Tag Archives: Season 1

Lone Star Music- S1E1

21 Sep

Well, one things for sure, apparently con-men like the band Mumford and Sons…

Mumford & Sons “The Cave”

Rogue Wave “Eyes”

Jose Gonzales “Heartbeats”
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Everything’s Bigger in Texas, Including the Con- Lone Star S1E1

21 Sep

Bob/Robert Allen is living 2 lives in Texas. Source: wehavebeards.com

Lone Star opens with a shot of Bob/Robert frantically packing and on the run with his father, John Allen.  Conning has been a part of Bob’s life since he was young, and growing up has allowed him to perfect his skill.  His father even laments, “You’re a con man son; and you’re better at it than anybody I have ever met.”  So, just how good is Bob at running a con? Continue reading

New Shows- Tuesday, Sept 21

21 Sep

Raising Hope: FOX 9 PM ET

A comedy about a young man who must raise his child with the help of his quirky family.

Running Wilde: FOX 9:30 PM ET

A story about an immature, rich man who tries to win the heart of his crunchy child-hood sweetheart.  Will opposites attract in the new FOX comedy?

Detroit 1-8-7: ABC 10 PM ET

A crime drama following an inner city homicide unit in Detroit.

New Shows- Monday, Sept 20

20 Sep

Lone Star: FOX 9 PM ET

Lone Star follows the life of Robert/Bob Allen, a man who is living two separate lives in the state of Texas.  In one life he aims to con the local residents of their savings and in the other he is close to cleaning out a family business fortune.

The Event: NBC 9 PM ET

A thriller aimed to please Lost fans with many plot twists and unanswered questions.  The Event follows Sean Walker, an average guy, who is trying to find his missing fiance.  During his quest, he starts uncovering a huge government cover-up.  But will we be left with more questions than answers in this series?

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Sunday, Sept 19 Premieres

18 Sep
Boardwalk Empire: HBO 9 PM ET (reruns at 10:15 and 11:30)
Boardwalk Empire is a show set in Atlantic City during the beginning of prohibition.  It stars Steve Buscemi, Shea Whigham, Frank Crudele, Michael Stuhlberg, Vincent Piazza, Michael Pitt, and Stephen Graham.  The focus of the program is on the interplay of politics in the gambling mecca and the gangsters that rule the boardwalk.  Boasting elaborate sets and Martin Scorsese at the helm, HBO just might have their new Sopranos.