Why Nosedive is My Favourite Black Mirror

Black Mirror returns soon, though Netflix hasn’t yet given us a release date. Over the last few months, I’ve been going through all of the episodes. Having now watched most of them at least twice, I feel that Nosedive – the third season opener, is my favourite story.

Black Mirror: White Christmas

Charlie Brooker’s weird “mind f*ck” series, of which there have been two seasons of three episodes each, led into what was one of the best pieces of television of Christmas 2014. Series like this really get under my skin, picking away at my brain and lingering there for me to mull over time and timeContinue reading “Black Mirror: White Christmas”

Reflections on “Les Revenants” (The Returned) Season 1

This is the French drama that is taking the world by storm. Based on a 2004 French film by the name of They Came Back (which has a pretty average rating at IMDB), somebody somewhere clearly thought this would make an intriguing series with all the flexibility that television permits but feature films do not.Continue reading “Reflections on “Les Revenants” (The Returned) Season 1″