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Tread Perilously

Sep 20, 2018

Tread Perilously's Star Trek month continues with an attempt to tread safely with the consensus best episode of Star Trek: Voyager, "Year of Hell."

When the Voyager wanders into an area of space contested by the Zahl and the Krenim, a Krenim commander (Kurtwood Smith) uses his ship's ability to alter the timeline; making...


Sep 13, 2018

Tread Perilously's annual Star Trek Month continues with the worst episode of Star Trek: The Next Generation, the infamous clipshow known as "Shades of Gray."

When the Enterprise scouts a newly discovered planet, Commander William T. Riker gets barbed by a carnivorous plant, which pants a microbe in Riker's nervous...


Sep 6, 2018

Tread Perilously begins its annual Star Trek month with the TOS episode "The Way to Eden."

The Enterprise intercepts a ship stolen by an ambassador's son and his pals, who all follow a cult leader known as Dr. Severin. Their youth, colorful clothes, and love of music put them at odds with the square Starfleet staff and...


Aug 30, 2018

Tread Perilously concludes a month of failed TV pilots with 1978's attempt to bring Dr. Strange to the small screen.

When a demon gives Morgan Le Fey (Jessica Walter) three days to prevent Dr. Stephen Strange (Peter Hooten) from learning the mystic arts, local sorcerer Lindmer (John Mills) realizes he must finally train...


Aug 23, 2018

Tread Perilously's tour of failed TV pilots continues with the 2011 Wonder Woman pilot. Its reputation is justly deserved.

Diana of Themyscira (Adrianne Palicki) lives a triple life. She's a high-powered executive at Themyscira Industries, a superhero known as "Wonder Woman" and Diana Prince, a lonely woman looking for...