Review: The Umbrella Academy

Everyone wonders what it would be like to grow up with superpowers. How would we be? How would we take those powers and make our own justice? We grew up inspired by the heroes of comic books and want to be like them. Netflix’s new hit show, The Umbrella Academy, gives viewers a look intoContinue reading “Review: The Umbrella Academy”

Why I like: “Escape From The Happy Place.” Part 1: The Magicians, overview and characters

Hello, readers!  I’m Soliyra and I like to talk about things I like.  Right now, I am really liking SyFy’s drama The Magicians, specifically the fifth episode of season four.  But my editors told me that before I start telling you all about that particular episode, I should probably write a short article introducing theContinue reading “Why I like: “Escape From The Happy Place.” Part 1: The Magicians, overview and characters”

Review: Jonathan Strange & Mr. Norrell

  I like weird movies. I like magic, dragons, faeries, and mysteries. I also enjoy period pieces and anything that can suck me in and not let go. You will find much of this in Jonathan Strange and Mr. Norrell on Netflix. I was just searching for anything random to watch and stumbled upon thisContinue reading “Review: Jonathan Strange & Mr. Norrell”

Review: The Guernsey Literary and Potato Peel Pie Society

I have a confession to make. I devour a good love story. However, I’m not talking about a love story the way you think I am. Sure The Guernsey Literary and Potato Peel Pie Society ends in a love story and that makes you think the whole point of the movie was for Juliet toContinue reading “Review: The Guernsey Literary and Potato Peel Pie Society”

The Chilling Adventures of Sabrina: A Review

Many of us grew up with the beloved television series called Sabrina, the Teenage Witch. This year a new version was released. Based on the comics of the same name a darker, one could say a more chilling, show called The Chilling Adventures of Sabrina was an early Halloween gift for us all. Created byContinue reading “The Chilling Adventures of Sabrina: A Review”

Review: The Haunting of Hill House (TV Show)

I love horror. Be it movies, books, TV shows.. I want it all. So when I heard that Netflix was going to do a series called The Haunting of Hill House, I could not wait! The day it came to Netflix I started watching it, and I was hooked. None of us are immune toContinue reading “Review: The Haunting of Hill House (TV Show)”

GLOW: A Review

  GLOW is a Netflix series based on a television series that ran from 1986 to 1989. The show centers around a bunch of misfits, mostly actresses, trying to find meaningful parts. They come to an audition that turns out is actually going to be a female-centric wrestling show. The 1980s where a time ofContinue reading “GLOW: A Review”