• Westworld
    What Westworld’s Creator Thinks Of Fan Theories

    Westworld quickly managed to accrue a cult following, with audiences creating fan theories in an attempt to solve the show’s mysteries. Many of these theories were in fact correct, ruining some of the big revelations from the finale.

  • Comic Book
    TV Review: THE FLASH: Season 3, Episode 17: Duet [The CW]

    The Flash: Duet Review The CW’s The Flash: Season 3, Episode 17: ‘Duet’ was a very entertaining hour filled with songs, gangsters, and some awkward situations. If you aren’t into musicals, then this episode probably won’t be your cup of tea. However, if you love the idea of seeing two superheroes performing musical numbers, then […]

  • Comic Book
    TV Review: LEGION: Season 1, Episode 1: Chapter 1 [FX]

    Legion Chapter 1 Review FX‘s Legion: Season 1, Episode 1: Chapter 1 is the best kind of weird. It is a lot like a student art film with a hefty production budget. And that is a good thing. Legion uses the mental state of our lead character David Haller (Dan Stevens) as a key visual element. It […]

  • Books
    Deep Space Nine – Station Rage

    This was another book that was very easy to enjoy. Station Rage has action and intrigue, beginning with some history of DS9 and the Cardassians, building into scenes of espionage and eventually into guerrilla warfare on the station. On the space station, Deep Space Nine, in an unexplored area, Starfleet discovers preserved remains of several […]

  • Television
    3%: A Spoiler-Free Review on a Netflix Original

    No, this isn’t an article dissecting the 3% of the world’s population that are socially phobic. What’s at stake here is the 3% of impoverished Brazilian youth that successfully pass a rigorous dog-eat-dog test called, The Process; one that allows them to live affluently elsewhere. At least, that’s the focal subject in the dystopian world […]

  • Westworld
    The Stray

    “When the legend becomes fact, print the legend.”   These are famous words about the stories we tell ourselves, explaining how a culture can rewrite its history, its reality, and presumably its destiny. They were first uttered in John Ford’s The Man Who Shot Liberty Valance (1962) and at the time directly reflected the romanticisation […]

  • TV Review: WESTWORLD: Season 1, Episode 2: Chestnut [HBO]

    Ed Harris Westworld Chestnut

    Westworld Chestnut Review HBO‘s Westworld: Season 1, Episode 2: Chestnut introduced viewers to the user experience of Westworld, the growing threat of the Host anomaly, and two subplots growing in the background of the main storyline. Westworld first-time visitor William (Jimmi Simpson) was the bridge character for the audience in Chestnut. As he was introduced […]

  • Agents of Shield
    Let Me Stand Next to Your Fire – Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D.

    In continuing certain threads from season 3 and introducing new ones throughout the first handful of episodes of season 4, Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D. has established a number of different narrative arcs that the Marvel series has been exploring since the premiere. The threat of the Watchdogs — a militant group with anti-Inhuman sentiments — still […]

  • Westworld
    The Original – Westworld S01E01

    HBO‘s Westworld: Season 1, Episode 1: The Original was the beginning of the most exciting sci-fi TV series since Ronald D. Moore and David Eick‘s Battlestar Galactica, Terminator: The Sarah Connor Chronicles, and Orphan Black. As the camera lifted from the desolate, unforgiving vista, the western, frontier music faded as the mechanized real world outside […]

  • HBO
    3 Big Reasons You Need To Watch Westworld ASAP

    It’s been more than three years since HBO first ordered a Westworld pilot, and in the time since, the show has been analyzed, speculated on and critiqued, despite no one having actually seen it. It premiered earlier tonight, however, and it is incredib…

  • Marvel
    Reasons Why “Luke Cage” Feels Caged in Mediocrity

    Luke Cage, released September 30th as part of a long string of Marvel Cinematic Universe Netflix exclusives, has been met with many positive reviews, scoring a 79% metascore at Metacritic and 80% at imdb. But while many celebrated its unique contribution to the MCU (myself included), such as its music, predominantly black cast, and thematic […]

  • Agents of Shield
    Uprising – Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D (S4E3)

    On the night of its season premiere, Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D. scored 3.44 million viewers overall, up from it season three finale that raked in just 3.03 million. However, the second episode the season didn’t fare as well, with a score of just 2.95 million viewers. That said, this time last year ABC was struggling to […]

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