Star Trek: Discovery, S3.5: “Die Trying” sows a few space seeds…

Written by Sean Cochran & James Duff, and directed by Maja Vrvilo, the fifth episode of Star Trek: Discovery’s stellar third season, “Die Trying,” is now available for streaming on CBS-All Access. While the title may sound like a cheesy ‘80s action flick, this elegant entry is anything but, as the temporally-displaced starship Discovery and…

Star Trek: Discovery, S3.4, “Forget Me Not” explores troubles with the Trill…

The latest episode of Star Trek: Discovery, “Forget Me Not” (now available for streaming on CBS-All Access) continues the winning streak we’ve seen in the previous three installments of this series’ stronger, more confident third season under new showrunner Michelle Paradise. That this previously stumbling series seems to have found its footing in year three…

Star Trek Discovery S1.13, “What’s Past Is Prologue”…

Let’s skip the preamble and just dig in… ****** SPORE DRAINING ORB-SIZED SPOILERS AHEAD!! ****** The Story. As we saw in last week’s  “Vaulting Ambition” , Gabriel Lorca’s (Jason Isaacs) mirror-universe origins have been revealed.   He immediately sets about freeing his previously failed coup’s comrades, who have spent over a year being punished in ‘agonizer…

Star Trek Discovery, 1.12, “Vaulting Ambition”…

Tonight’s episode of Star Trek Discovery, “Vaulting Ambition,” has a Shakespearean “MacBeth” quality to it (hence the title, lifted from ’that Scottish play’), as well as a few major reveals, so before we go any further… ****** IMPERIAL PALACE-SIZED SPOILERS AHEAD! ****** After last week’s cliffhanger (Star Trek: Discovery 1.11, “The Wolf Inside”),  Michael Burnham…