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…

Sherlock ‘The Empty Hearse’ (Spoiler-Free Review)

Sherlock Season 3; Episode 1'The Empty Hearse' marks the return of Sherlock Holmes What exactly does the public know about Sherlock Holmes? We know that he is a super sleuth detective with the mind of a cold, calculating computer and the temperament of Ebenezer Scrooge. We also know that the last time any of us saw him…