Another Life: AKA “The Niko Show”

By Sorenya Miller Score: 5/10 Another Life starts off with an unidentified flying object (UFO) shaped like an infinity symbol floating in the earth’s atmosphere. The presence of this object sends the world into a frenzy and on the hunt to make first contact. The Netflix sci-fi series follows a group of young scientists, astronauts,Continue reading “Another Life: AKA “The Niko Show””

Blood Red Sky is Just Fine

By Anthony Chau Score: 6/10 Netflix’s German action-horror, Blood Red Sky, features a mother with a strange illness who boards a transatlantic flight with her young son, only to find that their flight is being hijacked by terrorists. A modern-day fear of terrorism collides with a heavy dose of Gothic horror as the movie revealsContinue reading “Blood Red Sky is Just Fine”

Is It Okay to Like Castlevania? Part 1: Problematic Creators

By Anthony Chau In my review for Castlevania’s Season 4, I offered the concession that before watching the series, viewers might want to consider the fact that the show’s creator, Warren Ellis, had been accused of sexual misconduct. Creator controversies like this are not uncommon nowadays. Across all forms of media, people of previously toweringContinue reading “Is It Okay to Like Castlevania? Part 1: Problematic Creators”

Hit & Run: A Web of Lies and Deception

By Sorenya Miller Score: 8/10 You might want to fasten your seatbelts because Netflix’s Hit & Run will take you on a bumpy ride through a rabbit hole. The new hit TV mystery thriller follows Segev Azulay, an Israeli tour guide on a quest to find out the truth about the death of his wife,Continue reading “Hit & Run: A Web of Lies and Deception”

What If …? Episode 1: Meet Captain Carter

By Courtney Thomas Score: 6.5/10 Marvel’s What If…?, a new animated series available on Disney Plus, began last week with a twist on the Captain America story. The series, based on a comic book series of the same name, expands the Marvel Cinematic Universe, offering alternative versions of familiar superhero stories.  Episode 1 is titledContinue reading “What If …? Episode 1: Meet Captain Carter”

Loki: Glorious Purpose, Good Enough Results

By Benjamin Rose, Editor Score: 7/10 Loki is a good show weighed down by MCU melodrama and some hit and miss writing. Its greatest strengths lie in humor and a plot that is both intricate and easy to follow. While some of its emotional arcs fall flat and its overarching multiverse narrative leans a littleContinue reading “Loki: Glorious Purpose, Good Enough Results”

Loki’s Pilot Is A Parable Of White Male Entitlement

By Benjamin Rose Note: This article has been split in half for its length. Part I Yeah, this is one of those articles. The thing is though, it’s not even subtle. From its opening scene, in which Past!Loki  hurtles into a sand dune in the Gobi Desert and starts to lecture a group of MongolianContinue reading “Loki’s Pilot Is A Parable Of White Male Entitlement”

Loki’s Pilot Is A Parable Of White Male Entitlement: Part I

By Benjamin Rose, Editor Note: This article has been split in half for its length. Yeah, this is one of those articles. The thing is though, it’s not even subtle. From its opening scene, in which Past!Loki  hurtles into a sand dune in the Gobi Desert and starts to lecture a group of Mongolian peasantsContinue reading “Loki’s Pilot Is A Parable Of White Male Entitlement: Part I”