Author Archives: Erik

About Erik

Erik Amaya is the host of Tread Perilously and the former Head Film/TV writer at Bleeding Cool. He has also contributed to sites like CBR, Comics Alliance and Fanbase Press. He is also the voice of Puppet Tommy on "The Room Responds."

Tread Perilously — The Spirit (1987)

Tread Perilously begins a month of TV Movies with the ill-fated 1987 pilot film for The Spirit. When Armfet, Oregon police officer Denny Colt (Flash Gordon‘s Sam Jones) comes to Central City to investigate the death of his mentor (Philip … Continue reading

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Tread Perilously — Doctor Who: The Unicorn and the Wasp

Tread Perilously concludes a topping month of Doctor Who with the 1920s themed “The Unicorn and The Wasp.” When the Doctor and Donna land in the English countryside, they find themselves guests of Lady Edison, whose quaint weekend party features … Continue reading

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Tread Perilously — Doctor Who: The Caves of Androzani

Tread Perilously continues its Doctor Who month with Peter Davison’s swansong in “The Caves of Androzani.” When the Doctor and Peri arrive on Androzani Minor, they find themselves caught up in the complex struggle to control a substance known as … Continue reading

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Tread Perilously — Doctor Who: Sleep No More

Tread Perilously continues Doctor Who Month with the Twelfth Doctor story “Sleep No More.” Arriving on a space station, the Doctor and Clara learn about the Morpheus sleep compression system. It turns a week’s worth of sleep into a five … Continue reading

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Tread Perilously — Doctor Who: The Robots of Death

Tread Perilously begins a new Doctor Who month with a return to the Tom Baker era and “The Robots of Death.” When the TARDIS materializes on a giant, roving mineral scoop, the Doctor and Leela find themselves in the middle … Continue reading

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Tread Perilously — Tequila and Bonetti: Teach Your Children

Tread Perilously’s Grab Bag Month concludes with a special look at CBS’s infamous cop dramedy Tequila and Bonetti. Bonetti, Garcia and Tequila almost capture a notorious sex offender while on the undercover beat. But thanks to a procedural mistake which … Continue reading

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Tread Perilously — Manimal: Illusion

Tread Perilously continues its grab bag month by returning to Manimal with an episode they had to call “Illusion.” When Lt. Rivera, Police Woman and Manimal’s attempt to arrest Bulgarian crime boss Zoltan Gregory (Richard Lynch) fails thanks to his … Continue reading

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