We made it to the end of the year! We talk about the best, the worst, and our favorites. We also talk about what’s to come for 2019, it’s gonna be a good year for TV. Thank you for all the good TV 2018!
Our Spooky Special! This week the Pilot Witchez look at the current wave of witch depictions: The Chilling Adventures of Sabrina, Charmed, and Suspiria. We talk about what witch imagery means in the midst of the #metoo movement and society’s obsession with the occult. Grab your cauldron and talking cat because we spooky.
Drums loop in the intro and outro was produced by JKD STAY FREE. Check out his youtube https://www.youtube.com/c/stayfreecmc.
This week the Pilot Boiz take a look Freeform’s Cloak and Dagger. We talk about the state of police brutality in media and black superheroes. Grab your cloaks and daggers(?) because this was rough.
Drums loop in the outro was produced by JKD STAY FREE. Check out his youtube https://www.youtube.com/c/stayfreecmc.
This week the Pilot Boiz tackle FX’s Mayans, the Sons of Anarchy spin-off. We talk about what Sons meant to culture and what a violent/gang/drug story centered around Latinos means in this age. So grab your helmets and your twangy guitar for this one.
This week the head pilot is flying solo and reviews the excellent new Jim Carrey show Kidding. Cesar talks about the legacy of Mr. Rogers and the great new doc Won’t You Be My Neighbor? This one is a shorty but goodie.
This week we go to Boyle Heights to check out the new show from Starz called Vida. We don’t waste any time with this episode, we talk about the state of Boyle Heights, the way radical Latinx operate online, and the powerful symbolism behind this show. Get ready y’all, we’re taking off.
Editing by Cesar H. & Michelle Andrade
This week we time travel back to the funky fresh ’90s and see what Will Smith is up to in Bel Air. We talk about the show’s relevance and impact as well as Will Smith’ career.
This week get check out ABC’s Splitting Up Together. There’s not much going on here but we had fun with it.
This week we follow the life of assassin turned actor in HBO’s Barry. We talk about what’s going on with ’80s nostalgia and the career of Bill Hader. Strap in refreshments will be served once we reach altitude.