From Netflix: “Belmont and Sypha settle into a village with sinister secrets, Alucard mentors a pair of admirers, and Isaac embarks on a quest to locate Hector.” What I liked: How events within the first two seasons have shaped Trevor and Sypha’s relationship. Alucard’s dolls FOREVER. The action sequences (once they finally get there) areContinue reading “Castlevania Season 3 [NO SPOILERS]”
Our full review of Gentefied season one!
From IMDb: “Three young alien beings with the ability to form a giant robotic warrior attempt to blend into suburbia, all while battling the tyrannical forces that ravaged their home world.” What I liked: A forgotten gem from master animator Genndy Tartakovsky, who I’ve mentioned before when reviewing his latest show, Primal. Paul Rudish andContinue reading “Sym-Bionic Titan (2010) (TV)”
From IMDb: “Aspiring singer Tori Vega navigates life while attending a performing arts high school called Hollywood Arts.” What I like: I first caught a rerun of Victorious in 2014, the year after it had ended. I was in a different phase of my life and trying to shy away from “Hard-R” rated material thatContinue reading “Victorious (2010 – 2013) (TV – Full Series)”
From IMDb: “John Mulaney and his kid pals tackle existential topics for all ages with catchy songs, comedy sketches and special guests in a nostalgic variety special.” What I liked: When I was a kid, “children’s shows” didn’t talk down to their audience. Shows like Sesame Street, The Electric Company and 3-2-1 Contact (of whichContinue reading “John Mulaney & the Sack Lunch Bunch (2019)”
From Netflix: “Ronny Chieng (“The Daily Show,” “Crazy Rich Asians”) takes center stage in this stand-up special and riffs on modern American life and more.” Editor’s note: Our first stand-up comedy special review! What I liked: Paints great social commentary through strong observational humor. He has a very serious and direct demeanor, which made meContinue reading “Ronny Chieng: Asian Comedian Destroys America (2019)”
From IMDb: “Noah Baumbach’s incisive and compassionate look at a marriage breaking up and a family staying together.” What I liked: Fantastic acting from leads Scarlett Johansson and Adam Driver, making us sympathetic to both. Intelligent script allows us to hear real dialog that never gets lazy or cliched. Allows the viewer to ask questionsContinue reading “Marriage Story (2019)”
From IMDb: “She-Ra, Princess of Power, leads a rebellion to free her land of Etheria from the monstrous invaders the Horde.” What I liked: Completely dissects the original She-Ra concept and revamps it to be a deeper, prolonged experience. Features a progressive set of multi-dimensional characters voiced by a progressive cast. The show never getsContinue reading “She-Ra and the Princesses of Power (Seasons 1-4)”