Matt Long

Review: ABC may need to re-think its plans for Tuesday domination

ABC is going all in on Tuesday nights, with four new shows premiering, beginning with "Marvel's Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D". Considering that show's cat's cradle of demographic attractions — Comic books! Joss Whedon! Clark Gregg!! — ABC decided it could go fairly wide in the subsequent hours, with disappointing results.

"The Goldbergs," a family comedy set in the 1980s, is based on creator Adam Golderg's childhood, which he obsessively documented with the family video camera. Like the required-viewing slide show, the home movie is, and I think we are all agreed on this, of limited interest to family members, much less the general public.

Limited. Interest....