Buffy the Vampire Slayer is still one of the best shows

Every once a while I love to go back to the show that cemented my love for serialized storytelling. One of them being Buffy the Vampire Slayer and the spin-off Angel. I have always felt that Angel was the superior show, but Buffy had that original bubblegum goodness that never loses its taste. Created by Avengers guru Joss Whedon it…

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Why Does the Mandalorian Shine So Brightly?

The Mandalorian season 2 has arrived and with it all the Baby Yoda meme ( I know it’s supposed to be the Child but I like Baby Yoda better and you can’t stop me). As well as everyone going “This is the way!” I wish I could say this bothered me but on the contrary, I quite enjoy it. A bit…

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Why Do Reboots Fail

While first and foremost there is great truth to Hollywood becoming less original and reliant on franchises. Often a franchisee reaches its peak and can no longer be milked. Enter Hollywood’s current default solution, the reboot. The simple act of taking a beloved movie, preferably a franchise (to maximize profits) and restarting it with new everything. Lens flares aside JJ…

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Supernatural Returns For Its Last Run

I was recommended Supernatural by a friend many years ago. The show was already two years old. Not being a horror fan at the time I was reluctant. A few episodes in and I was hooked. I could not get enough. Within days I was all caught up and itching for more. The show was designed to be a 5…

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