This week we switched up the format and talked about all four seasons of Search Party. We break down the big themes of the show, we talk about how it evolved, how it distinguishes itself from it’s contemporaries, and the role of attention in the show. John Early hive sound off!
2020 has died. So this week we talk about the TV we missed and give our picks for the best of the year.
This is part 1 where we talk about what we missed.
Feliz anos from the boiz. (yes, anos)
This week we check in with out friends Simon Pegg and Nick Frost in their new Amazon show, Truth Seekers. We talk about their careers since their since Shawn of the Dead and how horror comedy has evolved.
We’re back! This week we talk about Netflix’s Selena. We compare it to the movie, as well as talk about what we think works and doesn’t work in both. Like JLo, we too love pizza.
This week: HBO’s new BANGER Lovecraft Country. We talk about pulp, police terror, HP Lovecraft, James Baldwin, the 50s as a setting, and the way horror has treated Black people. Just watch the show bro. please
This week on the show we talked about Netflix’s Gentefied with hotshot writer Erick Galindo. We talked about the show’s language, the project of the show, and the spectrum of current shows centered around Latinx people and where this fits in.
Read Erick’s article about Gentefied here.
Check out his other work at thisfoo.com
This week we did Hulu’s High Fidelity. We chat about how it compares to the movie, how the gender-flipping works, and examine our relationship to culture. In the spirit of HiFi we also each give our top 5 albums at the end.