10 Things to Know About CONSTANTINE Before the Mid-Season Premiere

     January 15, 2015

NBC’s Constantine, an adaptation of the popular Hellblazer series from DC Comics, is television’s most underrated comicbook property.  Hell, it’s underrated for late-night TV dramas in general, somehow managing to layer insane comicbook storylines within a weekly procedural format with …

CONSTANTINE Recap: “The Saint of Last Resorts”

     December 13, 2014

And then there was one!  NBC’s Constantine is the sole comicbook adaptation on the airwaves this holiday season.  Tonight’s “The Saint of Last Resorts” was the first part of a two-part mid-season finale.  The strengths at the core of this …

CONSTANTINE Recap: “Blessed Are the Damned”

     December 5, 2014

NBC’s Constantine has already dabbled in voodoo, demonic possession, and ancient Welsh fairy folk, but tonight’s episode “Blessed Are the Damned” get to Hellblazer’s bread-and-butter: the battle between Heaven and Hell.  In this hour, a struggling preacher finds himself apparently blessed with …

CONSTANTINE Recap: “Rage of Caliban”

     November 28, 2014

The bad news it that NBC has halted production on its freshman season of Constantine, stopping the paranormal investigator at an unlucky 13 episodes.  The good news is that the show isn’t necessarily canceled (yet).  If you’re a fan of …

CONSTANTINE Recap: “Danse Vaudou”

     November 22, 2014

Tonight’s spooky episode of NBC’s Constantine was a straight-up ghost story wrapped in a voodoo presentation.  Although “Danse Vaudou” didn’t do a whole lot to advance the season’s storyline (until the last few seconds, at least), it did have plenty …