Charmed enjoys a soft reset and a fresh return to form as it starts its Season 3 arc
“Charmed” Season 3 Premiere Review: An Inconvenient Truth
The contentious reboot to beloved ’90s fantasy returns for its third season, though with possibly less action than fans may have expected
Why Prue shouldn’t have been the sister who died
Reportedly, Shannen Doherty had to leave the show because of backstage tension, but what if the creatives had made a different decision?
What if…Prue had survived?
Shannen Doherty was famously written out of Charmed at the end of season three, paving the way for new sister Paige (Rose Matthews) to be introduced. Season 4 is commonly regarded as one of Charmed’s better seasons but how might it have been different if Shannen had stayed on?
Charmed Review: A Blast from the Past
Maggie’s shaken by the re-emergence of Parker, while Macy and Harry investigate Jordan.
My Weekly TV roundup
I must confess, this post is driven purely out of laziness for producing three separate recaps for these shows, so I am here to combine them all here. So prepare thineself, for the season finale of American Horror Story, some major plot developments in The Good Place and…well, Charmed happened, I guess.
Charmed Review: Macy’s Soul Sister
Macy takes the burden of the Charmed Ones by herself, Mel is desperate to regain her powers and Maggie goes to extreme ends to get what she wants.
Charmed Review: Road Trip!
The Charmed Ones set off to save their first innocent in the emerging demon war.
Charmed’s Season 2 premiere detonates the status quo
In the space of forty minutes, the entire established universe of Charmed is permanently altered.
Review | ‘Charmed’ Season 1 Episode 22: The Source Awakens
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The answer to my discontent with lots of current TV series?
With the current discontent with the final season of Game of Thrones, there has been lots of talk about how to structure and write a satisfying TV show. I talk about how this might explain my issues with 22-episode shows.
Review | ‘Charmed’ Season 1 Episode 21: Red Rain
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Review | ‘Charmed’ Season 1 Episode 20: Ambush
< Previous | Next > Charmed | Season 1 Different enemies collide while The Charmed Ones become stronger than ever as Charmed rockets towards the final episodes of its first season.
Review | ‘Charmed’ Season 1 Episode 19: Source Material
< Previous | Next > Charmed | Season 1 Despite an assured previous episode, Source Material moves plotpoints around like chess pieces; setting the scene for the final episodes to come.
Review | ‘Charmed’ Season 1 Episode 18: The Replacement
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It’s time to leave the 22-episode format behind
At what stage did the casual, lighter fare that I watch become so tricky to keep up with? Plot lines that seem to last for weeks and weeks, plus a myriad of characters whose faces I barely recognise? No thank you. It’s time for some television series to adapt what they are doing and reassess…
TV Review: Charmed Reboot (Episodes 1 – 11)
So, I must confess…when the Charmed reboot was announced, I was simultaneously elated and filled with dread. What were they going to do with it? I wondered to myself. And on the CW? Then came the pictures of the leads and they didn’t look quite right. And the previews of the episodes seemed strange and foreign. I…