Wow, another great year in television. Compared to what the movie theaters have been offering recently I think I can confidently say that the small screen is the medium to gravitate towards if you are looking for smart and well-produced storytelling that is also entertaining. This was a tough list to make, and there are other shows that […]Read more "The Best TV Shows of 2015"
I think we can all agree that the horror film genre is in a rut. That’s not to say that we haven’t had some entertaining and well-made scary movies lately (I’m thinking of James Wan’s, The Conjuring in particular), it’s just that the days of smart horror that challenges its audience with deeper themes […]Read more "David Robert Mitchell Gives Us, “It Follows”"
“He wasn’t arguing with anybody and he didn’t seem agitated. He just peed on the candy . . . Skittles, I think.” This is my favorite quote I’ve read about Robert Durst over the last week, and for me, it perfectly encapsulates everything about him that I find so fascinating and terrifying. It was spoken by a […]Read more "Robert Durst, Andrew Jarecki and How HBO’s “The Jinx” Redefined TV Justice"
It’s my latest obsession, recommended to me by girlfriend, Sarah. It’s called “Serial” and it is a weekly podcast from the creators of “This American Life” on NPR. It is hosted by public radio personality, Sarah Koenig who has been producer on the popular show and has also spent time as a journalist for ABC News, The New […]Read more "Why Aren’t You Listening to “Serial”??"
“Do not go gentle into that good night, Old age should burn and rave at close of day; Rage, rage against the dying of the light. Though wise men at their end know dark is right Because their words had forked no lightning they Do not go gentle into that good night.” These lines […]Read more "Christopher Nolan Gives Us “Interstellar”"