“Scream, Queen!” Exposes Real Boogeyman of the 1980’s

**MILD SPOILERS** From directors, Tyler Jensen and Roman Chimienti, comes a horror documentary that dismantles Freddy Krueger as the scariest thing of the Nightmare on Elm Street franchise. No, Jensen and Chimienti have something else in mind. The homophobia running rampant in a conservative, 1980’s United States is, in fact, scarier than a fictional bad…

10 Episodes of “Bob’s Burgers” to Watch this Summer

Wholesome. That’s how I would describe Bob’s Burgers to any new viewer. Unlike other animated sitcoms such as Family Guy or The Simpsons, the family at the center of this show–the Belchers–truly support one another, through the best of times and most definitely the worst. There’s Bob, the easily flustered father who owns a small…

Hulu’s “Love, Victor” Offers Something Old, Something New

I still remember the marketing for Love, Simon back in 2018. Living in NYC at the time, one couldn’t ignore it. The subway platforms, street corners, and city tops were covered in it. And thanks to a raffle, I secured a ticket for a free advanced screening. First in line, I found a seat that…

Taking a look at: HIPSTER DEATH RATTLE

No question about it, my summer reading lists have always included crime fiction. But with this particular entry in the genre, there was another pull. Its author, Richie Narvaez, was actually my professor not too long ago. And upon finishing, I found his debut novel acted as an almost additional lesson from the Crime Fiction…

HALLOWEEN KILLS: First Look!

Have you watched yet? Because…wow. Jamie Lee Curtis is READY to snatch her Oscars nomination. But before I get ahead of myself, one can’t ignore the delay announcement at the teaser’s end. The powers that be at Universal Pictures have officially moved this second installment over to October 2021. That means it will be another…