This isn't a series that was on my radar, I found The Gryphon in the most random way - Prime Video suggested it to me. So I was not familiar with the creators of the show Sebastian Marka and Erol Yesilkaya, or the 1989 book that it's based on "Der Greif" by Wolfgang Hohlbein and … Continue reading Der Greif / The Gryphon (S1 Review) | Surprising, Layered, and Entertaining
Love & Death (Pilot Review) | All that prep for a few seconds of Bliss
Lesli Linka Glatter (Director) & David E. Kelley (Writer)CASTElizabeth OlsenJesse PlemonsPatrick FugitLily RabeKeir GilchristElizabeth Marvel Review I was waiting for that show to drop, not realizing that Jessica Biel's Candy on Hulu was telling the same story. I didn't see that show so the story here is newish to me since I haven't finished the … Continue reading Love & Death (Pilot Review) | All that prep for a few seconds of Bliss
The Last Thing He Told Me (Pilot Review) | Surprisingly Faithful
A woman forms an unexpected relationship with her 16-year-old stepdaughter while searching for the truth about why her husband has mysteriously disappeared.
Wolf Pack (Season review) | Atmosphere and Shirtless Dudes
A raging wildfire lures out a murderous werewolf. A bus full of teens are injured. A father goes missing. A hard-nosed investigator looks for the arsonist.
Shadow and Bone (S2 Review) | A Must-Watch Fantasy Series
In Spring 2021, I was whole heartedly impressed by Eric Heisserer's, the show creator, adaptation of Leigh Bardugo's books, it was a masterful use of the source material. The cast, which at the time pretty much only had Ben Barnes as the name actor, turned out to be fantastic. Jessie Mei Li and Archie Renaux (Morbius, … Continue reading Shadow and Bone (S2 Review) | A Must-Watch Fantasy Series
Superman & Lois (S3 Premiere) | Easing Us Back In
S3 Premiere Review: I've thoroughly enjoyed this show since day one, there's still a nice balance between the grounded and sci-fi aspects of the show. Every character still has time to shine, the visual effects remain solid, and the cast is killing it. The switch between Jordan Elsass and Michael Bishop - who we didn't … Continue reading Superman & Lois (S3 Premiere) | Easing Us Back In
Anne Rice’s Mayfair Witches (S1 review) | Bright Ideas, Little Follow Through
Season 1 review of Anne Rice's Mayfair WItches.