Fresh on DVD: ‘ARCHER: DANGER ISLAND’ – The Complete Ninth Season gets delightfully weird

April 9th, 2019 | DVD Review, Reviews, TV | 0 Comment

Courtesy of FXX. Connor Bynum // Film Critic ARCHER: DANGER ISLAND Creator: Adam ReedVoice cast: H. Jon Benjamin, Eugene Cordero, Judy Greer, Amber Nash, Chris Parnell, Adam Reed, Aisha Tyler and Jessica Walter When I reviewed ARCHER: DANGER ISLAND (now available on DVD) in summer of 2018, I frequently pointed out just how strange this whole season had become with each and every episode. Starting ...


Hallmark parts ways with Lori Loughlin; fate of ‘When Calls the Heart’ and ‘Garage Store Mysteries’ is unclear

March 14th, 2019 | TV, TV News | 1 Comment

The Hallmark Channel/Photofest Gwen Reyes // Critic Legally embattled Hallmark heroine, Lori Loughlin’s name has yet to leave the news this week. In the wake of her involvement with the “Operation: Varsity Blues” college prep and college admittance scam, the family-friendly network has officially decided to part ways with one of their biggest stars – Loughlin. According to a statement sent by Hallmark, despite judge-granted permission for Loughlin ...


SXSW Review: FX’s series take on ‘WHAT WE DO IN THE SHADOWS’ sinks its teeth right into the funny bone

March 8th, 2019 | Film Festivals, Reviews, SXSW, TV, TV Review | 0 Comment

Courtesy of John P Johnson/FX. Preston Barta // Features Editor WHAT WE DO IN THE SHADOWS (2019 TV series)Ep. 1-4 TV-MA, 30 minutes per episode.Creator: Jemaine ClementCast: Kayvan Novak, Harvey Guillén, Natasia Demetriou, Matt Berry, Mark Proksch and Beanie Feldstein AUSTIN – What a remarkable journey WHAT WE DO IN THE SHADOWS has taken. In 2005, it started as a 27-minute short film. In 2014, it grew to become an instant classic feature-length ...