Better Call Saul: “Something Stupid” (S4E7)

Any Better Call Saul fan is familiar with that Jimmy No™ feeling: when Jimmy is doing something so incredibly dumb and/or unnecessary that you end up either internally screaming or (if you’re like me) literally yelling “JIMMY NO” at your TV. The aptly titled “Something Stupid” (written by Alison Tatlock and directed by Deborah Chow) …

Kidding: The Unraveling of Mr. Pickles (Episode 2)

Welcome back to 25YL's weekly coverage of the Showtime original series, Kidding. Daniel Shooba and I will be alternating weeks looking at the series, and in case you missed Daniel's look at Episode 1, here's a link to it: Kidding: “Green Means Go” (Episode 1). Our coverage styles will certainly be a bit different, which we …

Where in the World is 25 Years Later? Chile: Endless Poetry

Days before his 86th birthday, legendary director Alejandro Jodorowsky along with Satori Films took to Kickstarter to fund the auteur's next film. Poesía sin fin (Endless Poetry) illuminates -- through the autobiographical lens of the director himself -- his early life when he dedicated himself to poetry and never looked back. The story takes place …

Ghoul: A Netflix Original Miniseries – “Reveal Their Guilt, Eat Their Flesh”

Now, this is the show I thought I was going to get from minute one. The third and final part of Ghoul brings the tension, horror and bloodshed I was waiting to see, and even further enhances the parallels between it and The Thing. We already knew the characters in Ghoul weren't to be trusted …

Twin Peaks: Las Vegas – Episode 6 Rubs Your Back and Feeds You Pie

Welcome back to Twin Peaks: Las Vegas, my "reviews" of the imaginary Twin Peaks spin-off sitcom! This week on Twin Peaks: Las Vegas, Janey-E and the Pink Girls have a spa day while the boys try to function at home without them. The first shot is of Hairy, sitting on the floor, and the camera …

Entering The Twilight Zone Part One: The Last Assignment Of Rudy Bine

The following are handwritten journal entries found in an attic trunk. On Monday, June 3rd, 2015, the body of a man presumably named Rudy Bine was found hanging by the neck in his bedroom. The cause of death was ruled a suicide by the coroner. Rudy Bine was, by all physical accounts, a recluse. His …