Hemlock Grove: Netflix’s first original series mistake

Hemlock Grove

With all of the series that are created and distributed by streaming services, it’s hard to remember the first original series that existed. In 2013, Netflix released the first three original series, two of which being critically acclaimed: House of Cards and Orange is the New Black. The third is Netflix’s Hemlock Grove, which stands as the streaming service’s earliest failures in original content. Why? Let’s find out.


Castle Rock Season 2: Brilliant Crossover or Glorified Fan Fiction

Castle Rock

Castle Rock is an anthology series set in the Steven King multiverse. The second season has recently started, starring Annie Wilkes from Misery. Here, her character is transformed into something a lot different then who she originally was, becoming a protagonist of the show. Does this transformation work? Is this season itself worth watching? Let’s find out.


The Dark Crystal: Age of Resistance: Season 1 Review

The Dark Crystal: Age of Resistance

Another world, another time, another age. This is the setting for The Dark Crystal: Age of resistance, the ten part Netflix series, prequel to the 1982 film, The Dark Crystal, created by Jim Henson of The Muppets and Sesame Street fame. In the land of Thra, filled with many different creatures and lifeforms, such as the Gelflings, separated into seven different clans, the skeksis, large, birdlike, powerful creatures that rule over Thra. Three Gelflings from three separate races: Rian, a Crystal guard, member of the woodland warrior stonewood clan, Brea, princess of Har’ar, of the pretentious Vapra, and Deet, of the cave-dwelling Grottan clan, all find out the dark secret of the skeksis, and set out to end their terrible rule.