Category: Television Reviews

Review: Dracula Gives Netflix Horror Some Fresh Teeth

Review: Dracula We all know Dracula. So what new can be done to ensure we don’t lump into the long slumber while we watch? First, get Mark Gatiss and Steven Moffatt to deliver a Netflix horror romp that puts the charming, dirt-nailed bedazzler into tight circumstances against the emergent Van Helsing line, and enough little twists […]

Review: The Mandalorian

Review: The Mandalorian The Mandalorian…Since the acquisition of the Star Wars Universe by Disney, the studio’s storytellers latched on to a fact that genre competitor Star Trek is just beginning to grasp: universes are full of characters with stories that have nothing to do with the stories or characters who first populated the universe. So […]

Carnival Row Review: Amazon Serves Up an Injection of Fantasy for the Fall

Carnival Row

Carnival Row Review: A non-traditional fantasy built around common fantasy elements. Strong on social commentary with enough solid performances, world-building, intrigue and horror elements to keep viewers who need a new fantasy injection satisfied. A Carnival Row review: On March 29, 1516, the Jews of the Venetian Republic were segregated into what has become known […]

Review: Marvel’s Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D. Season 6

Review: Marvel’s Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D. season 6 Marvel’s Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D. season 6 is in the books. The team over at Marvel Studios News Sean Gerber felt it reflected a rushed, unprepared leap into the abyss after the unexpected season 6 pickup.  Queenie and Jahnya at Random Tea Podcasts, felt, well, just well, meh nonsense. […]