On episode 227, Amrie (@mytakeontv), Jason (@theTVaholic) and Rae (@raelee) briefly talk some news, then take an early look at the 2014 Fall TV Schedule and then discuss the first season finales of The Blacklist and Marvel’s Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D. and the third season finale of Hart of Dixie. Plus, some TV recommendations. (Start times of each segment/topic)
We talked about the following TV news story:
An Early Look at the 2014 Fall TV Schedule (00:02:37)
We went day by day through the Fall 2014 TV Schedule and talked a bit about the new shows that looked good and the ones that didn’t for each day. Then we wrapped it up with our picks for new shows we are most interested in, the new shows we are least interested in and the midseason shows we most want to see and the one we don’t.
- Sunday – Shows covered included Madam Secretary and Malaney. (00:03:31)
- Monday – Shows covered included Gotham, Jane the Virgin, Scorpion and State of Affairs. (00:08:16)
- Tuesday – Shows covered included The Flash, Forever, Manhattan Love Story, Marry Me, NCIS: New Orleans, Selfie and Utopia. (00:19:19)
- Wednesday – Shows covered included Black-ish, The Mysteries of Laura, Red Band Society and Stalker. (00:28:42)
- Thursday – Shows covered included A to Z, Bad Judge, Gracepoint, How to Get Away With Murder and The McCarthys. (00:37:00)
- Friday – Shows covered included Constantine and Cristela. (00:46:49)
- Saturday (00:50:55)
- Overall thoughts on the 2014 Fall TV Schedule (00:51:20)
We used the specific episodes listed below as a jumping off point to discuss the following three TV shows:
- The Blacklist – S.1 Ep.22, “Berlin: Conclusion” (Season Finale) (00:58:37)
- Marvel’s Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D. – S.1 Ep.22, “Beginning of the End” (Season Finale) (01:09:31)
- Hart of Dixie – S.3 Ep.22, “Second Chances” (Season Finale) (01:15:50)
TV Recommendations (01:23:28)
- Amrie recommended Lifetime’s Devious Maids, which is presently airing on Sunday nights – Official Site – You can find episodes on Amazon Instant Video (S.1-2), DVD (S.1), Hulu (latest episode), iTunes (S.1-2) and Netflix DVD (S.1).
- Jason recommended The Abbott & Costello Show – You can find it on Amazon Instant Video (S.1-2), DVD (S.1-2) and Hulu/Hulu Plus (S.1-2).
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What new shows for Fall 2014 look good to you? And, which ones don’t? What did you think of the first season finale of NBC’s The Blacklist? Are you looking forward to the second season of ABC’s Marvel’s Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D.? Did you like how the third season ended for The CW’s Hart of Dixie? Let us know in the comments, send us an eMail, connect via Twitter @TVtimesThree, or Like us on Facebook.