Category Archives: House of Cards

House of Cards Season 2 Review: Welcome (Back) to the Jungle

Netflix’s riveting Capital Hill drama is back with another season of political chess. With raised stakes and a ferocious intensity, these are 13 episodes you don’t want to miss. (Warning: Major spoilers

2014 Golden Globe Predictions

Now that we’ve said our goodbyes to 2013, it’s time to ring in awards’ season. First up, the Golden Globes. After an ambitious year of filmmaking and the continued TV renaissance, the

2014 TV Preview

After the excellent TV selection we had in 2013, next year seems to be just as strong. All your favorite shows (with the exception of Breaking Bad) will be back at some point

Top 10 TV Shows of 2013

It’s that time of year again TV fans! Here we have three year end lists from each of our TV writers. You’ll be surprised at how little they match up. Check them

2013 Emmy Nominee Reactions: Who Got Snubbed? Who Should Win?

This morning the Emmy nominations were revealed, and while many things stayed the same, there were plenty of surprises. Naturally, we have some opinions for you on how our favorite shows did.

Emmy’s 2013: Ten Dark Horses To Look Out For

The folks over at the Academy of Television Arts & Sciences aren’t particularly known for leaving their comfort zone when it comes to their annual awards ceremony.  Still, the critical community is

Top 5 TV Shows and Episodes of 2013 So Far

Summer is great for movies but not for TV. Right now, at the halfway point of 2013, the Filtered Lens is not reviewing a single show. How depressing is that? With Louie taking a

Netflix’s House of Cards: What this Smart New Political Drama Could Mean for the Future of TV

Is Netflix trying to become the new HBO?  With the release of their first major attempt at original programming, and more new titles on the way, the DVD rental and streaming service