Stitchers: A Stitch in Time Episode 1 Thoughts and Disappointments
May03

Stitchers: A Stitch in Time Episode 1 Thoughts and Disappointments

Initially this was posted on the original Media Observers site before it was temporarily shut down. At the time, it was planned to be moved to one of my other sites but remained in draft status. Thus, it is returning to Media Observers. Please remember this was initially posted sometime June 2015. One of the occasional perks of being a cord cutter and only watching a streaming network such as Hulu Plus is the occasional ability to...

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Thoughts on the Naturalism of Netflix’s Spectral
Mar16

Thoughts on the Naturalism of Netflix’s Spectral

Warning, this is a spoiler-filled discussion on the movie. Spectral is a movie about U.S. military forces in a war-torn Moldova, encountering what seems at first to be a collection of hostile supernatural entities. By the end of the movie, it is discovered these entities are “unnatural,” but in the man-made sense, not in the supernatural. This reveals one of the major memes in this film and largely in the entertainment industry in...

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