Calgary Senior

Calgary Senior is not a Tomatometer-approved publication. Reviews from this publication only count toward the Tomatometer when written by the following Tomatometer-approved critic(s): Bill Brioux
Rating Title/Year Author
4/4 Frankie Drake Mysteries: Season 1 (TV, 2017-2018) Bill Brioux Frankie Drake Mysteries is an equal opportunity employer, with seven of 11 episodes written by female writers and most episodes also directed by women. EDIT
Posted Dec 18, 2017
3/4 Me, Myself & I: Season 1 (TV, 2017) Bill Brioux It's kinda like The Wonder Years, if you had watched Kevin Arnold struggle through three different stages of his life EDIT
Posted Sep 27, 2017
3/4 White Famous: Season 1 (TV, 2017) Bill Brioux A comedic, cautionary tale about Hollywood. EDIT
Posted Sep 27, 2017
3/4 Kevin (Probably) Saves the World: Season 1 (TV, 2017-2018) Bill Brioux Likeable lead Jason Ritter (son of the late comedian John Ritter) makes this more heavenly than it sounds. EDIT
Posted Sep 27, 2017
4/4 Curb Your Enthusiasm: Season 9 (TV, 2017) Bill Brioux One of TV's funniest comedies. EDIT
Posted Sep 27, 2017
4/4 Ten Days in the Valley: Season 1 (TV, 2017) Bill Brioux [A] tense, intriguing thriller. EDIT
Posted Sep 27, 2017
3.5/4 The Disappearance: Season 1 (TV, 2015) Bill Brioux It is a psychological family drama, and a sad one, for sure, but worth watching for the performances and the surprising plot twists. EDIT
Posted Sep 27, 2017
The Vietnam War: Miniseries (TV, 2017) Bill Brioux With fewer contributions from historians and other experts, [Ken] Burns and [Lynn] Novak allow those who were there, from both sides, [to] do the talking. EDIT
Posted Sep 18, 2017
3/4 Ray Donovan: Season 5 (TV, 2017) Bill Brioux Look for dad Mickey (Jon Voight) to provide his usual complications. EDIT
Posted Aug 14, 2017
3.5/4 Episodes (US): Season 5 (TV, 2017) Bill Brioux Episodes is a delicious send-up of Hollywood and all the banal, vain excesses of the TV game. EDIT
Posted Aug 14, 2017
3/4 Still Star-Crossed: Season 1 (TV, 2016) Bill Brioux A Shakespeare soap opera? A rose by any name would smell as sweet EDIT
Posted May 2, 2017
3.5/4 Genius: Einstein (TV, 2017) Bill Brioux It helps that he's played by one of the greatest actors working today, Geoffrey Rush. EDIT
Posted Apr 11, 2017
3/4 Great News: Season 1 (TV, 2017) Bill Brioux If you liked 30 Rock and like The Unbreakable Kimmy Schmidt you'll probably like this new comedy from the same creators. EDIT
Posted Apr 11, 2017
3.5/4 The Son: Season 1 (TV, 2017) Bill Brioux That's Pierce Brosnan behind the whiskers in this epic oater about a wealthy Texas cattle baron. EDIT
Posted Apr 11, 2017
1.5/4 Imaginary Mary: Season 1 (TV, 2017) Bill Brioux Imaginary Mary ... seems like a blend of Alf and those TV bears that love toilet paper - which might have been a better sitcom idea. EDIT
Posted Mar 28, 2017
2.5/4 Anne with an E: Season 1 (TV, 2017) Bill Brioux Amybeth McNulty makes for a spunky Anne Shirley and Geraldine James and R.H. Thomson are both fine as Marilla and Matthew Cuthbert. EDIT
Posted Mar 28, 2017
3/4 Time After Time: Season 1 (TV, 2017) Bill Brioux It's all very Quantum Leap meets Murdoch Mysteries, with nary a hot tub time machine in sight. EDIT
Posted Mar 28, 2017
4/4 Feud: Bette and Joan (TV, 2017) Bill Brioux It is Lange and Sarandon's series ... and they're electric in this parable on ageism, sexism and how little things have changed in Hollywood and in society. As Bette Davis said in All About Eve, "Fasten your seatbelts. It's going to be a bumpy night." EDIT
Posted Mar 28, 2017