Melody McCune

Melody McCune
Tomatometer-approved critic
Publications: Geek Girl Authority

TV Reviews Only

T-Meter Title | Year
100% Killing Eve: Season 2 - Wide Awake (TV Episode) "Wide Awake" catapulted the action to a new level. - Geek Girl Authority EDIT
Read More | Posted May 20, 2019
91% Killing Eve: Season 2 - I Hope You Like Missionary! (TV Episode) To me, the show's allure is the constant pull between Villanelle and Eve. Yes, their scenes are gripping, but I really dig those moments where they almost reunite. - Geek Girl Authority EDIT
Read More | Posted May 13, 2019
90% Killing Eve: Season 2 - Smell Ya Later (TV Episode) [It's] another knockout episode, rife with otherworldly performances by Sandra Oh and Jodie Comer. Those two are capable of spellbinding magic when together. - Geek Girl Authority EDIT
Read More | Posted May 6, 2019
100% Killing Eve: Season 2 - Desperate Times (TV Episode) You know that Villanelle is psychopathic, you know that she's unpredictable and a ticking time bomb, but you can't help but root for her to reunite with Eve. - Geek Girl Authority EDIT
Read More | Posted Apr 29, 2019
91% Killing Eve: Season 2 - The Hungry Caterpillar (TV Episode) Killing Eve is so adept at steadily building momentum in a scene and a master of the proper cliffhanger. - Geek Girl Authority EDIT
Read More | Posted Apr 22, 2019
90% Killing Eve: Season 2 - Nice and Neat (TV Episode) Our favorite thriller blessed us with another stellar episode this week. - Geek Girl Authority EDIT
Read More | Posted Apr 15, 2019
100% Killing Eve: Season 2 - Do You Know How to Dispose of a Body? (TV Episode) As per usual, it was a compelling hour rife with humor, poignancy and murder. - Geek Girl Authority EDIT
Read More | Posted Apr 8, 2019
93% The Magicians: Season 4 (TV, 2016) The Season 4 premiere reminded me just how weird and wonderful this series is. - Geek Girl Authority EDIT
Read More | Posted Feb 25, 2019
100% Brooklyn Nine-Nine: Season 6 (TV, 2013) Boyle's new family drama will be interesting to explore, as will the dynamic between Amy and Jake. - Geek Girl Authority EDIT
Read More | Posted Jan 11, 2019
A- 86% The Man in the High Castle: Season 3 (TV, 2015) Despite the pacing issues in the first half and the convoluted character involvements, The Man in the High Castle is still pretty darn entertaining. - Geek Girl Authority EDIT
Read More | Posted Oct 19, 2018
100% The Good Place: Season 3 (TV, 2016) One of my favorite things about this series is the endless possibilities. The Good Place,... has the ability to constantly reinvent itself when necessary. - Geek Girl Authority EDIT
Read More | Posted Sep 28, 2018
A 98% BoJack Horseman: Season 5 (TV, 2014) This [season] is hopeful, even amid the doom and gloom of the show's topics. - Geek Girl Authority EDIT
Read More | Posted Sep 21, 2018
84% Class: Season 1 (TV, 2016) I was pleasantly surprised with this series. - Geek Girl Authority EDIT
Read More | Posted Aug 28, 2018
100% Preacher: Season 2 - On the Road (TV Episode) The action sequences were sharp, not to mention that delightful car chase at the beginning set to "Come On Eileen. - Geek Girl Authority EDIT
Read More | Posted Aug 28, 2018
100% Preacher: Season 2 - Mumbai Sky Tower (TV Episode) This episode was solid, standard Preacher. - Geek Girl Authority EDIT
Read More | Posted Aug 28, 2018
100% Orphan Black: Season 5 - Let the Children and Childbearers Toil (TV Episode) Orphan Black is like a beautiful onion: the layers and layers are continuous and always surprising. - Geek Girl Authority EDIT
Read More | Posted Aug 28, 2018
92% Orphan Black: Season 5 - The Few Who Dare (TV Episode) Even though our time with Cophine was short, we were still able to savor those brief moments with them. - Geek Girl Authority EDIT
Read More | Posted Aug 28, 2018
100% Orphan Black: Season 5 - Clutch of Greed (TV Episode) Guys, this episode left me heartbroken. Utterly destroyed. - Geek Girl Authority EDIT
Read More | Posted Aug 28, 2018
100% Orphan Black: Season 5 - Beneath Her Heart (TV Episode) While this wasn't a plot-centric episode, we did get a heapin' dose of character development regarding the Hendrixes. - Geek Girl Authority EDIT
Read More | Posted Aug 28, 2018
91% The Magicians: Season 2 (TV, 2016) I love the snarky dialogue, especially Eliot and Margo's witty one liners. - Geek Girl Authority EDIT
Read More | Posted Aug 28, 2018
90% Doctor Who: Season 9 (TV, 2006) So beautifully well written, with a few familiar settings and a new one we haven't seen (Skaro of course). - Geek Girl Authority EDIT
Read More | Posted Aug 28, 2018
94% A Series of Unfortunate Events: Season 1 (TV, 2017) It's incredibly fun, doesn't take itself too seriously and boasts very comical dialogue. - Geek Girl Authority EDIT
Read More | Posted Aug 28, 2018
38% Emerald City: Season 1 (TV, 2017) I'm stoked for more, and I hope you are too! - Geek Girl Authority EDIT
Read More | Posted Aug 28, 2018
100% Wynonna Earp: Season 3 (TV, 2016-2018) Wynonna Earp is back and better than ever. - Geek Girl Authority EDIT
Read More | Posted Aug 27, 2018
83% Preacher: Season 3 - The Tom/Brady (TV Episode) Preacher continues to spoil us with scenes of dark whimsy and just bloody good fun. - Geek Girl Authority EDIT
