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Is Netflix Taking ’13 Reasons Why’ Suicide Link Seriously?
2 weeks ago

Is Netflix Taking ’13 Reasons Why’ Suicide Link Seriously?

TV shows can impact the culture in countless ways.

Remember “The Rachel?” Jennifer Aniston’s cute ‘do on NBC’s “Friends” became the go-to style for a spell. Or consider the countless …
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‘The Perfection’ Shows Folly of Modern Film Hype
3 weeks ago

‘The Perfection’ Shows Folly of Modern Film Hype

It’s rare for a movie to hit theaters, or streaming services, these days with a healthy sense of surprise.

For blockbuster movies, that means we’ve already seen multiple trailers, production …
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Why Netflix Can’t Afford Its Hardline Abortion Stance
3 weeks ago

Why Netflix Can’t Afford Its Hardline Abortion Stance

Netflix boasts far more than just buzz-worthy content.

The streaming giant enjoys enormous public goodwill. Offer a crush of high quality programming along with classic fare for a modest fee …
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HiT Episode No. 115 – Dave Steinberg (‘No Good Nick’)
2 months ago

HiT Episode No. 115 – Dave Steinberg (‘No Good Nick’)

Viewers may think the Netflix comedy “No Good Nick” is just another sitcom.

Think again.

The series, starring Melissa Joan Hart and Sean Astin, poses as a standard, multi-camera series. …
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‘Highwaymen’ – Overdue Return of the Good Guys
3 months ago

‘Highwaymen’ – Overdue Return of the Good Guys

“Bonnie and Clyde” delivered rousing entertainment … but with a curious aftertaste.

The 1967 film’s artistic bona fides are beyond significant debate. The way stars Warren Beatty and Faye Dunaway …
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What’s Changed Since ‘Making a Murderer’ Season 2?
4 months ago

What’s Changed Since ‘Making a Murderer’ Season 2?

For those unfamiliar with the popular Netflix series, “Making a Murderer,” the show follows the murder trials of Steven Avery and his cousin, Brendan Dassey.

The two men were convicted …
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‘Punisher’ Falls Back on Hollywood’s Go-To Villain
5 months ago

‘Punisher’ Falls Back on Hollywood’s Go-To Villain

By  •  Reviews, TV

Here we go again.

It’s easy to watch “The Punisher” season two and see more Christianity bashing out of Hollywood. The major villain is a man of faith, a monster …
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Critic v Critic: Alfonso Cuaron’s ‘Roma’
6 months ago

Critic v Critic: Alfonso Cuaron’s ‘Roma’

Few films hit Oscar season with the buzz and high expectations “Roma” enjoys.

Director Alfonso Cuaron’s deeply personal film follows Cleo (Yalitza Aparicio), a young domestic worker for a wealthy, …
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Bullock Saves Gritty ‘Bird Box’ From Itself
6 months ago

Bullock Saves Gritty ‘Bird Box’ From Itself

What’s Sandra Bullock doing in a Netflix genre film?

The Netflix part is easy. Everyone is lining up to work for the streaming giant. Even Martin Scorsese joined the Netflix …
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How ‘Outlaw King’ Echoes Brexit, Conservatism
7 months ago

How ‘Outlaw King’ Echoes Brexit, Conservatism

By  •  Reviews, Movies

Netflix’s “Outlaw King” is essentially the sequel to “Braveheart.”

Robert the Bruce is one of the main characters in Mel Gibson’s epic of Scottish freedom. But in that Oscar-winning story …
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