Oct 29

Arrow – Recap & Review – The Magician

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Arrow
The Magician

Original Air Date: Oct 29, 2014

Brianna – Associate Editor
brianna@thetwocentscorp.com

It’s Arrow’s 50th episode. And this milestone episode brought plenty of interesting developments into the mystery behind who killed Sara Lance and (possibly) eliminated another suspect off the list. The episode also brought the introduction of an iconic DC Comics character and it was pretty great.

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Oct 29

About A Boy – Top 5 Moments – About a Will-O-Ween

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About A Boy
About a Will-O-Ween

Original Air Date: Oct 28, 2014

Jules – Managing Editor
jules@thetwocentscorp.com

It’s Halloween! The holiday Will happens to love and the one Marcus hates. Will throws a major party while still getting over Sam, while Marcus tries to overcome his Halloween curse. For Fiona, she as a sweet secret and reveals a different side of herself.

So let’s get to the top five moments from this week’s episode.

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Oct 28

History Launches Online College Course for Credit

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History announced today that they will be partnering with the University of Oklahoma to offer the very first TV Network-branded online course for transferable college credit or for the lifelong learner.

History Channel’s United States, 1865 to the Present course enrollment will launch on October 28 at History.com/courses and will be taught by award winning teacher, OU professor, and renowned historian Steve Gillon.

“This course, combining the best in education and entertainment, brings together the resources and talents of a flagship state university and a national television network to present new ways of learning about the past,” said Professor Gillon.  “With this course, we hope to spark the imagination of a new generation of students, ignite their interest in the study of history, and inspire them to learn more about how the past shapes the world we live in today.”

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Oct 28

The Flash – Flash Facts – Going Rogue

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The Flash – Flash Facts – Going Rogue

The Flash
Going Rogue

Original Air Date: Oct 21, 2014

Ryan O – Associate Editor
ryano@thetwocentscorp.com

The Flash has a great collection of villains, rivaling Batman’s and Spider-Man’s. This episode introduces one of them to us: Captain Cold, the first of The Rogues, as the collection of villains is called.

Also: FELICITY! Felicity Smoak, from Arrow, makes a trip to Central City to see her friend, Barry. There is a LOT of chemistry there, too.

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Oct 28

NBC Gives ‘Mysteries of Laura’ Full Season Order

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NBC announced today that they have given a full season order to freshman series Mysteries of Laura. According to Deadline, the network has ordered nine additional episodes to round out the dramedy’s first season.

Mysteries of Laura, an American adaptation of a Spanish series, stars Debra Messing as NYPD Detective Laura Diamond and follows her life as she attempts to balance being a homicide detective as well as a single mother to twin sons.

Are you excited for more Laura?

Oct 28

NCIS: LA – Recap & Review – Black Budget

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NCIS: LA
Black Budget

Original Air Date: Oct 27, 2014

Colleen – Senior Reviewer
Colleen@thetwocentscorp.com

Our episode begins tonight with employees of a company getting ready for lunch. Most of the office heads out, with a couple staying behind to eat at their desks. One of them gets up to use the bathroom, and while he is in there, the office is invaded by a bunch of mask wearing men. One of them heads into the bathroom and shoots it up before leaving. What was all that about? Was this guy a part of the plan, but plans changed and they wanted him dead instead? We are about to find out.

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Oct 28

TwoCentsTV Top 15 List – Best Halloween TV Episodes from the 2000s

halloweenIt’s that time of year where goblins, ghouls and everything orange, black and scary, creepy and funny rule the TV airways. Yup, it’s Halloween time! Over the years, our favorite TV shows have produced some amazing scary, fun and everything in between Halloween themed episodes. We at the TwoCentsTV have decided to look back just in the past 14 years to come up with our top ones.

Below are our top 15 Halloween episodes from the 2000s – one episode per show – in no particular order. Is your favorite below? Share your TwoCents on your favorite Halloween TV episodes below!

Friends - The One With The Halloween Party

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Season 8, Episode 6
Aired: November 1, 2001

In this episode we see Ross in his nerdy "Spud-nik" costume arm-wrestle Chandler in a pink bunny costume. When Chandler challenges Ross to prove he is stronger, nerdy Ross says "Oh I'll prove it. I'll prove it like a theorem!"

Oct 27

Castle – Recap & Review – Meme Is Murder

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Castle
Meme Is Murder

Original Air Date: Oct 27, 2014

Brianna – Associate Editor
brianna@thetwocentscorp.com

We see the detectives at the twelfth deal with something that is relatively timely, taken to a bit of an extreme this week. The death of a social media star leads the team at the twelfth on a trail to a creepy web stalker that takes things too far and begins leaving a trail of bodies. Meanwhile, Castle takes the digital route to promoting his book.

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Oct 27

‘The Flash’ Becomes The CW’s Most-Watched Telecast Ever

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The CW’s latest venture into the DC Comics universe is definitely paying off.

The Flash  rises to 6.8 million total viewers, becoming The CW’s most watched telecast of any series in the history of the network, in final Live + 7 Day Nielsen ratings data. The superhero series is also The CW’s highest-rated series debut ever in Men 18-34 (2.5), and the second highest-rated series premiere in Adults 18-49 (2.6).

According to the network, The series premiere has been seen more than 13 million times across all platforms, including initiated streams on digital platforms and total unduplicated viewers on-air over two airings the week of Oct. 7.

The Flash follows Barry Allen after he comes out of his coma after the particle accelerator tragedy in Central City months ago and realizes that he has gained the power of super speed. He also discovers that he’s not the only one that gained powers after the accident.

Oct 27

CBS Gives Full Season Order to ‘NCIS: New Orleans’, ‘Scorpion’, Two Others

ScorpionCBS has given full season orders to four of its freshman series.

The network announced today that it has given Madam Secretary, Scorpion, Stalker, and NCIS off-shoot NCIS: New Orleans full season orders. The news shouldn’t come as much of a surprise, considering that these four freshman series have had solid starts in their timeslots.

“These four shows have had an immediate impact on our schedule by improving nights, winning time periods and adding more hours of success across our primetime line up,” said Nina Tassler, Chairman, CBS Entertainment.

Are you excited to be getting more of these series?

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