"A train of pleasure followed by a caboose of pain." That’s howÂ CommunityÂ creator Dan HarmonÂ describes ensemble member Donald Glover’s final five episodes with the NBC comedy (and the Glover-less i…
Before we begin our look at each and every episode of the series, we present a Roundtable discussion John and Paul hosted on The Chronic Rift. This discussion was so big John split it into two parts. In our second part, they discuss the reunion movies and the resurgence of the popularity of the series. They also look at the making of the DVD sets.They are joined by Joseph Burns, Matt Hankinson, and James Sherrard, three people who, along with Paul, were involved heavily with the creation of the DVD sets for both series.
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Throughout the 60’s Bonanza dominated Sunday nights on NBC. Even the departure of star Pernell Robert in the 64-65 season didn’t stop its dominance.
ADAM 12 PROMO
In 1968 on Saturday nights, Americans were tuning into Adam-12, the Jack Webb produced police drama, on NBC.
THE MAN FROM UNCLE PROMO
Friday nights in 1965 saw The Man from Uncle in its second season. Yes, there was a time when a show on Friday night at 10pm was in the top twenty of television programs for the season.
STAR TREK PROMO 1966
A cultural phenomenon was born in 1966 with the premiere of Star Trek on NBC. The show only lasted one year on Thursday nights before being moved to Fridays and was never a ratings hit, but it went on to become part of our lexicon and a mythos that is almost worshiped by some.
The gang is back for another review episode. This time, we take on Batman: The Brave and the Bold, Kings, NBC, the How to Grow Your Geek podcast, and the Get Smart collection on DVD. Plus, Andrea offers several new books, David offers praise and lashes for a number of comic books, Derrick reviews Slumdog Millionaire, and Keith opines about midseason replacements Castle and The Unusuals. For more Rift goodness, check us out on the web at http://www.chronicrift.com.