Netflix tricked me on Thursday. The streaming service dropped a new video with the familiar, haunting-looking Stranger Things logo on it, and for a minute I thought: Is it? Could it be? A season-three trailer?I pushed play and seconds later I felt like Netflix tossed me into the Upside Down. That was no trailer, but instead a two-minute video showing the kid actors from Netflix's hit wrapping presents. Ho-ho-horribly not funny, Netflix.The Avengers: Endgame trailer is finally here, after impatient fans tweeted about it pretty much every day since Avengers: Infinity War came out in April. But isn't it time for a Stranger Things trailer? And Star Wars: Episode IX? Maybe Game of Thrones? Here's a look at the three trailers that have moved to the top of fans' want lists now that Endgame ended that waiting game.Star Wars: Episode IXMovie release date: December 2019 in theaters What we want to know: The title (personally still rooting for this), how Princess Leia's story will be handled … [Read more...] about Star Wars 9, Stranger Things, Game of Thrones: When will we get trailers?
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There are no shortage of original Netflix series to binge this weekend. But which ones are truly worth your time? Here's a personal list of the best of the best for you to check out in this month. American Vandal Metacritic score: Season 1: 75 Stream on Netflix. Season 2 premieres September 14!Mockumentaries are my absolute favorite. And while I think we collectively burned out a touch after primetime sitcoms decided to commandeer the genre, it was about time the mocuseries got back to its roots as truly delightful satire. American Vandal knocks it out of the park. The "documentary" investigates a high-school prank in which 27 cars in a faculty parking lot have penises spray painted on them. It's clever in unexpected ways, and it captures high school in a way that's supremely relatable.BoJack HorsemanMetacritic score: Season 1: 59; Season 2: 90; Season 3: 89; Season 4: 87 Stream on Netflix. Season 5 premieres September 14!Word of advice: Skip Flaked, a … [Read more...] about Best Netflix series for September 2018
There are no shortage of original Netflix series to binge this weekend. But which ones are truly worth your time? Here's a personal list of the best of the best for you to check out in this month. Samantha!Stream on NetflixNetflix has a growing catalog of foreign language original series offerings. If you've already watched Dark (as you absolutely should), it might be time to check out some of the lighter shows. While shows like The Rain will please the young adult crowd, Samantha! is a Brazilian dark comedy that hit the spot for me. Emanuelle Araújo plays a former child star clinging to her glory days. Unless you're Lindsay Lohan, I'd recommend giving this one a shot.Nailed It!Stream on Netflix It's summer, it's scorching out and quite frankly all we want to do is live that sweet air-conditioned couch potato life. Okay, not me personally, because I live in San Francisco and am still using my heater at night. I digress. Netflix has been expanding their reality TV bench, … [Read more...] about Best Netflix series for August 2018
There are no shortage of original Netflix series to binge this weekend. But which ones are truly worth your time? Here's a personal list of the best of the best for you to check out in this month. Orange is the New Black Metacritic score: Season 1: 79; Season 2: 89; Season 3: 83; Season 4: 86; Season 5: 67Season 6 premieres July 27!Stream on Netflix Everyone expects a TV show to take a nosedive in quality around its fourth or fifth season. Maybe the most recent season of OITNB was weaker compared to previous seasons, but it's all relative. The weakest season of OITNB still managed to hold my attention in ways many other TV shows can't. The show has struggled in giving enough screen and story time to its extensive and well loved ensemble cast, but are we really going to fault a show for having too many incredibly talented actors?Comedians in Cars Getting Coffee Season 10 premieres July 6!Stream on NetflixComedians in Cars Getting Coffee first premiered in 2012 and … [Read more...] about Best Netflix series for July 2018
Netflix's hit original series Stranger Things is coming back for season two. Netflix on Wednesday uploaded a teaser for the show's second season to YouTube (below). The one-minute video is simple; it flashes several components from the first season on screen as "Season Two" is displayed in the familiar Stranger Things logo design. It ends by saying that it's coming to Netflix in 2017. Stranger Things launched in July on Netflix and became an overnight sensation. The show's first season centers on a missing child and a community's effort to find him, while a dangerous government organization and a few supernatural monsters thwart their search. The series, available only on Netflix, is part horror and part drama, and according to many viewers, an easy one to binge watch. In tribute to the show, a group of developers recently launched a free Stranger Things game online. The point-and-click adventure puts you in the small Indiana town that serves as the show's setting as you help in the … [Read more...] about ‘Stranger Things’ Season Two Is a Go