The area of Netflix’s original lineup that has been the most controversial is their science fiction content. While shows (Stranger Things, Black Mirror, Altered Carbon, Lost in Space) have received rave reviews, their feature films (The Cloverfield Paradox, Spectral, Bright, Mute) have been less than well-received. Could The […]
Dylan S. Phillips
is a film fanatic and TV junkie from the mysterious land of Canada. He is an aspiring writer/director who hopes to make his mark on the industry one way or another, whether it be behind a camera or with a pen. When he isn’t watching hours upon hours of movies or writing scripts, Dylan can be found playing his guitar, avidly watching baseball or making YouTube videos for his channel The Film Fanatic.
While Netflix has had its fair share of misfires this year, one area they have excelled in is the reimagining of the modern rom-com. After When We First Met and Kissing Booth, could Set It Up be the third in a hopefully long line of successful romantic comedies […]
With Josh Brolin owning this summer with the releases of Avengers: Infinity War, Deadpool 2 and Sicario: Day of the Soldado, Netflix knew this was the perfect time to quietly put out this indie film. Apparently Netflix bought this film after it was in distribution hell for the […]
Unbreakable Kimmy Schmidt was one of Netflix’s first big sitcoms. With Tina Fey’s trademark wit and charm, Kimmy and the cast of misfits she surrounded herself with got into outrageously unrealistic and yet somehow topical situations.
13 Reasons Why is a very controversial show. On one side it depicts some very graphic and disturbing material that has caused some people to feel triggered watching the content, but on the other it has brought the very same issues that these themes and this story focuses […]
I was skeptical and lacked any excitement when I heard the Jurassic Park franchise would be re-imagined for a new trilogy. Ignoring the last two, Jurassic World was a sequel to the original making Fallen Kingdom the second attempt at a third sequential film. Jurassic World managed to […]
Arrested Development has got to be the show put through the most obstacles since its inaugural season all the way back in 2003.