MINDHUNTER [Season 2 Review]: A Cryptic Ride Through the Macabre.

The first season of Mindhunter was a refreshing surprise. A dark, suspenseful deconstruction of the tired “homicide detective” trope that proved to be sophisticated enough to justify its existence. A large reason for this is director Dave Fincher’s contributions to the show’s tone. Fincher is known for perusing through the grotesque and obscure... https://youtu.be/PHlJQCyqiaI Mindhunter …

EL CAMINO [Movie Review]: Breaking Good.

Last week, writer/director/producer Vince Gilligan premiered El Camino, the follow-up feature-length coda to the groundbreaking Breaking Bad, which aired its finale some six years ago. Following up immediately after Jesse Pinkman's (Aaron Paul) escape from the neo-Nazi compound in which he'd been held and forced to cook meth, we follow him as he scrambles to …

STRANGER THINGS [Season 3 Review]: Nostalgia Infinite.

Well, geeks and geekettes, it's been a week, so hopefully by now the news has settled in, and everyone's had a chance to check out Netflix's hit exclusive series by the Duffer Brothers. Yes, we're talking about the nostalgia-fueled behemoth that is the third season of Stranger Things... https://youtu.be/YEG3bmU_WaI Set once again in Hawkins, Indiana, …

NETFLIX ANIME [AX 2019 News/Panel Review]: Tres Cannons.

Off the heels of global launches including Aggretsuko (great!), ULTRAMAN (very good!), and 7SEEDS (still need to see! Or do I?), Netflix today returned to Anime Expo for the third consecutive year to preview its growing global anime slate. The panel featured four creators from around the world who are working on upcoming Netflix original …