Dan Tomisik

TV Critic

Dan Tomasik

An East Coaster by birth, Dan Tomasik has established a solid reputation as a Guru for all things TV and movie-related. Fueled by a passion for great storytelling and equally great criticism, he comes to you now from Los Angeles. Opinionated, judgmental, sarcastic, but never unfair; welcome to TV Reviews.

TV Reviews

Orphan Black Season 3, Episode 10: “History Yet To Be Written”

A quiet end to a chaotic season.

Orphan Black - Season 3, Episode 9: “Insolvent Phantom of Tomorrow”

Field trip to London! Drinking, karaoke, and tracking down the original Castor to murder!

Orphan Black - Season 3, Episode 8: “Ruthless in Purpose, and Insidious in Method”

It’s a time for family; families working together, families coming back together, and new additions to the family.

Orphan Black - Season 3, Episode 7: “Community of Dreadful Fear & Hate”

Grudges are settled, favors are called upon, and promises are made.

Orphan Black - Season 3, Episode 6: “Certain Agony of the Battlefield”

As Sarah dives deeper into Castor, Castor dives deeper into Sarah.

Orphan Black - Season 3, Episode 5: “Scarred By Many Past Frustrations”

New beginnings. New horrors. Same old trip.

Orphan Black - Season 3, Episode 4: “Newer Elements of Our Defense”

The Leda Sisters go digging for bullets, bones, buyers, and brains.

Gotham - Episode 22: “All Happy Families Are Alike”

Gotham’s gangs erupt in war, Barbara recovers with Thompkins, and Bruce explores Wayne Manor’s secrets.

Orphan Black - Season 3, Episode 3: “Formalized, Complex, and Costly”

Mark and Gracie run into newlywed issues. Some less orthodox than others.

Gotham - Episode 21: “The Anvil or The Hammer”

Gordon’s pursuit of the Ogre reaches a terrifying climax as Penguin makes his move against Gotham’s crime lords.

Orphan Black - Season 3, Episode 2: “Transitory Sacrifices of Crisis”

Secrets and weaknesses are revealed in the increasingly dangerous Castor Project.

Gotham - Episode 20: “Under the Knife”

Gordon dives deeper into the hunt for the Ogre, meanwhile Bruce and Selena dig into Wayne Enterprise, and Maroni digs into…

Orphan Black: Season 3, Episode 1: “The Weight of This Combination”

Gotham - Episode 19: “Beasts of Prey”

Fish plots her escape, Gordon takes a dangerous unsolved case.

Gotham - Episode 18: "Everyone Has A Copplepot"

Jim Gordon digs into the dark secrets behind GCPD’s police commissioner.

Agent Carter - Episode 8: “Valediction”

Peggy, Jarvis, and the SSR must stop Leviathan from releasing a deadly agent on Manhattan.

Gotham - Episode 17: "Red Hood"

A new gang begins a series of deadly bank robberies.

Agent Carter - Episode 7: “SNAFU”

Peggy is brought in for questioning.

Gotham - Episode 16: “The Blind Fortune Teller”

A night out turns into a murder at the circus.

Agent Carter - Episode 6: “A Sin to Err”

Peggy tracks down a Russian mole while Souza tracks down Peggy.

Gotham - Episode 15: “The Scarecrow”

Gordon and Bullock continue the search for Dr. Crane, meanwhile Falcone & Maroni make an agreement regarding Penguin.

Agent Carter - Episode 5: “The Iron Ceiling”

Peggy is sent to Russia for her first mission.

Gotham - Episode 14: “The Fearsome Dr. Crane”

Gordon investigates a criminal who uses his victims fears against them, meanwhile Maroni tests Penguin’s loyalty.

Agent Carter - Episode 4: “The Blitzkrieg Button”

Howard reappears looking for Peggy’s help, but may have ulterior motives.

Gotham - Episode 13: “Welcome Back, Jim Gordon”

Fish comes after Penguin, Gordon tries to root out corruption within GCPD.

Gotham - Episode 12: “What the Little Bird Told Him”

Gordon searches for the escaped Gruber. Meanwhile, Fish makes her move to dethrone Falcone.

Agent Carter - Episode 3: “Time and Tide”

Peggy and Jarvis hunt down Starks stolen technology.

Agent Carter - Episode 1 & 2: “Pilot” & “Bridge and Tunnel”

Agent Peggy Carter, still coping with the loss of Captain America, must help Howard Stark prove his innocence against…

Gotham - Episode 11: “Rogues’ Gallery”

Someone’s playing with the brains of Arkham Asylum’s inmates on Gordon’s watch.

Red Band Society - Episode 9 “How Did We Get Here?”

