Category: Entertainment

the boondocks

The Boondocks??? Or Nah

  April 21st marked the return of the fourth and final season of the equally beloved and hated series The Boondocks on Cartoon Network’s Adult Swim. The announcement of the return of the Militant Huey Freeman, young hood booger Riley, Granddad, Uncle Ruckus and a host of other characters we...

Orphan Black

Orphan Black is a Marvel

  I consume a lot of television (which is a problem I’m trying to work out) and in doing so I’ve increasingly become aware that there is too much good television out there. This isn’t news to television devotees, but I bring this up because it has become an internal...

Daly

Daly’s Review Just Might Be the Greatest Thing Ever

  Review I feel like I’m watching something that’s going to be transcendent. What it is exactly, I don’t know. Comedy Central’s Review is so original and so absurd it makes me want to go out and review life itself, just like the show’s host, Forrest MacNeil (Andrew Daly). Of...

Oscar

What Are Your Selected Oscar 2014 Predictions?

Oscar 2014 Predictions The Oscars are upon us. On March 2, Hollywood comes together to celebrate the crowning achievements in film for 2013. This year’s festivities will be hosted by Ellen DeGeneres, an obvious safe reaction to Seth MacFarlane’s controversial turn as host of the 2013 award show. Although I...

About Last Night

Is About Last Night About “The Romantic Journey”?

Warning: If you possess a deep and abiding aversion towards spoilers then don’t read on, but trust me, this movie is too predictable to spoil. Typical Rom-Com About Last Night is a typical modern day romantic comedy. If that’s something you’re interested in, then you should go see this movie. If...

House of Cards

House Of Cards: Season 2 Is Ruthless and Wonderful

Spacey and Wright The second season of Netflix’s tent pole series ramps up the stakes while offering the same intriguing elements which made season one such a success for the streaming content provider. Kevin Spacey continually shines in his performance as Mephistophelean congressman turned Vice President Frank Underwood. The dynamics...

True Detective

True Detective: Tune In To Sensational Please

People, including my friends, are skeptical when it comes to introduction of new books, movies, television etc. While I don’t know much about scripted television, I do watch a lot of it. Airing Sundays at 9 p.m. on HBO, True Detective is a slow cooker. That’s probably not the most...