October 21, 2021

‘Redwall’ and the Fog of Nostalgia

There are some works of literature that live in a special nostalgic corner of my head. I picked up the first book in Brian Jacques’ Redwall series at the ...
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Interview: ‘Agnes Joy’ Director and Stars Talk Nuance and Longing

A well-drawn family drama about growing up and getting old, Agnes Joy was selected as Iceland’s submission for Best International Feature Film at the 93rd ...
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‘Hannibal’ is the Ultimate Expression of Halloween

Halloween’s going to be weird this year. If it were any other time, we might be brainstorming costume ideas, and toying with the idea of ...
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Umbrella Academy: How to Use the Needle Drop

(Warning: Light spoilers ahead) Umbrella Academy recently returned for its second season on Netflix, following the superpowered, dysfunctional Hargreeves siblings scattered across time in 1960s ...
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Kim vs Skyler: Our Hatred of Rules and Responsibility

Better Call Saul is one of the greatest shows on television right now. It’s well-written, beautifully shot, makes us feel things, and easily goes to-to-toe ...
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