Entries Tagged as 'TV'

Thursday, June 29th, 2017

An Explanation of the Silicon Valley Title Sequence

There are a lot of great title sequences in modern TV shows, from Game of Thrones to True Detective. But none perhaps quite as stacked full of detail as the title opening for HBO’s Silicon Valley. Sure there are the obvious tech company logos but there are some incredibly subtle references too. You’ll never catch [...]

Friday, June 23rd, 2017

#WinterIsHere New Trailer for Game of Thrones Season 7 Looks Epic

Fans have been waiting a long time for season 7 of Game of Thrones, but it’s now not far away and fans will be even more eargerly awaiting it after the epic as f*ck new trailer which shows that some big ass wars are coming. There’s so much to get excited about in the new [...]

Wednesday, June 21st, 2017

Watch Game Of Thrones Cast Sing ‘Ice Ice Baby’

It might seem like a strange juxtaposition, and well it is, but here is the cast of Game of Thrones, in character of course, rapping the lyrics to 90s classic, Vanilla Ice’s song ‘Ice, Ice Baby.’ The mashup was put together by video editor Swede Mason and it’s quite bizarre to hear George RR Martin’s [...]

Friday, June 16th, 2017

Rick and Morty’s Justin Roiland’s Drunk Rick Method Acting

There’s method acting and then there’s Rick and Morty showrunner and voice actor Justin Roiland. In a video released by Adult Swim Roiland is filming a scene for the season 3 and doing his drunk Rick. But to totally get in character he necks shots of tequila. So many that he has trouble remembering his [...]

Thursday, June 15th, 2017

Daredevil Season 3 Teaser Trailer

The devil of Hell’s Kitchen is all set to return for a new season, but you might have to wait awhile before it’s available to stream on Netflix. The teaser doesn’t give much away, but there have been rumors of various characters returning, like Wilson Fisk who spent most of Daredevil season 2 behind bars.

Monday, June 12th, 2017

Here’s Why Binge Watching is Bad For You

With Netflix and streaming and the ability to record TV shows, binge watching has become the way most people enjoy their favorite TV series. Which is why nobody wants to hear about why it’s bad for us. Because laying in your underwear eating pizza while ploughing through Daredevil season 2 is how we like to [...]

Friday, May 5th, 2017

Watch the Kickass Official Trailer for Marvel’s The Defenders

It’s been in the works since 2013 and now we finally get to see Daredevil (Charlie Cox), Jessica Jones (Krysten Ritter), Luke Cage (Mike Colter) and Iron Fist (Finn Jones) together as a team. Each one has had their own Netflix series, all leading up to this new superhero group. And it looks like it’s [...]

Wednesday, April 12th, 2017

Louis C.K. Calls Trump a ‘Gross Crook Dirty Rotten Lying Sack Of Sh*t’

While on The Late Show with Stephen Colbert comedian Louis C.K. didn’t hold back when it came to his opinions on President Donald Trump. Louis C.K. was there to promote his new Netflix show, and Colbert asked him if he regretted a previous statement where he compared Trump to Hitler. The comic acknowledges that he [...]

Wednesday, April 5th, 2017

How Breaking Bad Crafted a Brilliant TV Pilot

In his latest video essay, Michael Tucker from Lessons from the Screenplay lays down the frankly awesome way Vince Gilligan expertly set up the narrative of his hit TV show Breaking Bad, in the show’s pilot episode. The show has been rightfully heralded as one of the greatest TV has even seen, but like all [...]

Wednesday, April 5th, 2017

Finally! A Chef Recreates Rick and Morty’s Szechuan Dipping Sauce

After the surprise release of the premiere episode of Rick and Morty season 3 was sprung on the world by Adult Swim on April Fools Day, the next unexpected turn of events was the resurgence of McDonald’s long-gone Mulan Szechuan dipping sauce. In the episode Rick says it’s his inspiration for what he does, and [...]

Wednesday, March 29th, 2017

The Role of Philosophy in ‘It’s Always Sunny in Philadelphia’

When you’re sitting down enjoying an episode of FX TV comedy It’s Always Sunny In Philadelphia you might not immediately be struck by its similarities to German philosophers. But, if you dig a little deeper it’s there. At least it is according to this video essay by CrackerJacked which explores how the gang gets philosophical. [...]

Wednesday, March 29th, 2017

We’re Living in the Golden Age of TV Title Sequences

In this video from Wired they explore how we’re not just living in the Golden Age of TV, but also the Golden Age of TV title sequences too. And as anyone who watches celebrated shows like Game of Thrones, True Detective, Westworld, and others will know, it’s true. As the vid explains title sequences used [...]