Marvel’s Luke Cage (Season 1) Review

Luke Cage Season 1 follows a former convict named Luke Cage with superhuman strength and unbreakable skin who fights crime in Harlem. First, I’d like to say that Mike Colter completely owns the role of Luke Cage.  Not only is the guy a great actor but he just has that presence, the way he carries himself, the way he looks; the guy just owns the role.  Luke Cage is trying to live a life of peace without wanting to attract attention.  What is revealed about the character in Jessica Jones is better…

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Pretty Little Liars (Season 1) Review

Season 1 follows best friends Aria Montgomery, Emily Fields, Hanna Marin, and Spencer Hastings who grow apart when their clique leader and ‘queen bee’ Alison DiLaurentis goes missing. A year later they all begin receiving messages from the mysterious “A”, who threatens to reveal their darkest secrets. Spencer Hasting’s story follows her broken relationship with her sister, Melissa, in the aftermath of Spencer’s brief attraction to her former fiance, Wren Kingston.  Things get more complicated with the arrival of Melissa’s former love interest, Ian, whom Spencer also had a previous…

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Game of Thrones (Season 1) Recap/Review

Game of Thrones (Season 1) focuses on the family of nobleman Eddard Stark, who is asked to become chief advisor to his king and longtime friend, Robert Baratheon. Ned must find out who killed the previous Hand of the King, Jon Arryn, while trying to protect his family from their rivals the Lannisters. He uncovers the dark secrets about the Lannisters that his predecessor died trying to expose. Meanwhile, in Essos, the exiled Viserys Targaryen, son of the former king, believes he still has the rightful claim to the throne. Ned Stark (Sean…

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Marvel’s Daredevil (Season 1) Review

Marvel’s Daredevil (Season 1) is a 2015 superhero action crime drama series created by Drew Goddard starring Charlie Cox, Deborah Ann Woll, Elden Henson, Toby Leonard Moore, Vondie Curtis-Hall, Bob Gunton, Ayelet Zurer, Rosario Dawson, and Vincent D’Onofrio. Season one follows Matt Murdock/Daredevil, a lawyer-by-day who fights crime at night and the rise of crime lord Wilson Fisk. Matt Murdock begins taking justice to the streets as a butt kicking masked vigilante at night but during the day has opened a law firm with his friend, Foggy Nelson.  Matt’s double life…

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Marvel’s Jessica Jones (Season 1) Review

Marvel’s Jessica Jones is a 2015 crime drama web television series created by Melissa Rosenberg for Netflix, based on the Marvel Comics character of the same name.  Set in the Marvel Cinematic Universe, the series follows Jessica Jones, a former superhero turned private eye, who investigates cases while fighting demons from her past.  The series stars Krysten Ritter, Mike Colter, Rachael Taylor, Carrie-Anne Moss, David Tennant, Erin Moriarty, Eka Darville, and Wil Traval.

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