A potentially smart update on timeless material is wasted on a script that can't decide what it wants to be.
Posts published in February 2020
Ambitious and messy, Altered Carbon Season 2 isn't as good as the first one. Yet thanks to a game cast and smart script, it still remains landmark sci-fi worth the effort.
A future classic that will be cherished for decades to come.
A reprehensible work of historical revisionism and misogyny, RICHARD JEWELL is a smear on the resume for everyone involved with it.
A triumphant return of an iconic favorite, PICARD balances fanservice with heartfelt drama, allowing us to fall in love with the universe all over again.
Well intentioned but misguided, PEANUT BUTTER FALCON is a shallow Huckleberry Finn interpretation blinded by its own hubris.
An unexpected treat. BIRDS OF PREY is a wild and wacky ride that breathes new life into DC and shows the boys just how these things are done right.
Filled with mansplaining, victim blaming, and condescension, BOMBSHELL is exactly the wrong way to talk about an important subject.