Category: STREAMING

HBO’S WATCHMENHBO’S WATCHMEN

HBO's Watchmen

HBO’s Watchmen is an American superhero drama limited series based on the 1986 DC Comics series of the same title, created by Alan Moore and Dave Gibbons. The TV series was created for HBO by Damon Lindelof, who also served as an executive producer and writer. Its ensemble cast includes Regina King, Don Johnson, Tim Blake Nelson, Yahya Abdul-Mateen II, Andrew Howard, Jacob Ming-Trent, Tom Mison, Sara Vickers, Dylan Schombing, Louis Gossett Jr. and Jeremy Irons. Jean Smart and Hong Chau joined the cast in later episodes. (Wikipedia)

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LOVE DEATH + ROBOTSLOVE DEATH + ROBOTS

Love Death + Robots
Are you ready?

Love, Death + Robots (stylized as LOVE DEATH + R⬮BOTS, and represented in emoji form as ❤️❌🤖) is an adult animated anthology streaming television series created by Tim Miller and streaming on Netflix. Produced by Blur Studio, it consists of stand-alone episodes that contain different narrative and animation and are produced by different animation studios from a range of countries, exploring diverse genres particularly comedy, horror, science fiction, and fantasy. Each episode is connected to the themes of the titular subject matters. However, not every episode includes all three topics. Miller serves as the showrunner and producer alongside Joshua Donen, David Fincher, and Jennifer Miller. (Wikipedia)

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DOOM PATROL SEASON 1 EP 6DOOM PATROL SEASON 1 EP 6

Doom Patrol Season 1 Ep 6
Smile…!

Doom Patrol Season 1 Ep 6 is the sixth instalment of an American superhero television series developed by Jeremy Carver. Based on the DC Comics superhero team of the same name, the series features Jane (Diane Guerrero), Rita Farr (April Bowlby), Vic Stone (Joivan Wade), Larry Trainor (Matt Bomer / Matthew Zuk), Cliff Steele (Brendan Fraser / Riley Shanahan), and Chief (Timothy Dalton) as the members of the eponymous Doom Patrol. (Wikipedia)

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THE UMBRELLA ACADEMYTHE UMBRELLA ACADEMY

The X-Men?

The Umbrella Academy is an American superhero streaming television series based on the comic book series of the same name written by Gerard Way, illustrated by Gabriel Bá, and published by Dark Horse Comics. Created for Netflix by Steve Blackman and developed by Jeremy Slater, it revolves around a dysfunctional family of adopted sibling superheroes who reunite to solve the mystery of their father’s death and the threat of an imminent apocalypse.

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VELVET BUZZSAWVELVET BUZZSAW

Velvet Buzzsaw

Velvet Buzzsaw is a 2019 American satirical black comedy horror film directed and written by Dan Gilroy and starring Jake Gyllenhaal, Zawe Ashton, Rene Russo, Toni Collette, Daveed Diggs, Nitya Vidyasagar, Tom Sturridge, Natalia Dyer, Billy Magnussen, Mig Macario, and John Malkovich.

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DC UNIVERSE : TITANSDC UNIVERSE : TITANS

TITANS IS A DARKER VERSION OF SINGER’S ORIGINAL X-MEN

Already more than halfway through its first season, the DC Universe streaming series is proving to be problematic at best, and at worst a badly written super-hero adaptation.

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VENOM (MOVIE REVIEW)VENOM (MOVIE REVIEW)

Venom Movie Review

Venom is a 2018 American superhero film drama based on the Marvel Comics character of the same name, produced by Columbia Pictures in association with Marvel and Tencent Pictures. If you like your superheroes light and you are not too concerned about well-developed plots and characterisations, then this is the movie for you!

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MANIAC (TV REVIEW)MANIAC (TV REVIEW)

Maniac TV Review

As regular visitors will know, I am a huge fan of scifi author Phillip K Dick and I always take pleasure in discovering works that incorporate the themes that Dick’s novels focused on. In that light, I highly recommend the new Netflix streaming series, Maniac.

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IMPULSE SEASON 1 (REVIEW)IMPULSE SEASON 1 (REVIEW)

Impulse Season 1 is the first season of an American science fiction drama streaming television series based on the 2013 Steven Gould novel Impulse. The novel was one of a series following Gould’s novel Jumper. The series is a loose sequel to the 2008 film adaptation of the book.

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ELECTRIC DREAMS – EPISODE 5ELECTRIC DREAMS – EPISODE 5

Electric Dreams - Episode 5

Philip K Dick Electric Dreams – Episode 5 is the fifth instalment in the scifi anthology series based on the short stories of the iconoclastic scifi writer. As we have mentioned before, the problem with Electric Dreams is that it has issues adapting the original Philip K Dick short stories. Chances are if you are expecting Electric Dreams to be on the level of Black Mirror, then you will be upset and disappointed.

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ELECTRIC DREAMS – EPISODE 4ELECTRIC DREAMS – EPISODE 4

Philip K Dick Electric Dreams – Episode 4 is the fourth instalment in the scifi anthology series based on the short stories of the iconoclastic scifi writer. As we have mentioned before, the problem with Electric Dreams is that it has issues adapting the original Philip K Dick short stories. Oh we truly believe that the producers cheated with this episode of Philip K Dick’s Electric Dreams.

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ELECTRIC DREAMS – EPISODE 2ELECTRIC DREAMS – EPISODE 2

Philip K Dick’s Electric Dreams – Episode 2 is the second instalment in the scifi anthology series based on the short stories of the iconoclastic scifi writer.The whole point of an adaptation is, not to slavishly follow the source material, but to utilise the changed medium to say something different but remaining true to the core of the original.

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DAREDEVIL SEASON 2 – REVIEWDAREDEVIL SEASON 2 – REVIEW

Daredevil Season 2

Daredevil Season 2 is the second season of an American superhero television series created by Drew Goddard for the streaming service Netflix, based on the Marvel Comics character Daredevil. It is set in the Marvel Cinematic Universe (MCU), acknowledging the continuity of the franchise’s films, and was the first Marvel Netflix series leading to the crossover miniseries The Defenders. Daredevil was produced by Marvel Television in association with ABC Studios. (Wikipedia)

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