Bruce Timm & toons

Batman: The Animated Series (1992) – His Silicon Soul, Off Balance and What is Reality?

Batman (Kevin Conroy) has his hands full once again this week, as he continues to save and protect Gotham from evil. Up first is His Silicon Soul following on the trail of the two-parter Heart of Steel, this story was broadcast on 20 November, 1992. H.A.R.D.A.C. (Jeff Bennett) seemingly got more duplicants made than we … Continue reading

Bruce Timm & toons

Batman: The Animated Series (1992) – Terror In the Sky, Christmas with the Joker and Heart of Steel Part I

Horror strikes in Gotham when it seems the Man-Bat (Marc Singer) aka Kirk Langstrom returns in Terror in the Sky. The Dark Knight (Kevin Conroy) investigates, but what if this new winged menace isn’t the Man-Bat, but is something else? Originally airing on 12 November, 1992, the mystery expanded when Bats became convinced that Langstrom wasn’t … Continue reading

Bellisario & Cannell

Magnum, p.i. (1984) Echoes of the Mind Part 1 & 2

It’s time for milk, fig newtons and beautiful sunsets as Season 5 (!) gets underway with this two-parter that aired on 27 September and 4 October, 1984. The season opener was penned by Bellisario himself, and sees both Thomas (Tom Selleck) and Higgins (John Hillerman) dealing with love in their own way.  It also uses the New American Orchestra … Continue reading