Reviving a Canadian classic

Sometimes, nostalgia can skew our perception. Films that were tense to us as children can look cheesy as adults, once-beloved characters may turn out to be irritating, and the most…

Jessica Jones: Defender or offender?

Netflix has released the latest installment in the Marvel Universe. A new season of Jessica Jones was released on March 8. In case you missed the first season, a brief…

Black Mirror shows us a warped reflection

The fourth season of Black Mirror, a British sci-fi anthology series which Netflix picked up in 2015, is about as topical and buzzwordy as it is poignant. Therein lies my…

“Stranger” Stranger Things

The Netflix original series Stranger Things has received excellent reviews since the release of the first season, which aired last summer, leaving viewers anticipating the future of its fictional setting…

Inescapably binge-worthy: Netflix’s Mindhunter.

On October 13, Netflix released their newest original series — Mindhunter. This is the latest project from David Fincher, who is known for Gone Girl, Fight Club, and Zodiac. The…

Twin Peaks: 25 years later and still weird

Season three of Twin Peaks was strange. Surprise. If you haven’t seen the show, seasons one and two aired in 1991 and 1992. The big question introduced in the first…

Atypical: a sore subject

Atypical follows the story of Sam, a typical teenage boy in a typical family in a typical suburban town. Sam decides that he wants to start dating. There is just…

Some scorn for Son of Zorn

Lately, Netflix hasn’t had the best of luck when it comes to keeping the quality of their original programing consistent. Yes, I’m as excited as the rest of you for…