Wow, last night (4/3/07) was probably the best Boston Legal episode ever. Love the way they were able to weave footage from a TV show Shatner did fifty years ago, and tie it into a storyline from today. The idea of using old footage for flashbacks was nothing but brilliant. Loved the character exploration, the revalation about Alan's father, how he never lived up to his expectations, and then Denny's relalation that his father disowned him. The Denny/Alan friendship is one of the best done on television and I'm still surprised this show doesn't get more award nominations!
So far this season I find myself watching most of the new TV shows. Unfortunately, for some reason I can't seem to get into any of them to the point where I want to venture into the upper levels of fandom. A pot of Starbucks Italian roast at the office had me thinking about exactly why this is. ( Read more... )