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‘Luke Cage’ hits the mark in so many ways

Marvel has done fans proud with every new TV adaptation, from the surprising twists in Agents of Shield to the next-level fight sequences in Netflix’s Daredevil. However, much like Jessica Jones, which touched on everything from PTSD to consent, Luke Cage has tackled a number of real, raw and current issues head-on, with the kind of power that could rival its titular hero, […]

‘Girlboss’ – Review

‘This Is Us’ is the touching drama we all need in our lives

Television is without a doubt leading the way in terms of outstanding writing, inclusiveness and addictive storylines. From high stakes political fare like House of Cards to creepy and downright frightening shows like American Horror Story, television has arguably become more ambitious and impressive than most movies churned out through the Hollywood system. But one new offering from NBC has caught […]

‘Girlboss’ – Review

BoJack Horseman wrestles with excess in season three

The inky outlines around a cartoon character are meant to be solid, impermeable boundaries. They don’t just cleanly separate foreground from background for our viewing pleasure; they permanently preserve the essence of the character inside them, allowing us to return to each episode and find those same lovable qualities. The message: Real people change, but […]

‘Girlboss’ – Review

Aziz Ansari’s ‘Master of None’ is your new favourite show…trust me

Aziz Ansari gets it. That’s the first thing that came to mind after finishing all 10 episodes of his Netflix series Master of None on Friday night. And just what is it that he gets? Well, a number of things actually. The absurdity of racism in Hollywood, the complex landscape of modern dating, feminism, and the concept […]

‘Master of None’ season 2 is the best follow-up you’ll see all year