TV Show Reviews

Double Take: The Subversion of ‘DEAD RINGERS’

Released in 1988, the David Cronenberg-directed Dead Ringers, which starred Oscar winner Jeremy Irons (House of Gucci (2021) as celebrated twin gynecologists Beverly and Elliot Mantle, drew from real-life horror. The film about identical doctors whose identities were dangerously intertwined was based on the mysterious true tale of Stewart and …

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Got Milk? ‘American Horror Stories’ “Milkmaids” Is Udderly Disgusting And Genius – S2 Ep4 Recap

At midnight on Thursday, August 11, 2022, American Horror Stories fans from all around the country tuned into Hulu for the long awaited fourth episode of the show, titled “Milkmaids.” Many of them were eager to see the return of Cody Fern (Apocalypse, 1984, Double Feature) while others were simply …

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‘Only Murders In The Building’ Season 2 Episodes 1-8 – Non-Spoiler Review

Steve Martin, Selena Gomez and Martin Short return to their sleuthing with their quick wits and quick quips in season 2 of Only Murders In The Building. Season 2 plays with the fact that they didn’t know if they were getting a second season or podcast. It continues to expand …

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Three Episode Review: First Look At Hulu’s New Original Series ‘Nine Perfect Strangers’ (2021)

Nine Perfect Strangers

I recently checked out Hulu’s new original series, Nine Perfect Strangers and I’m loving it so far. This series is from David E. Kelley, Bruna Papandrea’s Made Up Stories, Nicole Kidman’s Blossom Films, and Endeavor Content. Jonathan Levine directs all eight episodes of the series and serves as executive producer …

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‘Chapelwaite’: A Dark, Brilliant Adaptation Of Stephen King’s ‘Jerusalem’s Lot’

I am a massive Stephen King fan, so I was delighted when I found out that the new Epix TV show, Chapelwaite, was based on his short story, Jerusalem’s Lot, from his short story collection, Night Shift. Synopsis: Set in the 1850s, the series follows Captain Charles Boone (Brody), who relocates …

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Anthology Flashback #8: ’13 Demon Street’ (TV Series 1959–1960)

13 Demon Street

Time to talk about 13 Demon Street. Though short-lived, this old, Swedish-American horror anthology show was hosted by the great Lon Chaney, Jr. In addition to being the son of film icon Lon Chaney, the actor had already enjoyed success as The Wolf Man in 1941 and other Universal Horror …

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David Farr’s ‘The Night Manager’ (2016) Miniseries Review

David Farr’s The Night Manager is a miniseries based on a novel of the same name by John le Carré. With an enormously talented cast of Tom Hiddleston (Avengers, Crimson Peak), Hugh Laurie (House, Stuart Little), Elizabeth Debicki (The Great Gatsby, Tenet), and Olivia Colman (Hot Fuzz, The Crown), this …

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Anthology Flashback #7: ‘The Veil,’ Karloff’s Unaired 1958 TV Series

The Veil

Quite often in the world of television, opportunities are missed, seemingly for no good reason at all. When searching for examples of this, look no further than the horror/suspense anthology, The Veil. Why did it never officially air on television? The series had a lot going for it, including having …

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Daybreak: Our Thoughts On Netflix’s New Post-Apocalyptic Comedy Series

Do you have a plan for the apocalypse? Neither did Josh Wheeler, but that didn’t stop him from having the time of his life! Based off of a 2011 graphic novel by Bryan Ralph, Daybreak tells the story of Josh (Colin Ford: Under the Dome TV series) as he navigates …

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