criminal Intent: Season 8 (TV, 2001-2011) In short, he's exactly what you thought you were getting from the casting of Jeff Goldblum. We look forward to catching his episodes in a holiday marathon in the years to come. - Entertainment Weekly EDIT
Read More | Posted Nov 1, 2018
86% Doctor Who: Season 11 - Arachnids in the UK (TV Episode) The only decent thing Robertson did the entire episode was immediately tell the Doctor about his arachnid encounter when she flashed her psychic paper as an alleged crisis investigator. - TV Line EDIT
Read More | Posted Oct 29, 2018
97% Doctor Who: Season 11 - Rosa (TV Episode) The first two episodes made many viewers tear up because of what it meant to see a woman play the fictional hero... "Rosa" was an even more emotional tearjerker because it was about guarding the history made by real-life hero Rosa Parks. - TV Line EDIT
Read More | Posted Oct 22, 2018
92% Doctor Who: Season 11 - The Ghost Monument (TV Episode) Once Whittaker ran to the TARDIS and touched its new sign with such love and admiration ("You've done yourself up... very nice," she said beaming), it felt real - she is the Doctor. - TV Line EDIT
Read More | Posted Oct 14, 2018
No Score Yet NCIS: Season 6 (TV, 2003) We got a lot of nice character touches last night. - Entertainment Weekly EDIT
Read More | Posted Oct 11, 2018
92% Doctor Who: Season 11 - The Woman Who Fell to Earth (TV Episode) The extended episode was more than our first real look at Whittaker's take on the iconic role - bursting with curiosity, empathy, and decency, even as the Doctor's body finished rebooting. It was also an introduction to her new companions. - TV Line EDIT
Read More | Posted Oct 7, 2018
No Score Yet Kyle XY: Season 2 (TV, 2006-2009) I'm in!... Dallas does what he calls "the starry-eyed savant" so well. - Entertainment Weekly EDIT
Read More | Posted Oct 4, 2018
B+ 100% Welcome Back, Kotter: Season 1 (TV, 1975-1979) We dig the after-school-special-style morals. And Horshack's "Oh, oh!" and Barbarino's "What?...Where?" still kill. - Entertainment Weekly EDIT
Read More | Posted Sep 11, 2018
No Score Yet Brothers & Sisters: Season 4 (TV, 2006-2011) Brothers & Sisters came this close to losing me this season, but I'm so glad I stuck it out: Nothing says May like sobbing while watching the final moments of an episode. - Entertainment Weekly EDIT
Read More | Posted Aug 15, 2018
100% Brothers & Sisters: Season 2 (TV, 2006-2011) [After finishing Season 2] I'll miss the drama, but I'll also pine for the subtle moments that make watching a scripted, character-driven show so fulfilling. - Entertainment Weekly EDIT
Read More | Posted Aug 15, 2018
B- 90% Mork & Mindy: Season 1 (TV, 1978-1982) Williams offers plenty of warp-speed shtick...and heartfelt moral reports to Orkan leader Orson that cover issues like democracy, ageism, and the power of hugs. - Entertainment Weekly EDIT
Read More | Posted Jul 18, 2018
85% Suits: Season 2 (TV, 2011) Suits fans may have had to endure a brutal nine-month wait for a new episode, but after watching the season 2 premiere, odds are we can all agree it was worth it. - Entertainment Weekly EDIT
Read More | Posted Apr 3, 2018
86% Boston Legal: Season 5 (TV, 2004-2008) That was the most satisfying series finale I've seen in years. - Entertainment Weekly EDIT
Read More | Posted Mar 2, 2018
100% The Vampire Diaries: Season 5 (TV, 2009-2017) My head hurts. - Entertainment Weekly EDIT
Read More | Posted Nov 16, 2017
69% The Vampire Diaries: Season 4 (TV, 2009-2017) Regardless, I'm happy Paul Wesley will get to play a bad guy for at least a portion of next season, it seems. - Entertainment Weekly EDIT
Read More | Posted Nov 16, 2017