A vaguely interesting concept becomes a true mess
by JOHN VINCENT
The ending to the series that 'Chuck' really deserves
This episode of "Chuck," the series finale, takes place two weeks after "Chuck vs. Sarah." Quinn (Angus Macfadyen) is on a plane, looking to buy a key (well actually, three pieces that make up a key) that will fix the Intersect and allow it to be reprogrammed. Sarah (Yvonne Strahovski) has snuck ...Read More
Fake death and big bad guys lead to an exciting finish
"Chuck Versus the Bullet Train" picks up where last week’s episode left off. Quinn (Angus Macfadyen) has captured Chuck (Zachary Levi) and asks him to fix the Intersect, which is "en route to his base." Quinn also informs Chuck that Sarah (Yvonne Strahovski) and Casey (Adam Baldwin) are dead. ...Read More
There are revelations aplenty in 'Chuck Versus Agent X' and you won't be disappointed
This review may contain spoilers. “Chuck” is a show that is meant to be fun and what’s going to make for a more fun episode than the parties for Chuck and Sarah to celebrate the end of their unmarried lives? Ellie is in charge of Sarah’s soiree and Awesome is in charge of Chuck’s rite o ...Read More
In the lastest series of comics, what would have happened if Tony Stark was Dr. Doom?
I have always enjoyed Marvel's What If stories. Taking the established characters and continuity and turning things upside down and on their ear often leads to great storytelling. This week's release, "Iron Man: Demon in an Armor," is certainly no exception. The premise, stated on the first page ...Read More
The covertly asked question in this episode asks which is scarier, Dr. Wheelwrights nightmare toxin or Jeff and Lesters Buy More Halloween dÃ©cor
This review may contain spoilers. The week before Halloween provides television viewers with many Halloween themed stories. Chuck Versus The Aisle of Terror stands out among them. Robert Englund of Nightmare on Elm Street fame provides a not too over the top villain and we get a frightening glimp ...Read More
Ann Morris never thought she'd be calling the Nerd Herd, but she did
When I wrote my review of Chuck vs. the Couch Lock for Airlock Alpha, I commented that fans of Chucks Buy More colleagues Jeff and Lester would enjoy the larger-than-usual part the boys played in the story. At that time, I had no idea that just a day later, Id get to participate in a conference ...Read More
'Its a dead mans party. Who could ask for more?'
'Its a dead mans party. Who could ask for more?' This review may contain spoilers. In Chuck Versus The Couch Lock Chucks ongoing search for Frost not only brings to light an unfortunate episode from John Caseys past but answers the questions, is a boys best friend his mother and who would sho ...Read More
It's like a soap opera ... for geeks
This review may contain spoilers. Although Chuck is ostensibly a spy story, its always been more about how Chucks uninitiated entry into the spy world affected the characters personal lives than anything else. Chuck vs. the Coup DÃ©tat is no exception to that rule. The main focus is the lo ...Read More
Chuck tries to figure out his and Sarahs Achilles Heel on a mission during fashion week.
This review may contain spoilers. Season four of Chuck is currently two for two in episode titles that refer to the obstacle of the week for Chuck (Zachary Levi) and Sarahs (Yvonne Strahovski) relationship. In Chuck Versus The Suitcase, the aforementioned suitcase is Sarahs -- she has been living ...Read More