Category: TV

FOUNDATION S01E05 (REVIEW)FOUNDATION S01E05 (REVIEW)

Foundation S01E05 Review

Foundation S01E05 is the fifth instalment of the first season of an American science fiction epic streaming drama based on the classic novel series written by Isaac Asimov. Asimov developed high concepts regarding the decline and fall of empires and civilisations in his Foundation series of novels (number seven in total).

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BURIED (TV DOCUMENTARY REVIEW)BURIED (TV DOCUMENTARY REVIEW)

Buried TV Documentary Review

Buried is a 2021 true crime TV documentary series written and directed by Yotam Guendelman and Ari Pines, broadcast on the Showtime channel. The four-part series focuses on the 1989 murder trial of George Franklin. The case was unique for being the first of its kind where principal testimony was based on recovered memory from an eye-witness.

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Y THE LAST MAN S01E07 (REVIEW)Y THE LAST MAN S01E07 (REVIEW)

Y The Last Man S01E07 Review

Y The Last Man S01E07 is the seventh episode of the first season of the dystopian post-apocalyptic FX TV drama series streaming on Disney+ based on the DC Comics series created by Brian K Vaughn and Pia Guerra. The premise of Y The Last Man postulates a dystopian future where all men are wiped out save for one.

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FOUNDATION S01E04 (REVIEW)FOUNDATION S01E04 (REVIEW)

Foundation S01E04 Review

Foundation S01E04 is the fourth instalment of the first season of an American science fiction epic streaming drama based on the classic novel series written by Isaac Asimov. Asimov developed high concepts regarding the decline and fall of empires and civilisations in his Foundation series of novels (number seven in total).

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Y THE LAST MAN S01E06 (REVIEW)Y THE LAST MAN S01E06 (REVIEW)

Y The Last Man S01E06 Review

Y The Last Man S01E06 is the sixth episode of the first season of the dystopian post-apocalyptic FX TV drama series streaming on Disney+ based on the DC Comics series created by Brian K Vaughn and Pia Guerra. The premise of Y The Last Man postulates a dystopian future where all men are wiped out save for one.

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FOUNDATION S01E03 (REVIEW)FOUNDATION S01E03 (REVIEW)

Foundation S01E03

Foundation S01E03 is the third instalment of the first season of an American science fiction epic streaming drama based on the classic novel series written by Isaac Asimov. Asimov developed high concepts regarding the decline and fall of empires and civilisations in his Foundation series of novels (number seven in total).

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SQUID GAME SEASON 1 (STORY ANALYSIS)SQUID GAME SEASON 1 (STORY ANALYSIS)

Squid Game Season 1

Squid Game Season 1 is the first season of a South Korean survival drama streaming television series written and directed by Hwang Dong-hyuk. The nine-episode series, starring Lee Jung-jae, Park Hae-soo and Wi Ha-joon, tells the story of a group of people who risk their lives in a mysterious survival game with a ₩45.6 billion (US$38.7 million) prize. It was released worldwide on September 17, 2021 by Netflix and has been a popular hit for the streaming platform.

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Y THE LAST MAN S01E05 (REVIEW)Y THE LAST MAN S01E05 (REVIEW)

Y The Last Man S01E05

Y The Last Man S01E05 is the fifth episode of the first season of the dystopian post-apocalyptic FX TV drama series streaming on Disney+ based on the DC Comics series created by Brian K Vaughn and Pia Guerra. The premise of Y The Last Man postulates a dystopian future where all men are wiped out save for one.

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Y THE LAST MAN S01E04 (REVIEW)Y THE LAST MAN S01E04 (REVIEW)

Y The Last Man S01E04

Y The Last Man S01E04 is the fourth episode of the first season of the dystopian post-apocalyptic FX TV drama series streaming on Disney+ based on the DC Comics series created by Brian K Vaughn and Pia Guerra. The premise of Y The Last Man postulates a dystopian future where all men are wiped out save for one.

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AMERICAN CRIME STORY S03E01 – S03E02 (REVIEW)AMERICAN CRIME STORY S03E01 – S03E02 (REVIEW)

American Crime Story S03E01 - S03E02
Impeachment: American Crime Story — Pictured: Sarah Paulson as Linda Tripp. CR. Kurt Iswarienko/FX

American Crime Story S03E01 – S03E02 are the first two episodes of the third season of the true-life crime FX TV drama anthology series. Entitled “Impeachment” this season revolves around the Clinton–Lewinsky scandal and is based on the book A Vast Conspiracy: The Real Story of the Sex Scandal That Nearly Brought Down a President by Jeffrey Toobin.

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Y THE LAST MAN S01E01 – S01E03 (REVIEW)Y THE LAST MAN S01E01 – S01E03 (REVIEW)

Y The Last Man S01E01 - S01E03

Y The Last Man S01E01 – S01E03 are the first three episodes of the first season of the dystopian post-apocalyptic FX TV drama series streaming on Hulu based on the DC Comics series created by Brian K Vaughn and Pia Guerra. The first three episodes constitute half of the entire first season and hopefully there will be a second season considering the original comic book series lasted 60 issues. 

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RICK AND MORTY SEASON 5 FINALE (REVIEW)RICK AND MORTY SEASON 5 FINALE (REVIEW)

Rick and Morty Season 5 Finale Review

Rick and Morty Season 5 Finale are the final two episodes of season 5 in this scifi fantasy action-adventure animated comedy created by Justin Roiland and Dan Harmon. The series follows the misadventures of cynical mad scientist Rick Sanchez and his good-hearted but fretful grandson Morty Smith, who split their time between domestic life and inter-dimensional adventures.

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TITANS S03E01 – S03E03 (STORY ANALYSIS)TITANS S03E01 – S03E03 (STORY ANALYSIS)

Titans Season 3

Titans S03E01 – S03E03 are the first three episodes of the third season of the superhero drama series streaming on HBO Max featuring the DC Comics superteam. The first two seasons were streamed on the now defunct DC Universe online platform, which is now focused only on comic books, with the movies and TV series being transferred over to HBO Max. It is highly unlikely that we will want to analyse the rest of Season 3, after the rather abysmal third episode in particular. Our analysis of this dismal failure follows. 

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WHAT IF…? S01E01 (REVIEW)WHAT IF…? S01E01 (REVIEW)

What If...? S01E01

What If…? S01E01 is the first instalment of the first season of an animated superhero anthology series created by A.C. Bradley for the streaming service Disney+, based on the Marvel Comics series of the same name. The premise of What If…? is to tell familiar stories from the Marvel Cinematic Universe (MCU) but with an alternate reality twist. Like the comic book, the series is narrated by The Watcher (voiced by Jeremy Wright), who guides the viewer through the changes to MCU canon. 

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RICK AND MORTY S05E08 (REVIEW)RICK AND MORTY S05E08 (REVIEW)

Rick and Morty S05E08

Rick and Morty S05E08 is the eighth episode of season 5 in this scifi fantasy action-adventure animated comedy created by Justin Roiland and Dan Harmon. The series follows the misadventures of cynical mad scientist Rick Sanchez and his good-hearted but fretful grandson Morty Smith, who split their time between domestic life and inter-dimensional adventures.

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RICK AND MORTY S05E07 (REVIEW)RICK AND MORTY S05E07 (REVIEW)

Rick and Morty S05E07 is the seventh episode of season 5 in this scifi fantasy action-adventure animated comedy created by Justin Roiland and Dan Harmon. The series follows the misadventures of cynical mad scientist Rick Sanchez and his good-hearted but fretful grandson Morty Smith, who split their time between domestic life and inter-dimensional adventures.

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