Oldie But Goodie: Adventures in Netflix: Fairy Tales for Adults

This was originally written on May 7, 2014. I’m posting it because I finally saw the film version. (Source: Wikipedia.org) The version of Into the Woods on Netflix is a recorded version of the 1987 original Broadway production cast that was dated 1990. This did not at all displease me because I love the theater. Seeing a story beingContinue reading “Oldie But Goodie: Adventures in Netflix: Fairy Tales for Adults”

Oldie But Goodie: Adventures in Netflix: A Lesbian Mid-Life Crisis

This was originally written in March 2014.  (Source: concussionmovie.com) Concussion tells the story of Abby, played amazingly by Robin Weigert, who becomes an escort after suffering a concussion and starts to hate her Jersey suburban life. It is the debut film of writer-director Stacie Passon and is a 90-minute feature that is low key andContinue reading “Oldie But Goodie: Adventures in Netflix: A Lesbian Mid-Life Crisis”

Oldie But Goodie: Adventures in Netflix: Save the Whales and the Trainers

This was originally posted in March 2014. I wanted to repost this now because I just saw a SeaWorld Commercial that was trying to tell us how wrong we were about them. Barf. (Source: magpictures.com) I am going to start off this review and say that I was never a Free Willy fan. I know thatContinue reading “Oldie But Goodie: Adventures in Netflix: Save the Whales and the Trainers”

Oldie But Goodie: Adventures in Netflix: It All Comes Down to Math

This was originally written on April 27, 2014.  (Source: wackdelly.com) Pi is not a traditional science fiction film. It’s about science and it is fiction but there are no aliens, space travel, or even robots. It is a fictional story that happens to be science based. Well, it is math based. The film follows Maximillian asContinue reading “Oldie But Goodie: Adventures in Netflix: It All Comes Down to Math”

Oldie But Goodie: Adventures in Netflix: Dead Wife +Dead Daughter=Horrible Characterization

This was originally posted in January 2014. I noticed something after watching two films in January that I am sure others have too: male characters can have super weak characterization. I’m going to get back to this point but let me tell you how I got there. I watched a lot of films during theContinue reading “Oldie But Goodie: Adventures in Netflix: Dead Wife +Dead Daughter=Horrible Characterization”

Oldie But Goodie: Adventures in Netflix: A Somber Love Letter to the Black Panther Movement

This Adventure was originally written in February 2014. (Source: IMP Awards) In honor of Black History Month, my Adventures in Netflix will all be about films made by black filmmakers. Black Filmmakers are telling wonderful stories but are unfortunately bypassed due to a variety of factors such as lack of funding/ distribution support and theContinue reading “Oldie But Goodie: Adventures in Netflix: A Somber Love Letter to the Black Panther Movement”

Oldie But Goodie: Adventure in Netflix: Mainstream Sci-Fi is all about Love(Gross)

This is from my Adventures in Netflix Series originally posted in April 2014.  (Source: thelocationguide.com) First off, I am sorry this is late. I was sick last week and I don’t get sick often, and the last time I got the stomach flu was possibly 2005 so I was pretty much useless. But I’m aboutContinue reading “Oldie But Goodie: Adventure in Netflix: Mainstream Sci-Fi is all about Love(Gross)”

Oldie But Goodie: Adventures in Netflix: Our Robot Friends

About a year ago, I used to write a blog about watching a new thing on Netflix every week. I’m posting these up here. This was originally published on April 1, 2014.   (Source: ‪pop-verse.com) I adore science fiction, but I am aware that many people do not. There are a variety of factors why peopleContinue reading “Oldie But Goodie: Adventures in Netflix: Our Robot Friends”