‘Castle’: Rick Finally Meets His Father!

For five years, “Castle” fans have speculated about the identity of Rick Castle’s (Nathan Fillion) father. Monday, we finally met him, in what was quite possibly the show’s finest episode, “Hunt.” It’s a stylish, emotionally intense tribute to James Bond and other European spy movies.  Last week’s episode ended with the kidnapped Alexis (Molly Quinn) […]

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‘Castle’: Alexis is Kidnapped!

This week’s episode of  “Castle,” “Target,” was a tight, scary thriller. Castle (Nathan Fillion), facing every parent’s worse nightmare, is pushed to break his own moral code. Alexis (Molly Quinn) is the rare teen character on a adult show that I want to see more fully explored. I think it’s because she’s not the stereotypical […]

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‘Castle’: Beckett and Castle’s First Valentine’s Day is a Love Letter to Reality TV

“Castle” gave fans of both Castle and Beckett’s relationship and reality docudramas a valentine with this wee’s episode, “Reality Star Struck.” It was a lighthearted blend of parody and romance. Here are the highlights. Watch Full Episodes of “Castle” on XfinityTV.com and with XFINITY ON DEMAND Castle Accidentally Gives Captain Gates a Valentine: Beckett (Stana […]

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‘Castle’: Beckett Must Protect the Man Who Murdered Her Mother

If all the ABC dramas take place in the same universe, then “Castle’s” Senator Bracken should have something to do with Fitz’s shooting on “Scandal.”Also, “Nashville’s” Juliette should perform  at one of Senator Bracken’s fundraisers. It would be a double crossoveer since Hayden Panetierre  played Jack Coleman’s  daughter on “Heroes.” That’s a long way of […]

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‘Castle’: Who Killed Santa?

This week’s Christmas episode of “Castle,” “Secret Santa” was sweeter than a candy cane and as funny as a “Christmas Story.” It’s a Wonderful episode. DVR the Next Episode of “Castle” A dead Santa falls out of the sky in front of a family making snow angels. Hee! Meanwhile Castle (Nathan Fillion) is decorating his […]

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‘Castle’: The Precinct Stars in a Rock Documentary

“Castle” is not the first series to feature an episode about the characters being filmed by a documentary crew. “Grey’s Anatomy” immediately springs to mind. It’s always a strange device since it’s a television show. The characters are constantly being followed by a camera crew. Making them self-conscious about that fact turns the whole thing […]

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