Watchmen Brings Relevant Themes to Alternate Reality

I’m late to the party with Watchmen. I got HBO Max for Christmas and I’m catching up on all the good stuff that everyone else has already seen. The series is based on characters in a DC Comics graphic novel series. The heroes and the villains are all played by outstanding actors.

Continue reading “Watchmen Brings Relevant Themes to Alternate Reality”

The Get Down Coming to Netflix in 2016

The Get Down sounds like the origin story for Empire. A rag tag group of teenagers run wild in the streets of the South Bronx in the late 70’s. The series is described as “a mythic saga of how New York at the brink of bankruptcy gave birth to hip-hop, punk and disco.”

The  13 episode series is created by Baz Luhrmann with Shawn Ryan producing.  It will premier on Netflix in 2016. Continue reading “The Get Down Coming to Netflix in 2016”