With an outstanding ensemble cast and sharp writing to ground its outlandish subject matter, GLOW is a knockout.
You have a lot of choices for how to spend your weekend. To save some time, here are fun-sized reviews of some fair-to-middling Netflix original movies.
By embracing the episodic format and creator Aziz Ansari’s puckish spirit, the ambitious Master of None is even better in its second season.
Netflix’s new docuseries weds stunning archival footage with insight into five of the era’s most enduring directors.
Anglophiles rejoice: Netflix’s sumptuous bio-series of Elizabeth II will fill that Downton-sized hole in your heart, with all the elegance (and occasional dullness) that entails.
Charlie Brooker’s disturbing techno-satire comes to American shores for Season 3. Has it kept its edge? David reviews every episode. (Spoilers ahoy!)
Netflix digs in on original releases, but it only takes one magnificent documentary to justify their process.
Brian and Manu talk the newest Marvel/Netflix series, Luke Cage. (Spoilers!)
This past Friday, the second season of Marvel’s Daredevil was released on Netflix. After finishing the 13th episode late Saturday night, I spent most of yesterday trying to digest what I had seen. It’s not that Daredevil Season 2 is some labyrinthine work of genre-destroying fiction, but it has its moments.
House of Cards’s fourth season may be as binge-watchable as ever, but missed opportunities and oddly toothless plot developments make it also the most disappointing. [Spoilers ahoy!]