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How AMC’s Halt and Catch Fire’s Leveled Up Since Season 1

Halt and Catch Fire is a show I could talk about for days. I started watching it a couple years ago when it debuted on AMC. A show about building computers in the 1980’s sounded like a fun watch. But that first season was rocky, filled with melodramatic speeches and cliches like the nagging wife,… Continue reading How AMC’s Halt and Catch Fire’s Leveled Up Since Season 1

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First Impressions of Syfy’s “The Magicians”

Amid all the teen shows out there that depict the highs and lows of life in high school – or just life as a teenager – I really wish there were more about college. I guess it’s because I drifted through high school a little like a zombie and have few exciting memories of that… Continue reading First Impressions of Syfy’s “The Magicians”

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Noir Turned Upside-Down in “Jessica Jones”

After finishing the first season of Marvel’s Jessica Jones this weekend, I can tell you two big reasons why I enjoyed it so much: It features a host of tough, witty women in leading roles. It totally reminds me of Lost Girl and Gilmore Girls in that respect. Jessica Jones and her best friend Trish… Continue reading Noir Turned Upside-Down in “Jessica Jones”