New Netflix show alert! She’s not Kate Hudson. Drew Barrymore is here her show The Santa Clarita Diet is fun! And gross! And Fun! This image is from episode 6, but let’s discuss episode 1 and 2 in this post, right? I’ll try to keep it spoiler free in the post, but the comments will contain spoilers.
Welcome to the American Horror Story: Hotel live viewing discussion thread. Step inside and join us as we watch episode 9 titled She Wants Revenge. Who is the she that seeks revenge? You’re guess is as good as mine. Perhaps it is Lady Gaga, maybe it is Iris. Might be Sally or Dr. Awful Mommy. Probably Liz Taylor.…
Ryan Murphy & Brad Falchuk’s new “comedy-horror” show for Fox premiered last night with two whole hours of screams and laughs*. So was it any good? Did it bring the screams? Did it make you bust a gut? Has it changed the course of TV horror for ever?!? Here are my quick takes on last night’s premiere:
I started thinking about this when a commenter on the mainpage asked about the sequel to The Sparrow, which I read, but have mostly forgotten. And, given the flak that the book sometimes gets, I thought, perhaps describing it as forgettable was more generous than remembering it un-fondly. Perhaps it truly is…
What is dead shall never die, but above all should stay dead.
I''m guessing most of us have seen our favorite films in our teenage years. I've at some time decided that my top 3 films are The Matrix, Saving Private Ryan and Seven Samurai, and I don't think this will change the following years, if ever. And I'm afraid I'll never see a new favorite film ever again.
Today UI 2.0 and I take on Buddy Complex with the discussion-style review we popularized with the Golden Time review earlier this week. As opposed to Golden Time, we actually managed to agree on most points. So come join us as we explore the Sunrise mecha show Buddy Complex.
Let me be clear up front here, I think it's disgusting when people use the term. But a question did pop into my mind a few minutes ago, and I thought I'd pose it as a discussion topic.
I'm from the UK, so I'm going to cite two examples here of things that baffle the hell out of me about the American approach to television.
So, even though it's the fifth tomorrow I can hear fireworks already and it isn't just miscreants trying to cause havoc, in our town it's a sound you become accustomed to as from the middle of September there are people testing the biggest and best rockets and bangers they can find.
Ever read the comments on a popular YouTube video? There is no faster way to strip yourself of faith in humanity. It's a cesspool. And this is coming from someone who writes for the Gawker network. We know a little something about rowdy comments sections. YouTube's is worse, but it's finally about to smarten up.
is the music.