This Is Us Season 3 Episode 8 Recap – “18,615”

You’ve probably noticed that over the show’s three seasons, Thanksgiving is a beloved holiday for the Pearson family. By now you’re familiar with their family traditions that were created the night that they had to stay at the desolate hotel without air-conditioning when hot dogs and crackers were their only options for a Thanksgiving meal. … Continue reading This Is Us Season 3 Episode 8 Recap – “18,615”

This Is Us Season 3 Episode 7 Recap – “Sometimes”

Episode 7, “Sometimes”, focuses on the early days in Jack and Rebecca’s (Milo Ventimiglia and Mandy Moore) relationship. One week after meeting on their first date, Rebecca asks Jack to join her on a road trip to Los Angeles where she has a meeting with some record executives. On their long drive from Pittsburgh, their … Continue reading This Is Us Season 3 Episode 7 Recap – “Sometimes”

This Is Us Season 3 Episode 6 Recap – “Kamsahamnida”

The sixth episode from Season 3, “Kamsahamnida” spends some time catching up with the “Big Three” the in the present timeline. Each of the Pearsons experience some level of personal growth in one of the strongest episodes from this season. Previously Kevin (Justin Hartley) was given an old photograph of Jack (Milo Ventimiglia) during his … Continue reading This Is Us Season 3 Episode 6 Recap – “Kamsahamnida”

This Is Us Season 3, Episode 1 Recap- “Ave Maria”

The first episode of Season 3, “Ave Maria”, finds each of the Pearsons moving in a new direction. The “Big Three” spend their birthday dealing with some serious life decisions while Jack and Rebecca go on their first date. Randall and Beth (Sterling K. Brown and Susan Kelechi Watson) have continued to foster Deja (Lyric … Continue reading This Is Us Season 3, Episode 1 Recap- “Ave Maria”

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Rise Season 1, Episode 2 Recap – “Most of All to Dream”

Episode 2 starts with the fall out of the theater department’s protest from the pilot. Principal Ward informs Mr. Mazzu that all of the things that they burned would come from the department’s budget, which left them with nothing. Mazzu’s problems extend past the theater to home, where he and his wife have to deal … Continue reading Rise Season 1, Episode 2 Recap – “Most of All to Dream”

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Rise Season 1, Pilot Episode Recap

  http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=cpsw8W_bmsM NBC’s new drama Rise follows the lives of the students and faculty involved in Stanton high school’s theater department. The pilot episode starts with a clearly unsatisfied Mr. Mazzuchelli, played by Josh Radnor from “How I Met Your Mother”, taking over the theater program. His taking over the program leads to an expected … Continue reading Rise Season 1, Pilot Episode Recap