Tim Robinson’s so self-effacing in his craft, so ready to buffoon-ize himself, that it can often mask his brilliance as a rising voice in comedy. Welp, tonight he gets another chance to showcase his art with a Netflix sketch special. Meanwhile, it’s a nice night … Continue reading What To Watch: 04/23/2019
We’re getting fairly serious this Monday with our recs coming from a period piece, a series of political interviews, and an intense singing battle. JASON’S PICK: Gentlemen Jack [HBO, 10p] It’s a period piece from the dark halls of the souls who brought us … Continue reading What To Watch: 04/22/2019
While dragons and sweet soul music are both valid ways to celebrate the resurrection, we’re gonna lead today with Katherine and her on-the-nose classic flix pick. KATHERINE’S PICK: Easter Parade [TCM, 8p] It’s not perfect, but you can do a lot worse (Mel Gibson’s Passion … Continue reading What To Watch: 04/21/2019
Welcome to a timely edition of Box Office Weekend! This week has comedies, dramas, foreign films, and new releases on Netflix and Hulu. All the trailers below the fold.
If it’s Friday, there must be a lot of new streaming — and that’s certainly the case, with two exciting looking new series from Ramy Youssef, and from Baron Vaughn and Open Mike Eagle, as well as the return of our dad’s favorite detective. However, … Continue reading What To Watch: 04/19/2019
We’re feeling reality programs at a level we don’t usually feel — even if one of our editor recommendations is semi-ironic. There’s also the return of the show that cuts a families life into pieces, although contrary to Papa Roach’s theory, it is not their last … Continue reading What To Watch: 04/18/2019
While as a general rule we here at Screen Scholars try to not get invested in celebrity pairings, but that being said if anything happens between Dax Shepard and Kristin Bell, we, every one of us, will be inconsolable. This week, he comes to television … Continue reading What To Watch: 04/16/2019