This week Matt, Tiny, and Mike share their thoughts on Captain America: Civil War and end up gushing over it for an extended period of time. For potpourri, Mike dips his toes in DC’s animated features with Son of Batman, Tiny talks about a solar energy documentary called Catching the Sun, and Matt closes out the podcast with his thoughts on rediscovering his love of The Simpsons. Continue reading →
Daredevil is the first of four Netflix-exclusive Marvel series that will lead to The Defenders miniseries (which will also be Netflix-exclusive). It’s a tonal anomaly within the MCU since its Netflix exclusivity gives the studio more leeway in terms of subject matter. And, in that aspect, Marvel certainly did not hold back. Continue reading →
Marriage Story blew me away. The performances are astounding. There's a scene between Driver and Johansson late in the film that packs such a punch that I'll be thinking about it for a while.Full review will be posted on ObsessiveViewer.com soon.
Man, I really don't know what to make of this one. It's a pretty audacious throwback to a certain 70s horror aesthetic. The set design and score feels like it's right out of the 1970s, evoking memories of Suspiria and a bit of The Texas Chain Saw Massacre. But the editing and sound design were the high points. Tension builds in a scene involvi […]
Solid examination of the tropes and trappings of the romantic comedy genre and the adverse effects it has on society's and individual's views and expectations for real world relationships.It's shown entirely through clips from romantic comedies with voice over narration from several people. Unfortunately, there's no context given for who […]