June 27, 2017
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Tag Archives: drama

The Normal Heart

As you guys know from the videos, the good folks at HBO were kind enough to give us a screener of The Normal Heart days before it premiered. God knows why they saw fit to reach out to us, but I’m so happy that they did. I should also add that, when I first heard that Ryan Murphy was directing a ... Read More »


I don’t even think the question of whether or not we were going to review this show was up for debate. Ever since HBO first announced their show Looking, you guys have been asking for our opinion of it. Thing is, I don’t like to give my opinion on a TV show after watching only one or two episodes, especially if ... Read More »

American Hustle

American Hustle is a polarizing movie. I’ve spoken to quite a few people about it. Some love it, some hate it, some were enthralled, and some were put off. Point is, it elicits a response from you. It doesn’t play it safe and beg to be liked. It takes risks, and taking risks means sometimes alienating certain members of your ... Read More »

House of Cards

I can, with relative certainty, that the question was never if I would end up watching House of Cards. It was always a matter of when. After all, they have been trying to adapt the original British series for American TV for years. It became a blip on my radar when I heard that Kevin Spacey was attached to produce ... Read More »

Cloud Atlas – Duo Review

Someone, I forget who, said that it’s the job of the storyteller to hold a mirror up to the audience, and to use their story to give their audience a greater understanding of the human experience. I may not remember who said it, but I can guarantee that the three directors of Cloud Atlas, Andy Wachowski, Lana Wachowski, and Tom ... Read More »

Fight Club (1999)

Directed by: David Fincher; Starring: Brad Pitt, Edward Norton, Helena Bonham Carter I figure I should do the first “What We’re Watching” post about one of my favorite movies. Fight Club may not be the best movie I’ve ever seen, but it definitely occupies a special place in my heart. I watched it for the first time as an impressionable teenager, and ... Read More »

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