From Hulu: Saitama only became a hero for fun, but after three years of “special” training, he finds that he can beat even the mightiest opponents with a single punch. Though he faces new enemies every day, it turns out being devastatingly powerful is actually kind of a bore. Can a hero be too strong?Continue reading “One-Punch Man Season 2 [NO SPOILERS]”
Our review of the first five issues of the Invasion From Planet Wrestletopia mini-series!
Our full review of Gentefied season one!
From IMDb: “After breaking up with her longtime boyfriend, a woman tries to reconnect with the friends she lost during the relationship.” What I liked: What an extremely funny and smart commentary on modern day relationships, feminism, friendship and sex. Each character is delightfully comedic, and situations are wonderfully setup and paid off. Smartly nuanced,Continue reading “Dollface (2019) (TV – Season1)”
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: “Self-proclaimed stuntman Rod Kimble is preparing for the jump of his life – to clear fifteen buses to raise money for his abusive stepfather Frank’s life-saving heart operation.” What I like: From the tone to the score to the montages, this movie is a loving homage to all the 80s movies that featuredContinue reading “Hot Rod (2007)”