Binge and Repeat: ‘Dead to Me’: A crackling thriller

There’s nothing like a good whodunit to capture the imagination, instead of wondering who is at fault, audiences get to ask “how long can the truth stay hidden” with Netflix’s new series “Dead to Me.” Christina Applegate stars as Jen, the grieving widow who listens to death metal while she cries, and Linda Cardellini plays Judy, the optimistic artist holding … read more

Binge and Repeat: Exploring ‘The Act’

A few years back the horrifying murder of DeeDee Blanchard was splashed across the headlines. During the course of the murder investigation details of her daughter’s abuse garnered even more attention to the story, resulting in the public’s fascination with the grim case. When watching “The Act,” viewers pay witness to the dark and often difficult to watch events that … read more

Binge and Repeat: ‘Special’ navigates identity

Special is one word for the semi-autobiographical series “Special” based on Ryan O’Connell’s memoir, “I’m Special: And Other Lies We Tell Ourselves.” O’Connell wrote and stars in the Netflix series as Ryan (yes, the actor and character share a first name) a man in his late 20s trying to navigate his identity as a gay and disabled man. Ryan isn’t … read more