‘Dead to Me’ Review: Gore One Minute, Forgiveness the Next

“Dead to Me” seems to be the surprise hit of the summer, according to Netflix viewers. This stealthy little dark dramedy will string you along with twists and turns and surprises that we’ll leave you wondering just who you’re rooting for. Some people are wrongly classifying “Dead to Me” as a mystery. These are the… Continue reading ‘Dead to Me’ Review: Gore One Minute, Forgiveness the Next

‘Exhibit A’ — Rattling Faith in the American Justice System

Netflix has hit another home run when it comes to casting doubt on our criminal justice system. If “Making a Murderer” had you anxious over the legal system’s power to destroy a life, “Exhibit A” will only reinforce those doubts. The new series “Exhibit A” focuses on the science of criminal investigations, and it does… Continue reading ‘Exhibit A’ — Rattling Faith in the American Justice System

Teenage Angst Gets a Magical Twist in the ‘Chilling Adventures of Sabrina’

Add the powerful magic of witchcraft to teenage angst, and you’ve got the recipe for the original Netflix series “The Chilling Adventures of Sabrina.” We have to admit, the hormones of a 16-year-old are pretty chilling on their own, but Sabrina’s powers take it to another level. If you like a scary story full of… Continue reading Teenage Angst Gets a Magical Twist in the ‘Chilling Adventures of Sabrina’

The Umbrella Academy: And Now for Something Completely Different

It’s now official that we’re getting a second season of The Umbrella Academy from Netflix. Not that we weren’t confident. This series is one of the streaming network’s best new Originals in recent months. You’re probably wondering exactly is “different” about The Umbrella Academy. After all, it’s just another comic book screen adaptation, right? Superheroes… Continue reading The Umbrella Academy: And Now for Something Completely Different

Russian Doll Review: Chaos Plus Order Equals Magic

Netflix has another bingeable hit on its hands with “Russian Doll.” Created, produced, and starring Natasha Lyonne, this eight-part series will, as they say across the pond, do your head in. But in a good way. But no “Russian Doll” review would be complete without saying that it’s long past time that Lyonne featured in… Continue reading Russian Doll Review: Chaos Plus Order Equals Magic