Freaky Females: Ghostbusters and 13 Other Films that Pass the Bechdel Test

When I think of ghost-loving gals, the first film to come to mind is obviously the 2016 all-lady reboot of Ghostbusters, uniting some of my favorite figures in comedy and my favorite spooky storyline. Though it doesn’t replace the original, this Bechdel no brainer has quickly become one of my annual Halloween traditions. This retelling…

For Sh*ts and Giggles, There’s a New Season of ‘American Vandal’

I definitely didn’t mean to be awake at 1 a.m. on a Monday morning, googling, “Is laxative poisoning considered assault?” But the bags under my eyes at work today surely tell the whole story. All thanks to American Vandal, Netflix’s high school mockumentary series, which premiered its second season this past weekend. With only eight…

Sharp Objects Season 1 Review So Far

You may have noticed that I did not review the last two episodes of Sharp Objects. This is partially due to being busy, but after catching up, I just couldn’t write them. Episode three, “Fix,” was particularly hard to watch. I can’t say much about it without needing a trigger warning, but what I can say…

Castle Rock Recap- “Habeas Corpus”

Once again, spoiler warning for this episode of Castle Rock. Alright episode 2 of Castle Rock jumps us back in time as Warden Lacy’s narration walks us through the dark and bloody past of the eponymous town. There’s a great tracking shot that takes us though Lacy’s own home’s history with violence and death. Lacy…

Castle Rock Recap- “Severance”

Be forewarned, this is more a recap than a review, so I’m just gonna spoil stuff.           I’m a pretty huge Stephen King fan and so a series using his properties like how the Fargo show used the Cohen Brother’s was a pretty easy sell for me. King’s work does weave…

Comic Con 2018 Trailer Recap

Comic Con 2018 roared into San Diego like a giant nerdy hurricane over the weekend, leaving trailers and announcements in its wake. Here’s just a few of the big trailers from the convention:             Aquaman and Shazam! In the wake of Justice League’s failure, and Wonder Woman’s success, DC is moving ahead with two standalone…