Film

Trailer of the Day – “Comet”

Written and directed by Sam Esmail, Comet, released December 5th in the U.S. (I don't know of its Canadian release.) is, according to its IMDb page, a Comedy/Drama/Romance. "Set in a parallel universe, Comet bounces back and forth over the course of an unlikely but perfectly paired couple's six-year relationship." Take a look and then… Continue reading Trailer of the Day – “Comet”

Film, Film, TV & books

Why “You’re the Worst” is ABSOLUTELY the BEST

The rom-com sitcom you have been waiting for. Now I don't exactly want to take back my rant on why A to Z deserves another season, buuuut... since I discovered FX(X)'s You're the Worst I've lost my appetite for romcomsitcom works-in-progress. Unlike all of its network contemporaries, You're the Worst arrived fully formed and brilliant. (And so much closer to my… Continue reading Why “You’re the Worst” is ABSOLUTELY the BEST

Film, TV & books, Rants & Raves

Why A to Z deserves renewal. (Listen up, NBC!)

NBC announced at the beginning of this month that it would not be ordering any more episodes of A to Z. The trades quickly reported that it, along with its timeslot partner and fellow NBC non-orderee, Bad Judge, had been cancelled. Reports that were immediately followed by pangs of regret slicing through the hearts of millions of viewers, "Great," we… Continue reading Why A to Z deserves renewal. (Listen up, NBC!)