“Da 5 Bloods” Review by Nate Blake

Running Time: 155 Minutes Starring: Delroy Lindo, Chadwick Boseman, Jonathan Majors, Clarke Peters, Norm Lewis, Isiah Whitlock Jr., Jean Reno, Veronica Ngo, Paul Walter Hauser, Melanie Thierry Rated: R (Strong violence, grisly images and pervasive language) Da 5 Bloods debuted on Netflix yesterday and is the latest from director Spike Lee. It tells the story … Continue reading “Da 5 Bloods” Review by Nate Blake

“Westworld” Season Finale Review by Nate Blake

“Crisis Theory” brought season three of Westworld to an intense end and raised a few questions for the fourth season to explore. It also left me with a few concerns as to where the story will go next. Specifically, though I generally liked what was certainly the most action-packed episode of Westworld to date, I … Continue reading “Westworld” Season Finale Review by Nate Blake

“Westworld” Episode Review: “Passed Pawn” by Nate Blake

“Passed Pawn” finally revealed the truth about Caleb’s combat experience and delivered on the season long promise of a Maeve and Dolores showdown. The battle is far from over, of course, and there is much to unpack about an episode that, for me at least, delivered significantly more on a visual and thematic front that … Continue reading “Westworld” Episode Review: “Passed Pawn” by Nate Blake

“Westworld” Episode Review: “Decoherence” by Nate Blake

“Decoherence” represents the first notable stumble Westworld has made in its third season. Though it continued to build towards what I assume will be an epic showdown between Maeve and Dolores, much of the impact of the Rehoboam information leak was brushed aside in favor of a weak subplot concerning William/The Man in Black. I … Continue reading “Westworld” Episode Review: “Decoherence” by Nate Blake

“Westworld” Episode Review: “Genre” by Nate Blake

“Genre” was written by Karrie Crouse and Jonathan Nolan and was directed by Anna Foerster. This was a fascinating, bizarre, beautiful and in some ways uneven installment of Westworld that will likely still end up as one of the series’ most memorable and talked about episodes. From a plot standpoint, the big developments included Dolores … Continue reading “Westworld” Episode Review: “Genre” by Nate Blake