Dash and Jordi vie for the attention of a recently admitted teen popstar, meanwhile the rest of the hospital residents deal with…

Gotham - Episode 10: “Lovecraft”

Bruce and Selina must flee Wayne Manor when a hit is put out on Selina.

Red Band Society - Episode 8: “Get Outta My Dreams, Get Outta My Car”

The Banders celebrate Charlie’s wakeup by trying to find the perfect gift. Meanwhile, Dr. McAndrews struggles with the…

Gotham - Episode 9: “Harvey Dent”

Gordon works together with D.A. Harvey Dent to tackle a bomb threat. Meanwhile, Selina moves into Wayne Manor.

Red Band Society - Episode 7: “Know Thyself”

Leo takes Emma out to meet his friends, the others watch a surgery, and Nurse Jackson eases back into her pre-nurse life.

Gotham - Episode 8: “The Mask”

Gordon cracks down on a barbaric office gauntlet, Bruce returns to school.

Red Band Society - Episode 6: “Ergo Ego”

The hospital residents struggle with their various relationships while Nurse Jackson deals with the ramifications of her…

Gotham - Episode 7: “Penguin’s Umbrella

Gordon and Penguin find themselves the targets of mob boss Falcone.

Gotham - Episode 6: “Spirit of the Goat”

A case from Bullock’s past resurfaces in the present.

Gotham - Episode 5: “Viper”

A new drug circulating the streets grants godlike power, at a terrible cost.

Red Band Society - Episode 5: “So Tell Me What You Want, What You Really, Really Want”

Charlie’s backstory is explained as Social services plan to move him to a different hospital. Elsewhere, Jordi learns to drive…

Gotham - Episode 4: “Arkham”

A plan to reopen Arkham Asylum brings Gotham’s crime lords to the brink of war.

Red Band Society - Episode 4: “There’s No Place Like Homecoming”

Kara, Emma, Leo and Nurse Brittany visit Kara’s school for homecoming.

Gotham - Episode 3: “The Balloonman”

A mysterious vigilante begins targeting corrupt public officials.

The Strain - Episode 13: "The Master"

The bloody showdown between humans and vampires brings new enemies, new alliances, and new revelations.

Red Band Society - Episode 3: “Liar, Liar Pants on Fire”

Leo tries to win Emma back, Nurse Jackson becomes Kara’s sober buddy, and Jordi receives an unexpected visitor.

Gotham - Episode 2: “Selina Kyle”

Homeless kids around Gotham are being snatched, including Selina “Cat” Kyle.

The Strain - Episode 12: “Last Rites”

Eichhorst attacks the pawn shop, Nora is forced to say goodbye to one she loves, Gus is acquired by the strigoi corps, the…

Red Band Society - Episode #2: “Sole Searching”

Jordi’s surgery has a hiccup, Leo struggles to belong, and Kara’s parents visit.

Gotham - Episode #1: 'Pilot'

New police detective James Gordon investigates the mysterious murder of Thomas and Martha Wayne.

The Strain - Episode 11: “The Third Rail”

Gus returns home, Eph & co seek out the Master, and Zach holds down the fort.

Red Band Society - Episode #1: "Pilot"

A coma patient narrates the goings-on among the patients, nurses, and doctors at a hospital.

The Strain - Episode 10: "Loved Ones”

Eph searches for Kelly, Vasiliy and Dutch search for Palmer, and the rest of the group plans out their next move.

The Strain - Episode 9: "The Disappeared”

The group gathers at Setrakian’s Pawn Shop as they orchestrate their next move.

The Strain - Episode 8: "Creatures of the Night"

Eichorst licks his wounds, strigoi fill the night, Eph & co hold up in a gas station with Vasiliy.

The Strain - Episode 7: “ For Services Rendered”

A look inside Abraham’s history with the German. Meanwhile, the plague spreads further & further out of control.

The Strain - Episode 6: “Occultation"

Both sides make their final preparations as the eclipse begins.

The Strain - Episode 5: “ Runaways"

The infection builds toward widespread outbreak as Eph and Setrakian strive to cut it off.

The Strain - Episode 4: “It's Not For Everyone”

Eph and Nora cut open a vampire to see what makes them tick, another locks himself away from his family to protect them, while a…

The Strain - Episode 3: “Gone Smooth”

Setrakian is released and goes hunting, Eph’s custody hearing takes an emotional toll on him, Vasiliy sees a sign of the…

The Strain - Episode 2: "The Box"

The coffin reaches its destination, Abraham and Mr. Blinks Wrong have a sitdown, the survivors struggle to reintegrate, Eph…

The Strain - Episode 1: “Night Zero”

A plane of dead passengers, an ominous coffin, a mysterious group of non-human gentlemen, and an outbreak like nothing ever seen…
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