TV Review: Shadow and Bone | Masterfull Use of the Source Materials

Despite my thoughts on The Grishaverse books - they're the only ones I've read so far. I always suspected that any adaptation worth their salt would make for a spectacular looking screen adaptation. The teaser trailer comforted me in that assumption, because no matter how great I found the official stills, I wanted to see … Continue reading TV Review: Shadow and Bone | Masterfull Use of the Source Materials

Shadow & Bone | Teaser trailer reaction

https://videopress.com/v/zKLzuG99?preloadContent=metadata SHADOW & BONE - Created by Eric HEISSERERCASTJessie Mei LiBen BarnesFreddy CarterAmita SumanKit YoungArchie RenauxBased on a the novels by Leigh Bardugo Despite my thoughts on the first book, I figured that out would make for a spectacular looking screen adaptation. And this teaser trailer seems to prouve me right. I've recognized a few … Continue reading Shadow & Bone | Teaser trailer reaction

TV Review: The Umbrella Academy (S2) | History, Mystery, Action & Twists that Surpasses Expectations

The first season of The Umbrella Academy was an excellent surprise, an adaptation that managed to be different enough from the comics by Gerard Way and Gabriel Bá but still keep the core idea of the property. Creator Steve Blackman (Legion) and Showrunner Jeremy Slater (The Exorcist) whipped up quite the incredible series. The show … Continue reading TV Review: The Umbrella Academy (S2) | History, Mystery, Action & Twists that Surpasses Expectations

TV Review: The Umbrella Academy (S1) | A Real Family in a Superhero Setting

The comic book series "The Umbrella Academy" by Gerard Way and Gabriel Bá is the inspiration for this Netflix show created by Steve Blackman (Altered Carbon, Legion) and developed by Jeremy Slater (Death Note). The show has a big ensemble cast with a variety of personalities and abilities.Members of the cast includes Ellen Page (Days … Continue reading TV Review: The Umbrella Academy (S1) | A Real Family in a Superhero Setting