‘A Star Is Born’ Is Fantastic, but the True Star is Sam Elliott

Bradley Cooper and Lady Gaga shine in the most recent iteration of ‘A Star is Born,’ but Sam Elliott is the one who deserves the highest praise.

The Flash S03 E17: ‘Duet’

So many shows before this have done it, the obligatory musical episode, and with the stars of The Flash and Supergirl both former cast members of Glee, and their supporting … Continue reading The Flash S03 E17: ‘Duet’

The Flash S03 E10: “Borrowing Problems from the Future”

When last we left The Flash, Savitar had not only dropped a prophecy of doom upon Team Flash, but momentarily propelled our hero into the near future where he witnessed … Continue reading The Flash S03 E10: “Borrowing Problems from the Future”

Holiday Gift Guide 2016: For the “Hamilton” Fans In Your Life

Merry Christmas! Look, if you’re one of the high class tastemakers that visits BBP regularly, you’ve likely got friends and family who are fans of the single greatest musical to … Continue reading Holiday Gift Guide 2016: For the “Hamilton” Fans In Your Life

TIFF 2016 Review: La La Land an exhilarating People’s Choice Award winner

The big Hollywood musical is alive and well. Sure, it’s an endangered species, but Damien Chazelle’s vibrant La La Land is about as fine a specimen as you can find. Chosen … Continue reading TIFF 2016 Review: La La Land an exhilarating People’s Choice Award winner

Marvel’s Agent Carter S02 E09: A Little Song and Dance

With all the doom and gloom that plagued Agent Carter these past few episodes, what would be a better break or palate cleanser than… a musical number? Sound bizarre? It’s … Continue reading Marvel’s Agent Carter S02 E09: A Little Song and Dance

The Ten Percent – Let the Sunshine In

“Ninety percent of everything is crud.” – Theodore Sturgeon Hello, and welcome to another installment of The Ten Percent! Every two weeks, Ensley F. Guffey and I use this space … Continue reading The Ten Percent – Let the Sunshine In