Author’s note: SPOILERS for the sixth episode of Castle Rock, “Filter”. Ruth (Sissy Spacek) tells her grandson halfway through the episode about breadcrumbs, reminders for her of what is then and what is now. For […]
The second season of Ozark, premiering on August 31st on Netflix, is a season of risk versus reward. The risk is at an all-time high, and the reward is far greater… provided the risk doesn’t […]
Sometimes, what goes on underneath the surface is scarier than what we see. Mindhunter, the latest Netflix creation from thriller extraordinaire David Fincher, follows FBI agents Holden Ford (Jonathan Groff) and Bill Tench (Holt McCallany) […]
Author’s note: This article CONTAINS SPOILERS for the episode of discussion and all episodes of the series that have preceded it. In the latest episode of Better Call Saul, we see a natural escalation of […]
Author’s note: SPOILERS for the second episode of Lodge 49, “Moments of Truth in Service” Times seemed so much kinder then. The episode opens on a montage of Dud as he spends time with his […]
Lodge 49, created by Jim Gavin and airing on AMC, is about lost and wandering characters seeking some kind of purpose, for a way out of life’s rut. For some, it’s right in front of […]
“Are you the devil?”
Author’s note: This article CONTAINS SPOILERS for the episode of discussion and all episodes of the series that have preceded it. Returning to the world of New Mexico for the season premier of Better Call […]
Author’s note: There are mentions of basic plot for the first three episodes, but the review does not go into any true spoilers. Netflix’s Disenchantment, created by Matt Groening, is an animated comedy about Princess […]
HBO’s Succession is about power, greed, family, and conscience. One of them, family, is wielded like a weapon, while power and conscience are used like defense mechanisms when the going gets tough. The first season […]
Throughout the course of HBO’s Big Little Lies, its four leading ladies can be seen staring at the ocean from their houses. Silently taking in the vastness, occasionally trying to explain the beauty of the water, […]
Author’s note: light spoilers for the fourth episode of Castle Rock, “The Box.” It is kept as vague as possible, but might be too much for some. We open on flashes of Henry’s memories of […]
Westworld’s second season, while still gorgeous to look at and full of high-caliber acting, suffers under its attempt to be clever.
“Can you hear me?”
Hulu’s Castle Rock starts with a man, in the dead of winter, searching the snow with a stick. He stabs the ground every so often, venturing deeper into the woods by Castle Lake, as though […]
The Handmaid’s Tale returns with an excellent second season. Blessed Be The Fruit.
The Roaring Twenties offered some of the publishing industry’s greatest successes. From this large pool of talent, America has fixated on its ex-patriots especially. Our cultural admiration for the Ernest Hemingway and the Scott Fitzgerald […]
The Dutton family holds control over the largest ranch in the country. Its patriarch, John Dutton (Kevin Costner), finds enemies from every corner: the land developers in the form of Dan Jenkins (Danny Huston), the […]
The Americans takes its characters through a dark and devastating journey that leaves the mission as the answer, and humanity as the question.
Killing Eve is a stellar example of television at its best with a sense of style and fun.
Everything Sucks! is a Netflix Original coming of age story set in real life Boring, Oregon in 1996. After members of the audio/visual club destroy the drama club equipment, they are forced into making a […]
Hulu decides to join the comic book frenzy with their own original series, The Runaways, based on the Marvel comic book series of the same name. The Runaways is about a group of six childhood best […]
The End of the F***ing World is Netflix’s first talked-about series other than Devilman: Crybaby to grace the month of January. If you have watched the trailer you would know this show has a crazy […]
2018 comes out blasting with Masaaki’s Devilman Crybaby. The most ultra-violent, sexual, and demonic thing to ever touch Netflix. Devilman Crybaby is also the first of Netflix’s new anime push. Which is pretty insane given […]
With a few great standout episodes, Electric Dreams is an interesting new series with some glaring issues along the way.