Monty Ashley

Monty Ashley watches a lot of television and movies. He also reads books like some kind of nerd. His tweets are great. Everyone says so.

The Bad Guys On Agents Of SHIELD Were Bad Guys After All

Monty Ashley isn't a crackpot. He just thinks obvious storylines aren't improved by talking about how obvious they are. 2017.01.11S04.E09

Mr. Gorbachev, Should You Tear Down The Wall?

LeBron James and Chris Hardwick team up (no they don't) for NBC's gimmicky new game show. 2016.12.16S01.E01

Arrow Goes Behind The Mask

Secret identities get blown away all over the place as Arrow goes into its midseason break. 2016.12.08S05.E09

A Very Previously.TV Holiday Gift Guide: Books 'Written' By Fictional TV Characters!

Though you'd think fictional characters would have better things to do than write real-world books, Monty Ashley tells you which ones are good. 2016.12.07

Ask Agents Of SHIELD's Magical Robot

Putting the 'aid' back in 'Aida' with an advice column on everything from physics to franchise consistency! 2016.12.07S04.E08

Arrow Has Some Guests

Everyone who's ever been on the show, and a handful of people from other shows, all stop by to vex Oliver and his pals. 2016.12.01S05.E08

Agents Of SHIELD Enters The Ghost Dimension

It's a rescue mission, and some agents show more promise than others. 2016.11.30S04.E07

Arrow Faces Some Competition

There's a new kid in town, and he's infringing on Oliver Queen's turf. 2016.11.17S05.E06

Arrow Takes A Break

Dolph Lundgren stops by to lighten the mood a little on a dark show. 2016.11.10S05.E06

Arrow Trades In Its Villains

But is it a good idea to let a great bad guy go just because you think the next one will be even better? 2016.11.03S05.E05

Agents Of SHIELD Looks Into The Past

It's time to get some backstory on the guest heroes and villains, just in time for a cliffhanger ending. 2016.11.02S04.E06

Is Gotham's Jervis Maybe Kind Of A Weirdo?

Things get so weird that Jim checks completely out from reality, and events make about as much sense. Monty Ashley's got questions! 2016.10.31S03.E07

Arrow Goes To Prison

It's okay, because he only goes to prison for a good reason, like to bust a friend out or learn a secret IP address. 2016.10.27S05.E04

Agents Of SHIELD Gets Down To Business

Most of the subplots get set aside so everyone can concentrate on one mission. It goes very badly. 2016.10.26S04.E05

Is Gotham Really Going There With Eddie And Oswald?

If things keep going the way it looks like they will, this show will have its very first compelling romantic subplot. Monty has questions about 'Follow The White Rabbit'! 2016.10.24S03.E06

The Rocky Horror Picture Show Is Simulated Sleaze

But what's wrong with simulated sleaze? It prepares children for the real thing. 2016.10.21

Arrow Learns A Lesson About Teamwork

Can Oliver Queen balance being a mayor and running a team of vigilantes? Honestly, probably not. 2016.10.20S05.E03

Agents Of SHIELD Finally Gets To The Firework Factory

Old friends meet new friends, whatever, the important part is the giant colorful explosions. 2016.10.19S04.E04

Gotham Gets Used To Its New Mayor, And Serves Up Some Questions

Things are happening in the new season. Perhaps too many things? 2016.10.17S03.E05

Arrow Experiences A Range Of Emotion

Oliver's trying to rebuild his team, but he's running into problems with how big a jerk he can be. 2016.10.13S05.E02