i genuinely dig Ricky Gervais plenty, and i’m thankful for The Office, like, for sure i appreciate his iconoclastic approach to comedy; i relate to his atheism, tho i’m not an atheist myself, as you’ll gather below however, i noticed him make a move in his recent Netflix comedy special, Ricky Gervais: Humanity, that i’d… [Read More]
Based on Margaret Atwood’s 1985 novel, The Handmaid’s Tale displays a future, post-Second American Civil War, where women forced to solely bear children. With a stunning turn by Elisabeth Moss as Offred, the ten-episode series won eight Emmy Awards, including Outstanding Drama, and the Golden Globes for Best Drama and Best Actress. Now, audiences can… [Read More]
not sure if you watch ABC’s The Middle; if not, you might consider it it’s just a family sitcom, but a pretty good one, especially if you watch with your kids, which is how we do it and how it’s intended, i’d say it’s in its 9th (and final) season, so i’ve been thinking a bit… [Read More]
We’re used to police procedural TV shows that include forensic science (including fingerprints and autopsies) and psychological profiling. But there was a time when such things were not commonplace in solving crimes. That is the world of The Alienist.
The First Calvary’s deployment wasn’t ‘one battle and you get to go home;’ it was ‘stay until the mission is complete, then go home.’
What if an asteroid was headed to Earth with the potential to end life as we know it? That’s the question plaguing CBS’ Salvation, like Armageddon before it. With Darius (Santiago Cabrera) funding MIT whizkid Liam (Charlie Rowe) and the help of sci-fi writer Jillian Hayes (Jacqueline Byers), U.S. Deputy Defense Secretary Harris Edwards (Ian Anthony Dale) stands… [Read More]
A little over two years ago, in mid-October of 2015, Peter Jackson released his extended edition of The Battle of the Five Armies. The Middle-earth fan base assumed that was all this generation would see of Tolkien’s works on film. After all, the Executor of the Tolkien Estate, J.R.R.’s son Christopher, had expressed his disdain… [Read More]
The choices we make compose the fabric of our lives. We should make them wisely.
The situation in Sadr City wasn’t getting any better for the soldiers; in fact, it was getting significantly worse.
The Punisher has never been my favorite Marvel character. In a world with Daredevils, Wolverines, Spidermans, and others, the ex-military vigilante Punisher was never going to rise to the top of the list. But in Netflix’s small-screen world of Marvel, Jon Bernthal’s Frank Castle is a gritty inclusion that makes sense in a world at war… [Read More]