Chris Diamantopoulos as Rob Weiss in 24 Season 8

Blu-Ray.com reviews 24 Season 8

Blu-Ray.com has reviewed the 24 Season 8 Blu-Ray set giving it high marks for the audio and video quality while dinging it for the lack of extras. If you’re one of those video and audiophile types that want to know all the specific technical details of the transfer, this is the review you want to… View Article

Review Roundup: 24 Season 8 Episode 17 (8:00AM – 9:00AM)

IGN TV – 24: “Day 8: 8:00 AM-9:00 AM” Review: My big issue is that I don’t get what the point is, storywise, in killing Renee. It didn’t feel earned. Was it to make it personal for Jack? To give him a truly intense motivation going forward? That easily could have been accomplished with Hassan’s… View Article

Jack Bauer tries to rescue Omar Hassan in 24 Season 8 Episode 16

Review Roundup: 24 Season 8 Episode 15 & 16 (6:00AM – 8:00AM)

TV Guide Magazine Daily Review – Chuck, 24: Happy and Unhappy Endings Anil Kapoor’s final hours as President Hassan were his finest, clocking his protector Jack and giving himself over to the terrorists in hopes of averting the bomb blast. (He cut it close. There were only seven seconds left when the doomed Tarin stopped… View Article

Freddie Prinze Jr. getting some action as Cole Ortiz

Review Roundup: 24 Season 8 Episode 13 (4:00AM – 5:00AM)

CNN.com: ’24’ Recap: Hell yeah, Chloe! As great as I believed last week was, this week’s show delivered yet another adrenaline-soaked, action-packed sixty minutes. Just when I thought I had things figured out, the plot twisted, turned, and finally spun around completely. EW.com: ’24’ Recap: Wall-to-wall action, eh Dana? Given last week’s terrific episode, I… View Article

Jack Bauer UN Steps 24 season 8

WSJ reviews 24 premiere: “irresistibly suspenseful”

Wallstreet Journal’s Dorothy Rabinowitz has reviewed the opening four hours of 24 and seems to have come away quite impressed stating that the new season is “meticulously plotted, irresistibly suspenseful” and Chloe O’Brian is “back in top form”. That’s what I like to hear! If anyone had any doubts of “24”‘s resurrection, complete with its… View Article

Rob Weiss, Allison Taylor, and Omar Hassan at the United Nations in 24 Season 8 premiere

Entertainment Weekly 24 Season 8 review

Entertainment Weekly’s Ken Tucker has reviewed the 24 season 8 premiere, scoring it a B. The New York edition of 24 begins when the president of the fictional country of Kamistan, Omar Hassan (Slumdog Millionaire‘s Anil Kapoor), is interrupted in his peace talks with our president (a cheery Cherry Jones) by an assassination threat. Kiefer… View Article

John Boyd as CTU analyst Arlo Glass in 24 Season 8

The Live Feed reviews 24 Season 8 premiere

The first four hours of Fox’s “24” are a welcome return to form. The veteran drama, which shifts to New York City this season, has just enough tweaks on the show’s familiar “conspiracy-complication-minor resolution-deeper conspiracy-bigger complication…” format to feel fresh despite its well-worn mechanics. I mocked Freddie Prinze Jr. when THR first reported he was… View Article

Dana Walsh and Chloe O'Brian in the 24 Season 8 premiere

Brief premiere impressions from EW’s Ken Tucker

24 (premieres Jan. 17, Fox) Jack is in Manhattan. Guess what else is there? You are correct: a terrorist threat. So is Freddie Prinze, Jr. No, that’s not a threat — he’s actually good, at least in the first four hours I’ve seen. And Katee Sackhoff, in the sort of high heels Battlestar Galactica geeks… View Article

Mykelti Williamson as Brian Hastings in the 24 Season 8 premiere

24 Season 8 Premiere impressions by Matt Mitovitch

Any early thoughts on the new season of ‘24‘? – David As I raved on Facebook, there’s nary a clinker in the first four hours as Season 8 gets off to a solid start. That said, Mykelti Williamson’s Brian Hastings has got to be one of the most dense CTU directors in ‘24′ history; I… View Article

Jack Bauer in the 24 Season 8 premiere episode

Matt Mitovich Teases 24 Season 8 Premiere

Fancast’s Matt Webb Mitovich has seen the 24 premiere and gives out some intriguing teases. Sounds like an action-packed intense first episode. When is the ‘24‘ premiere going to be on? – frednow via Twitter Jack Bauer’s next very bad day kicks off with a two-night, four-hour premiere on Sunday, January 17 (a rare occasion… View Article