TV Review: Love, Victor (S2) | More Adult But Just As Good

The half hour dramedy staring Michael Cimino (Annabelle Comes Homes), George Sear (Alex Rider), Rachel Hilson (This is Is Us), Anthony Turpel (No Good Nick), Isabella Ferreira (OITNB), Mason Gooding (Booksmart), and Bebe Wood (The Real O'Neals) was a welcome surprise for me. Both inspired by Greg Berlanti's Love, Simon and Becky Albertalli's novel "Simon … Continue reading TV Review: Love, Victor (S2) | More Adult But Just As Good

TV Review: Harley Quinn (S2) | A Spike of Quality Despite the Slow Start

The DC Universe animated series was a very welcomed and pleasant surprise for me. Season one of Harley Quinn introduced us to a great ensemble of voice actors, and some genius versions of famous DC Comics characters. Justin Halpern, Patrick Schumacker, and Dave Lorey, the creators and writers, did an amazing job with the show. … Continue reading TV Review: Harley Quinn (S2) | A Spike of Quality Despite the Slow Start

TV Review: Perry Mason (Pilot) | Familiar but New, and Exciting at the Same Time

Pilot review: This new HBO drama lead by Matthew Rhys (The Americans) is based on author's Erle Stanley Gardner 1930s detective novels. Except here Perry Mason is not a criminal defense lawyer but more a private eye. It works wonders with the film noir vibe of this show, the era (1932) and the Los Angeles … Continue reading TV Review: Perry Mason (Pilot) | Familiar but New, and Exciting at the Same Time

TV Review: Love, Victor (S1) | The Brilliance is in the details

Greg Berlanti's Love, Simon which was based on the novel "Simon vs. the Homo Sapiens Agenda," by Becky Albertalli is now brought to us in long form, in a television version series created by the movie's screenwriters Isaac Aptaker (This Is Us), and Elizabeth Berger (About a Boy). The half hour romantic comedy stars Michael … Continue reading TV Review: Love, Victor (S1) | The Brilliance is in the details

TV Review: Harley Quinn (S1) | When voice-acting outshines live-action.

Developped and produced by Justin Halpern, Patrick Schumacker, and Dave Lorey this adult animated television series from DC Universe follows Harley Quinn, a fictional characters created by Paul Dimi and Bruce Timm, and features a lot of comic book characters from DC Comics. Premise: The series is about Harley Quinn's adventures as she strives for emancipation … Continue reading TV Review: Harley Quinn (S1) | When voice-acting outshines live-action.

Wild Card | Surprising but it lacks refinement

From writer William Goldman, director Simon West, and starring Jason Statham, Milo Ventimiglia, Sofia Vergara, Anne Heche, Stanley Tucci & Michael Angarano. It’s a remake of Banco (1986) lead by Burt Reynolds and based on Goldman’s novel Heat. Premise: Nick Wild is a Las Vegas bodyguard with lethal professional skills and a personal gambling problem. … Continue reading Wild Card | Surprising but it lacks refinement