This is not mine but does look good
I’m all in!
For me, CM has the Superman problem. She doesn’t even have a kryptonite, and her ‘weakness’ directly results in Deus Ex Machina; shes only ineffective if she simply is somewhere else in the universe, and then shows up at a final desperate moment. I enjoyed CM, loved the soundtrack, and the first half of the movie when… Read more
The Mandalorian is also somewhat if an antithesis towards the Netflix binge model of watching streaming shows. It’s not just the fact that the episodes were released weekly and therefore fans had an episode a week to talk about — rather than ten to thirteen episodes dumped all at once, so people have to rush through… Read more
There’s definitely a greedy party of me that wants more, always more, but the smarter part of me think that this should be it, or at least, if they’re going to do another season it should be about different characters and a different story. Maybe keep Jean Smart around as Laurie Blake, but only her. Regina King is… Read more
The answer to “Will there be a second season?” is, of course, “Yes, if they give us a dump truck full of money.” But that also doesn’t mean the first season can’t be self-contained — I imagine that Watchmen will be similar to True Detective or Fargo, with each season self-contained, but set in the universe.
The scene with the glasses also made me think of They Live.
Yeah, and a 3-day lag to respawn is bollocks.