Category Archives: Emerald City

EMERALD CITY: No Place Like Home

On this week’s season finale of Emerald City,  Ozma exiled Eamonn/the Lion and assumed her throne, the Wizard battled the witches, Dorothy finally met her birth mother, and the Wizard finally got what was coming to him. Oh, and the Beast Forever was unleashed upon Oz… I thought this episode was a very good bookend to the first one – it ... Read More »

EMERALD CITY: The Villian That’s Become

On this week’s Emerald City,  Dorothy escaped Glinda’s castle but Lucas wasn’t so willing to let her go, the Wizard and Ev had a dramatic showdown, and Tip finally accepted her destiny and rallied the witches to fight the Wizard. Here’s what we’re thinking about after that episode: Lucas/Roan – after becoming so fond of Lucas in the first 7ish episodes, I ... Read More »

EMERALD CITY: Lions in Winter

On this week’s Emerald City, Tip learns of her true destiny, we finally meet the Cowardly Lion, Dorothy attempts to kill Glinda, Ev readies the guns, and the Wizard masses his troops for war. Here’s what we’re thinking about after that episode: Emerald City Top 5 The “used up” young witches – the more of this kind of stuff we see, ... Read More »

EMERALD CITY: They Came First

On this week’s Emerald City, the Wizard sets out to exterminate all the witches in Emerald City, West realizes whose side she is really on, Dorothy, Sylvie, and Lucas arrive at Glinda’s palace and Lucas’ true identity is revealed, and we learn that there is also more to Tip than meets the eye. Here’s what we’re thinking about after that episode: Emerald ... Read More »

EMERALD CITY: Beautiful Wickedness

On this week’s Emerald City, Jack is reunited (rather reluctantly) with Tip, we finally find out what happened immediately prior to Lucas losing his memory and being crucified, and the Wizard hatched a plan to stockpile arms. Here’s what we’re thinking about after that episode: Emerald City Top 5 The Wizard’s backstory. So he’s also from Kansas and came to Oz when ... Read More »

EMERALD CITY: Everybody Lies

On this week’s Emerald City, Dorothy had a no good, very bad day at the hands of West, we got a bit more of Lucas’ back story, The Wizard advanced his plan against the witches, and Dorothy and Tip were reunited. This week,  here are 5 things that caught our attention about the episode: Emerald City Top 5 The Wizard knows Dorothy. The first ... Read More »

EMERALD CITY: Mistress-New-Mistress

On this week’s Emerald City, Dorothy got an idea of the power she has due to the guantlets she got from the East witch, the Wizard brooded over what to do about the signs that the Beast is going to return, and Tip and Jack’s friendship took a really dark turn. This week,  here are the top 5 things that ... Read More »

EMERALD CITY: 5 Things About the Premiere

Emerald City had a decent Friday night premiere, pulling in 4.7 million viewers and building slightly on its Grimm lead-in. I would expect that streaming/DVR views will increase over the rest of the weekend as 9-11p on a Friday night is a lot of committment! Will be interesting to see how the next episode does as while many viewers (including ... Read More »

Emerald City: Advanced Review

After a several year development period, NBC’s Emerald City is finally set to premiere Friday, January 6th, after Grimm. For those who don’t know the history, it was introduced at San Diego Comic Con in 2014 with a large advertisement on the side of a building, but then was cancelled before it aired, only to be picked up again and reappear ... Read More »

Emerald City: New Trailer released

We’re definitely not in Kansas anymore! (Sorry, I had to!) This week NBC released the trailer of their much-anticipated (for several YEARS) remake of The Wizard of Oz, called Emerald City.  As you can see in the trailer below, in this version, Dorothy (Adria Arjona) is all grown up and rides to Oz in a police car which kills the ... Read More »