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‘Titans’ S1E3 – Beast Boy Needs More Screen Time, and a Look into Robin’s...

As we progress through the storyline, a lot of gaps are starting to be filled in. There was still not enough Beast Boy, but at least we got to see him....

The Umbrella Academy’s Third Episode Prioritizes Relationships Over Action

I am being, perhaps, a bit reductive - and I hope you can forgive it, should that prove to be the case - in saying that the superhero genre is primarily...

The Kid Who Would Be King: Old Tales for New Tricks

Our planet’s narrative has taken some pretty shocking turns in the past decade. Weird things are happening around the world. Politics are more of a farce, our planet is in danger...

True Detective S3E7: Penultimate Episode Leaves Plenty of Heavy Lifting for the Finale

There is only one episode left in season three of True Detective, and I think, at last, I may understand the mania that compels Wayne Hays. He is seeing the Purcell...

By Episode 2, ‘The Umbrella Academy’ Already Knows Exactly What Show It Is

On the other side, now, having spent the weekend effectively binge-ing the whole of The Umbrella Academy, season one, I briefly considered letting myself off the episodic hook and writing an...

Vinyl Me, Please February Edition: Van Morrison ‘Veedon Fleece’

Good things come in 12 inch packages. Delivering limited edition pressings of new and classic albums directly to your doorstep, Vinyl Me, Please operates under a simple philosophy: The Album Lives. With a...

Quincy: An Ode to American Self-Reinvention

Co-directed by Rashida Jones and Alan Hicks, and winner, just last week, of the Grammy Award for Best Music Film, Quincy (released by Netflix in September of 2018) is a documentary about...

Cicely Tyson Steals the Show on a Holiday-Themed ‘How to Get Away with Murder’

Just in case you didn’t get enough of the holidays last December, HTGAWM gives us a Christmas episode in February. I’ll admit I had lost track of the in-universe time, so...

‘The Umbrella Academy’ Is Loopy, Bonkers, and Worth the Watch

My goths! My nerds! And especially those of you who fall into that sweet, soft section of the Venn diagram where the two overlap, rejoice, The Umbrella Academy is here, and...

‘Bob’s Burgers’ Reminds Us Why We Never, Ever Want to Go Back to Middle...

Last week, Bob’s Burgers celebrated Valentine’s Day by focusing on the show’s main romantic couple—Bob and Linda. And while the two of them seemed to hit a rough patch at just...