Not much debuting — save a fun Lifetime flick (see below) — but HBO’s 1%er version of Survivor shuts its doors for its second season with the possible betrayal of one of the main characters on the menu. JASON’S PICK: Succession [HBO, 9p] Who will Daddy … Continue reading What To Watch: 10/13/2019
It’s our Saturday WtW, which this time of the year is really just a source for who’s on SNL. This week, that would be David Harbour (which is kind of a dead giveaway to Hopper’s ultimate fate on Stranger Things). JASON’S PICK: Saturday Night Live [NBC, 11:30p] … Continue reading What To Watch: 10/12/2019
Vince Gilligan seems to never want to leave the Bad-iverse, and now along with going backwards to chronicle the rise of Saul Goodman, he looks forward to see just where the f Jesse was going after crashing that El Camino through the gates. Also, … Continue reading What To Watch: 10/11/2019
We are getting steadily closer to Halloween, and so our new films are a re-hash of horror tropes. Would you like a haunted camera? Perhaps a haunted psychiatric patient? All that and more (like the Breaking Bad movie on Netflix), below the fold.
It’s a big ol’ day for fans of the new tradition of taking old-timey characters updated into the gritty modern times with just a touch of noir, as the Archie-Jughead gang returns and a revamped classic teen sleuth debuts. KATHERINE’S PICK: Nancy Drew [The CW, … Continue reading What To Watch: 10/09/2019
Hip Hop’s most important awards (are they?), Henry Louis Gates continues to amaze the cool and famous with their ancestry, a fleet-footed superhero from the Arrowverse returns, a veteran comic gets his turn in the Netflix showcase, and all country messes remain blessed. BRAD’S PICK: … Continue reading What To Watch: 10/08/2019
Joker is out today. It’s sure to dominate the box office this weekend, but it seems worth mentioning that the film, which borrows perhaps too heavily from Taxi Driver (it’s so hard to be a toxic man in this world!) has the police on high … Continue reading Box Office Weekend: Friday, October 4, 2019