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The Dragon Prince

The Dragon Prince

I recently had the pleasure of rewatching Avatar in its entirety. Bree had never seen it, so we kicked the Last Airbender off about a month before we went out to Hawaii to get married and finished the Legend of Korra a couple weeks ago. […]

Castlevania III / Castlevania Season II

Castlevania III / Castlevania Season II

I used to speed run Castlevania. I was seven years old and fresh off seeing the Lost Boys and the Exorcist, a double-feature that my uncle brought over one sunny summer afternoon. I think he was trying to scare me, but it just gave me […]

Review: Jessica Jones

Review: Jessica Jones

TOTAL SCORE 97% Jessica Jones, the second of the original series being produced by Marvel and Netflix, has been out for a little more than two weeks. We’re about to dig deep and talk about the guts of the thing, why it works and what makes […]

Hemlock Grove – Season 3 [Review]

Hemlock Grove – Season 3 [Review]

TOTAL SCORE 21% We liked Hemlock Grove. We really did. The first season was a meandering hot mess of a story, this weird and protracted journey. It was about nihilism and loneliness, alienation and supernatural realism, and we loved it. The story sprawled out like an uncomfortable […]

Hemlock Grove [Book Review]

Hemlock Grove [Book Review]

Hemlock Grove, by Brian McGreevy, 318 pages. TOTAL SCORE 73% I know exactly how I feel about this book. It’s been pretty well established that we were seduced by the Netflix Original Series. The first season had some problems with movement and momentum, but was strangely hypnotic […]

Hemlock Grove – Season 1 & 2 [Review]

Hemlock Grove – Season 1 & 2 [Review]

I don’t know how to feel about this show. A year ago, a friend of mine recommended it to me. “It’s a Netflix original,” said he. “It’s got a rich pseudo-vampire and a Gypsy werewolf, and together they’re trying to solve murders that the werewolf […]