X-Files (Season 10)…

The return of the X-Files. If any series could come back for another run–and continue–this is the one. With its potential for story arcs, monster of the week, and character development in a rich and expansive world, there are lots of opportunities for stories. Hell, ‘Supernatural’ is set for at least 13 full seasons, and as much as I enjoy it, it feels like it ran its course around season 5 or 6 due to the constant retreading of angst between the brothers Winchester, not being able to let go of its larger and somewhat tired Heaven/Hell mythology, and the limited supporting cast. I’m only in it for the boys… Granted, many people consider X-Files dipped when Mulder and Scully left, but I liked Reyes and Dogget, and they pulled it together for a decent finale. However, when season 9 closed up, it did so with the promise of bad things to come–the alien colonization of Earth–and mystery in the air. It was a series set to return and season 10 almost seems overdue.

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Extraterrestrial (2014)

extraterrestrial‘Extraterrestrial’ was a home alone Netlfix find. One of those home-alone-so-I’ll-watch-something-I-don’t-think-my-other-half-will-mind-missing-out-on-watching-together movies, because you daren’t watch the next episode in a series you’re watching together, or something you might really enjoy sharing together on date night. My expectations were low, and if you give this a go, I would suggest that as the way to go to get the best out of it…

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