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…

Riverdale “semi-academic” conference

On Sunday, academics and fans gathered in UFV Abbotsford campus’ U House for a semi-academic conference to discuss the CW and Netflix teen drama, Riverdale. The conference, titled “Riverdale: A…

Quantico fever

I still remember how pumped I was when I first watched Quantico. Netflix is like a BLACK HOLE! You dig deeper and deeper…. You never seem to come out for…

What’s for dinner? Corruption.

Corruption, deceit, greed — it’s not reserved for Wall Street; welcome to the food industry. Netflix’s Rotten, a six-part documentary series, explores aspects of the food industry, including the story…

Move over, movies

People always ask if I’ve seen this movie or that movie, and the answer is often no. I watched a lot of movies growing up, but in the past seven…

Orc Cop, Orc Cop, whatcha gonna do?

Netflix has proven that, in terms of content, it is able to stand toe to toe with the giants of traditional cable and Hollywood. It proves this not only by…

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…