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The Haunting of Bly Manor

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Episodes 1-4 I see Dead People. Bly Manor started out strong for me, but began losing it’s momentum quickly. I enjoyed the subtle scares in the first few episodes (the shot below is my favorite) and was prepared for a slow burn. There was a lot of unexplained hysteria and outbursts that didn’t make sense for a bit, though some gets unveiled as you go.…

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Review: The Witcher

When I first heard news Netflix was adapting “The Witcher” into a television series I was not as excited as one may have expected. “The Witcher” (3) is possibly my favorite game of all time, perhaps a close second…

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Review: El Camino

You may have heard that the “Breaking Bad” movie “El Camino” is now available streaming on Netflix. It’s been out a few weeks and diehard “Breaking Bad” fans were losing it. I loved the show, but I’m just not…

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Buffy Revisited: 7 Season’s of Love

I just finished watching Buffy with my husband. It’s been several years since I had visited the series and it took us the entire summer to get there. There are a few cornerstone movies, books, and shows that have…

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Review: Dark Matter

I concluded Dark Matter this a.m. 3 seasons with an abrupt ending. Clearly, they didn’t know the show would be canceled. It almost felt like I was watching a Fox show rather than a SyFy original. At least in…

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Review: The Boys

When I heard about “The Boys” I was not enthused.  I’m burnt out on superheros.  Endgame came at the right time.  I’m not done with Marvel, but they can just chill their boots for awhile.  But then I heard…

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One Punch Man: Season 2

Finally got some access to Hulu and the first thing I watched was “One Punch Man” season 2.  My dragons introduced me to it sometime last year (when it was still on Netflix) and it’s fantastic.  My interest in…