Read More | Posted Aug 27, 2018
80% Preacher: Season 3 - Schwanzkopf (TV Episode) Preacher Season 3 has pushed the envelope in terms of its edgy humor and delightfully gory fight scenes. - Geek Girl Authority EDIT
Read More | Posted Aug 27, 2018
100% Preacher: Season 3 - The Tombs (TV Episode) Yes, some parts felt like pure "filler," but these details were necessary to the overall arc. - Geek Girl Authority EDIT
Read More | Posted Aug 27, 2018
83% Preacher: Season 3 - The Coffin (TV Episode) Preacher is always a wild ride, and this episode was no exception. - Geek Girl Authority EDIT
Read More | Posted Aug 27, 2018
100% Preacher: Season 3 - Les Enfants du Sang (TV Episode) Preacher Season 3 is on a roll, folks. - Geek Girl Authority EDIT
Read More | Posted Aug 27, 2018
100% Preacher: Season 3 - Hilter (TV Episode) A series that doesn't take itself too seriously and yet is chock full of Grade A performances and solid writing. - Geek Girl Authority EDIT
Read More | Posted Aug 27, 2018
100% Preacher: Season 3 - Angelville (TV Episode) One thing I've enjoyed about this series is the intricate mythology - how Hell worked last season to how Purgatory operates this season. - Geek Girl Authority EDIT
Read More | Posted Aug 27, 2018
90% Preacher: Season 3 - Sonsabitches (TV Episode) We're finally getting to delve into Jesse's roots, and the dive into the Louisiana voodoo scene is proving to be an exciting one. - Geek Girl Authority EDIT
Read More | Posted Aug 27, 2018
89% Preacher: Season 3 - Gonna Hurt (TV Episode) Negga is the MVP of this episode, while Buckley also continues to be a scene stealer. - Geek Girl Authority EDIT
Read More | Posted Aug 27, 2018
No Score Yet Jekyll: Season 1 (TV, 2007) I stumbled on this little gem by accident - and what a happy accident it was. - Geek Girl Authority EDIT
Read More | Posted Aug 27, 2018
97% GLOW: Season 2 (TV, 2017) GLOW knocked it out of the park for Season 2. However, my main criticism is the lack of showcasing for characters like Sheila (Gayle Rankin), Melrose and Jenny. - Geek Girl Authority EDIT
Read More | Posted Aug 27, 2018
86% Marvel's Runaways: Season 1 (TV, 2017) Guys, I can appreciate the slight lagging on Runaways. As I said before, we needed to establish our large cast of characters first. - Geek Girl Authority EDIT
Read More | Posted Aug 27, 2018
80% Happy!: Season 1 (TV, 2017) Meloni is absolute perfection in this role, and this could stand to be his best yet. - Geek Girl Authority EDIT
Read More | Posted Aug 27, 2018
B 11% Marvel's Inhumans: Season 1 (TV, 2017) While Inhumans had some rocky points (what pilot doesn't?), there were beautiful moments that make me want to continue watching. - Geek Girl Authority EDIT
Read More | Posted Aug 27, 2018
100% The Expanse: Season 3 (TV, 2015) Everything from the relevant political climate to the sweeping views of the stars, this series takes the genre up a notch...and then some. - Geek Girl Authority EDIT
Read More | Posted Aug 27, 2018
A- 94% GLOW: Season 1 (TV, 2017) GLOW is also generous with granting the other female wrestlers adequate screen time. - Geek Girl Authority EDIT
Read More | Posted Aug 27, 2018
100% The Good Place: Season 2 (TV, 2016) I love me some intricate world building. - Geek Girl Authority EDIT
Read More | Posted Aug 27, 2018
78% Marvel's The Defenders: Season 1 (TV, 2017) There's so much they can do with this series, and I'm so excited to see where it goes next. - Geek Girl Authority EDIT
Read More | Posted Aug 27, 2018
100% The Magicians: Season 3 (TV, 2016) Everyone is in top form here, and every loose thread from last season was given the attention it deserved. - Geek Girl Authority EDIT
Read More | Posted Aug 27, 2018
A- 94% Stranger Things: Season 2 (TV, 2016-2017) Personally, I watch this show for the incredibly talented kids and all the fun interpersonal relationships in between. All of the spooky monsters stuff is secondary. - Geek Girl Authority EDIT
Read More | Posted Aug 27, 2018
A 97% BoJack Horseman: Season 4 (TV, 2014) Creator Raphael Bob-Waksberg knows how to push the right buttons to make you feel. He's your daily reminder that you're not a robot. - Geek Girl Authority EDIT
Read More | Posted Aug 27, 2018
90% Preacher: Season 2 - Dirty Little Secret (TV Episode) Preacher just keeps getting better and better, peeling back more layers to the story. - Geek Girl Authority EDIT
Read More | Posted Aug 27, 2018
91% Preacher: Season 2 - Backdoors (TV Episode) This episode did a fantastic job of moving the plot forward tremendously, especially that of Eugene. - Geek Girl Authority EDIT
Read More | Posted Aug 27, 2018
100% Preacher: Season 2 - On Your Knees (TV Episode) Preacher blessed us with a lot of zany goodness this week! - Geek Girl Authority EDIT
Read More | Posted Aug 27, 2018
83% Preacher: Season 2 - Holes (TV Episode) Highlights of the episode: Cassidy, Cassidy, Cassidy. - Geek Girl Authority EDIT
Read More | Posted Aug 27, 2018
71% Preacher: Season 2 - Puzzle Piece (TV Episode) This show is excellent when it comes to detailed character work. - Geek Girl Authority EDIT
Read More | Posted Aug 27, 2018