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"Black Mirror" S05, Ep02: Smithereens
[rwp_box_recap id="0"] There is a subtle, sinister subtlety to "Smithereens", with a slow boiling psychological dissection that runs through the second episode of Black Mirror's abbreviated fifth season. Chris Gillhaney (Andrew Scott) is a driver for a ride-share service called Hitcher He tries to relax by meditating between rides, but he's having a hard time getting into[...]
"Black Mirror" S05 Ep01: Two Avengers Assemble in "Striking Vipers" (SPOILER REVIEW)
[rwp_box_recap id="0"] Black Mirror has always tried to push boundaries and shock audiences, but the season 5 premier, "Striking Vipers", seems to have moved a little bit beyond that formula Sure, head writer/creator Charlie Brooker still has some boundaries to explore, but "Striking Vipers" feels very much like it's more comfortable making that journey on calmer[...]
Netflix Releasing 'Black Mirror' Video Series 'Little Black Mirror' [IMAGES]
With Netflix and Charlie Brooker's Black Mirror officially set to return on June 5th for a fifth season, the streaming service is partnering with Netflix América Latina for Little Black Mirror Based on the popular anthology series, the video series is comprised of three mini-stories connected to the Black Mirror universe[...]
The revamped Tales of the City is due next month, as well as Jon Favreau's The Chef Show, and season 5 of Black Mirror. Ah yes, and Spider-Man: Into the Spider-Verse will be web-swingin' into your endless scroll list too! Check out the offerings: June 1st 50/50 A.I Artificial Intelligence Anohana: The Flower We Saw That Day Arthdal Chronicles — NETFLIX ORIGINAL Batman Begins Cabaret Carrie Cat on a Hot Tin[...]
'Black Mirror' Season 5: Netflix Unveils Episode Titles, Trailers
Netflix and Charlie Brooker's Black Mirror is officially back for a fifth round beginning June 5th – and now the streaming service has revealed the titles for the season's episodes as well as releasing trailers for each Teasing the season with the ominous line, "the future we should have seen coming," the upcoming season will stray from past[...]
'Perry Mason' HBO Greenlights Limited Series; Tim Van Patten to Direct, EP
His television resume also includes work on The Pacific, Rome, Sex and the City, Black Mirror, Into the West, Homicide: Life on the Street, The Wire, and Deadwood. Deadline Hollywood It's been awhile since anyone's seen the famed criminal defense attorney back in the courtroom and back on the case, but that's about to come to[...]
'Black Mirror' Season 5 Reflects Well on Anthony Mackie, Yahya Abdul-Mateen II
Now that the buzz has settled a bit on Charlie Brooker's influential interactive experience Black Mirror: Bandersnatch, fans of Netflix's sci-fi anthology series can get back to their original past-time: waiting for new on when they can expect a a fifth season Well, we've god bad news and good news for you Bad news is[...]
What's in the Box?! – Loot Tees – January 2019
This is a Black Mirror shirt, which we assume was going to be released in time for Bandersnatch but missed the date a little bit But this design is genius as it's a reference to one of the best episodes in the catalog. The shirt takes imagery from "The Entire History of You", which has the memory[...]
'The Orville': "A Happy Refrain" is Rom-Com Ex Machina [SPOILER REVIEW]
The most effective use I felt of this trope that most thoroughly examines the complications of a robot-human relationship is the Black Mirror episode, "Be Right Back" with Martha (Hayley Atwell) and Ash (Domhnall Gleeson). Perhaps, I am a little too rigid as far as what I should expect from my characters and The Orville isn't[...]