Sunday, January 31, 2016

Saturday, January 30, 2016

Fargo: Season 2

Morals of the story: be nice, play fair, and always take folks you run over to the hospital.

Friday, January 29, 2016

The Knick: Season 1

Quite interested in whether that bag of money had anything to do with not having the abortion.


Perfect for watching with a fever, but not really for any other situation.


Rats, am I the only one who rolls their eyes at sportsball "dancers"?

Thursday, January 28, 2016

Penny Dreadful: Season 2

In case anyone wonders about that title, it should prove that this series is not for the faint of heart.

Sunday, January 24, 2016

Penny Dreadful: Season 1

Ms. Green must be either very interested in the circus or have had gymnastics training.

Wednesday, January 20, 2016

What We Do in the Shadows

This is what happens when your college buddies have an outstanding comedy sketch idea.

Sunday, January 17, 2016

Testament of Youth

The outcome of Brittain's novel was a call for no more war, which the film aptly reflects.

When Marnie Was There

Thematically fits into the Ghibli stable, but I wanted something old-school as their final foray. (Original title: Omoide no Mânî)


Sometimes you have to watch something dumb, but in this case, I wish dumb hadn't also been substandard.

Wednesday, January 13, 2016

Magic Mike XXL

It's (some surprisingly natural-sounding) bro talk with (some not surprisingly titillating) dancing thrown in.

Saturday, January 9, 2016

Orphan Black: Season 3

That final episode is putting us in some twisted version of The Twilight Zone?

The Hateful Eight

I'm of the type who brays with laughter when the Tarantino gore begins, so do think twice before inviting me to the theater.

Friday, January 1, 2016

Sherlock: The Abominable Bride

Amidst a great deal of extravagant machinations, that oh-so-famous quote finally rears its head.