On My Block Season 3 Review (No Spoilers)

When we last left Monse (Sierra Capri), Ruby (Jason Genao), Jamal (Brett Gray) and Cesar (Diego Tinoco), it wasn’t looking too good; after a season involving stolen money, the death of a love interest and a family reunion, this new season should be a breeze, right? After a being kidnapped and sent on a final…

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Queen Sono: South African Espionage Royalty

Now here’s a show to soak your greens and beat your fufu to on a Saturday afternoon. Queen Sono is a South African crime drama about a rookie agent facing criminal operations that threaten the stability of the country, as well as startling revelations about her past. Queen Sono is Netflix’s first original African series,…

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Con Man or Christ: Netflix’s Messiah Review (No Spoilers)

Having already received a fair amount of backlash from Muslim viewers following the release of its trailer,  Messiah , on Netflix (aired January 1, 2010) is an interesting watch. The show stars Mehdi Dehbi as the titular Al-Masih and Michelle Monaghan as the CIA agent tasked with deciphering if Dehbi really is who he claims…

Weirdness, Glorious Weirdness – The Dark Crystal: Age of Resistance

The latest Netflix Original is a co-production with The Jim Henson Company, spearheaded by Henson’s daughter, Lisa Henson. This partnership seemed like a match made in heaven and I’m more than pleased to report that The Dark Crystal: Age of Resistance is phenomenal and quite unlike anything they’ve delivered so far. The original Dark Crystal film follows…