All kinds of good stuff is waiting for you, at the theater and at home. At the theater my picks for you are Late Night and Funan (bring your kids, assuming they can read subtitles and especially if they’re read Different Pond). Your big grab … Continue reading Box Office Weekend: Friday, June 7th, 2019
Tonight’s the return of two streaming TV titans which real life has unfortunately decided to mood match — both have three new episodes for you to binge. We’re also three episodes from the end of the line for our favorite American telenovela. BRAD’S PICK: Black … Continue reading What To Watch: 06/05/2019
It may have something to do with the world being constantly on fire right now and the need for distraction from said fire (“this is fine”), but our Top 20 for 2018 is dominated by comedy. Admittedly, it’s mostly humor that comes from a darker … Continue reading Best Of 2018: Our Top 20 Shows (20-11)
Neither our top Superhero nor our top Spooky(?) is that much of a surprise–the saucy, whiskey-soaked best Defenders-puzzle piece Jessica Jones grabs the former, while the current pre-eminent sci-fi anthology claims the latter. Any way you slice it, Netflix is the winner. Go forth and vote, good Scholars! … Continue reading Sweet 16: Superhero vs. Spooky
Our next bracket gives us our first real Cinderella–our UMBC, our Buffalo, our Marshall, our Loyola Chicago. First Round Winners Ghosted Fox’s paranormal parody earned tepid reviews at first, but has improved with every episode (and Adam Scott and Craig Robinson are simply good in … Continue reading March Madness Round 2: Spooky vs. Superhero
Our nation has plunged into a dark time, and we’re looking for Superheroes to save us, and something Spooky! to reflect our reality.
We dive on in to the second part of our (delayed) year end countdown of 2017’s best television, and streaming is the tune of the day as all but two of our top ten are on non-traditional formats. We’ve got stories of love and depression, … Continue reading Screen Scholars’ Top TV of 2017: #10-1