Take a ‘Leap of Faith’ with this ‘Spider-Man: Into the Spider-Verse’ activity book this summer

Me holding the activity kit; courtesy Studio Fun International With great vaccination comes great outside-ability. OK, that's not how the phrase goes, but nevertheless, as more people get vaccinated it seems the likelihood of activities has increased. And what better way to celebrate than having some pre-planned activities for you and your kiddos whether it…

In The Arms of an Angel: The Hanjobadiel Story [“Lucifer” Season 5, Episode 14]

Courtesy of Netflix If there’s one thing to know about Netflix’s pop-culture smash hit “Lucifer,” it’s that the Devil-to-penis joke pipeline is a flaccid circle.  OK, I’m kidding. The show is obviously much deeper than that. And despite the show’s cheeky (and sometimes over-the-top) innuendo, the emotional beats still hit just the same. You can…

Netflix’s “Yasuke” Travels the Road to What Could be Great Success

Courtesy: Netflix [Editor’s note: mild spoilers]  Partially foraged in history, Netflix’s “Yasuke” takes what it can from the limited details of the real samurai’s origin story.  Luckily,  series creator LeSean Thomas (“The Boondocks”, “The Legend of Korra”) and the stacked co-writing team ; Nick Jones Jr., Alex Larsen and musician Flying Lotus make the most…

Get ready to bark up the right tree just in time for Spring with the latest Dalmatian Disney Books

   Spring is sprouting and the De Vil is just around the corner. Disney Publishing   Just in time for the upcoming film “Cruella,” Disney Books is releasing two brand-new books geared towards parents and their own litter of kiddos (hopefully not 101 of them!)  “101 Dalmatians: Spot the Difference” is described by the publishing company as…

“Strawberry Mansion” Sundance 2021 Review

Courtesy of Sundance Institute | photo by Tyler Davis. If you were to drain the weird juice from Netflix’s original series  “Maniac,” “Black Mirror”, extract the pulp from  Michel Gondry’s “Eternal Sunshine of the Spotless Mind” add a dash of The Beatles’ “Strawberry Fields Forever” and a scoop of hallucinogenic plot-laced bananas, you might come…