Tag: Netflix

The Definitive B&Y Summer TV Guide

The Definitive B&Y Summer TV Guide

STREAMS GALORE (27 July 2018) - Everyone has had that overwhelmed feeling when they open up Netflix; there are literally thousands of options.  And who wants to waste their time on three episodes before figuring out they picked a dud?  That's where your friendly neighborhood podcast comes in.  We watched all these shows so you … Continue reading The Definitive B&Y Summer TV Guide

What Are You Doing Here?:  Flawed Heroes and BoJack Horseman and put all of that in bold after the colon

What Are You Doing Here?: Flawed Heroes and BoJack Horseman and put all of that in bold after the colon

Writing a review of BoJack Horseman is going to be hard.  Well, writing a good one, anyway. It's destined to be uneven. While it sharply satirizes the foibles and trappings of fame in Hollywood, along with the crushing emptiness that can often accompany success, one season two episode also features seven different euphemisms for, and … Continue reading What Are You Doing Here?: Flawed Heroes and BoJack Horseman and put all of that in bold after the colon

Life in the Age of the Crossover: A “Defenders” Review

Life in the Age of the Crossover: A “Defenders” Review

When Marvel Television announced their deal with Netflix over three years ago, they were not shy about their ambitions.  The Avengers $1B dollar release clearly indicated that their concept of a shared universe was not only working, but was popular enough to sustain more products.  So, what would have seemed overly ambitious for any other … Continue reading Life in the Age of the Crossover: A “Defenders” Review