Category: Movies and TV

Amy Schumer’s Growing Is Not Growing On Me

It’s everyone’s favourite comedian to hate and this time she’s pregnant! Amy Schumer’s new comedy special has recently dropped on Netflix and is entitled Growing (a not at all subtle reference to her pregnancy). It’s basically everything that you expect to receive from an Amy Schumer special. But regardless, let’s go ahead and break it

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I Do Not Love Us

So the master of comedy, turned master of thrillers, Jordan Peele is back for another round of horror fun. His previous directorial debut in Get Out left audiences astounded by the perfect blend of horrifying mind games and comedic one-liners. This time, Peele has delivered us a brand new horror experience entitled Us. I’m sure

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Russian Doll Rushes A Good Story

One of the newest Netflix shows to come our way is a dark comedy which was co-created by Amy Poehler and stars Natasha Lyonne (American Pie, Orange Is The New Black) and Charlie Barnett (Chicago Fire). The show is called Russian Doll and is essentially a story involving two characters who repeatedly die and have

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Gabriel “Fluffy” Iglesias Truly Is The King Of Mexicans

Another Netflix comedy original special has graced our presence and this time it comes to us from someone who hasn’t been on a standup special in 6 years now. Our favourite fat (my apologies, I mean fluffy) comedian, Gabriel Iglesias comes on stage to tell a new round of jokes (and some old ones, but

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IO Doesn’t Earn My XO’s

Well, I took a couple weeks off and in that time many new things have been released on Netflix, including the Netflix Original futuristic drama-thriller entitled IO. The movie is quite unusual in the fact that for the entire film only five actors/actresses are ever shown in the entire thing, and three of those five

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Sex Education Is A Straight-A Student

Good news for anyone who enjoyed the 80’s shenanigans of Freaks and Geeks and the more recent 90’s shenanigans of Everything Sucks! This newest Netflix original titled Sex Education is essentially the same style of show except they’ve now moved on to the 2010’s. With 8 episodes in total, each running just under an hour,

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2019 Oscar Contenders For Best Picture

Well as we approach awards season, there is one that everyone always seems to be talking about. I know that for the entire months of January of February I can’t go anywhere without hearing someone talk about their dumb New Year’s resolutions which they of course failed in the third week of January, and how

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Bird Box Flies Too Close To The Sun

Have you ever wondered what it would be like if someone remade M. Night Shyamalan’s The Happening, but actually made it good? Well the answer is Bird Box. The Netflix original movie has been dominating the social media headlines lately, albeit mostly in meme form. I know I’m a little late to the party here,

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Breakdown of Black Mirror: Bandersnatch

Holy shit was I excited when I found out this was going to be a thing! As someone who has watched and loved every episode of Black Mirror (yes even the pig fucking one was pretty good if you ask me) and who read and loved every Give Yourself Goosebumps books as a kid, when

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Us Is Sure Entertaining Us

Anyone who knows me knows that I fucking love Jordan Peele. This man has to be one of the greatest writers of the 21st century. From his comedy days on MADtv, to his extremely successful Key and Peele skit show, and his dive into the horror genre with the blockbuster hit Get Out, Peele honestly

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