Why Orange Is The New Black Is One Of The Realest Shows Ever Made

I think we can all agree that Netflix has released some stellar shows in recent years, with Making a Murderer in 2015 and of course, this year’s Stranger Things. But before any of us had even heard of these shows, there was one that instantaneously captured the internet by storm; Orange Is The New Black….

Why The Hunger Games Is A Rip-Off Of Battle Royale

The release of The Hunger Games books in 2008 almost immediately spawned a controversy; that Suzanne Collins had stolen the entire concept for her stories from the 1999 book and later film, Battle Royale. Articles sprang up about the issue on websites like Cracked and Buzzfeed to name a few, and some labelled Collins’ trilogy…

So, What’s So Great About The Walking Dead?

Despite it having been released a good number of years ago, I only recently got into the popular television series, The Walking Dead. Not only have I got into it, I’ve become nothing short of addicted to it. At the risk of sounding sadistic, there’s just something exciting about watching these fictional people struggle to…

Why Beatrix Kiddo Is One Of The Best Action Movie Protagonists

Beatrix Kiddo is the protagonist-of-many-names from the two Kill Bill films by Tarantino, and she’s probably one of the greatest, yet most under-appreciated characters the action genre of movies has ever brought us. It’s no secret that women aren’t exactly common in action movies, particularly as protagonists, so Beatrix is a breath of fresh air…

Let’s Talk About: Spirited Away

In 2001, Studio Ghibli blessed us with Spirited Away. It’s a whimsical tale filled with a horde of unique, flamboyant creatures, a twisting, turning plot-line that never lets up and a beautiful soundtrack, not to mention the stunning animation that Ghibli is so well-known for. It’ll have you laughing and crying in equal measure –…