Four Reasons Hulu Executives Were Fools To Cancel “High Fidelity”

Column by Christopher Shultz
This transformative new adaptation of Nick Hornby's novel was sorely needed in 2020, so why the hell did Hulu give it the ax?
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Kevin Bigley on the Intersection of Writing and Acting

Interview by Leza Cantoral June 9, 2020
The "Upload" actor discusses his debut novel, "Comaville", and the similarities between his creative passions.

Book vs. Series: Breaking Down "Defending Jacob"

Column by Andrea J. Johnson June 4, 2020
This article identifies the differences between the novel and the series as well as how those choices shape the audience's investment in the narrative.

"Star Trek: Picard" is Having Too Much Fun

Column by BH Shepherd March 31, 2020
A review of the Star Trek spinoff featuring Jean-Luc Picard.

The Strange Case of Hazel Drew

Column by Leza Cantoral
Few are familiar with the mysterious murder that would go on to inspire the television show, "Twin Peaks."

The Mandalorian With No Name: How Star Wars Fuses Sci-Fi and Westerns

Column by BH Shepherd
A look at the genre-bending storytelling of "The Mandalorian."

Count Dracula: Misunderstood Monster, Bloodsucking Bastard, And Everything In-Between

Column by Christopher Shultz January 6, 2020
The Count began life as straight-up bad guy, but now his role in pop-culture is a lot more complicated.

Six Things to Know Going Into Netflix's Adaptation of "The Witcher"

Column by Emmanuel Nataf
Whether you've been a longtime fan of The Witcher or are just discovering it now, here are some must-know facts about the upcoming TV series.

Why Watch the Watchmen?

Column by BH Shepherd
A look at how HBO and Damon Lindelof's "Watchmen" relates to its source material.

Her Dark Materials: Raising Inner Demons To Craft Complex Villains

Column by Amanda Bender
An analysis of Mrs. Coulter in the recent TV adaptation of "His Dark Materials" shows writers how to craft complex villains.

"Pennyworth" is Worth a Watch

Column by BH Shepherd
A critical look at the DC prequel series about Batman's butler, Alfred Pennyworth.

7 Podcast Adaptations You Should Know About

Column by Emmanuel Nataf
With big sensations such as Amazon Prime’s "Homecoming" rocking the screen as we speak, it's time for you to meet the next biggest podcasts-turned-TV-shows-and-films.

Comics vs. Television: "The Boys"

Column by BH Shepherd
A critical comparison of "The Boys" season one and its comic book source material.

Game of Thrones Was Born 23 Years Ago — Why The Books Will Forever Be Better Than the Show

Column by Emmanuel Nataf
Game of Thrones was born 23 years ago. Here are four reasons the books will forever be better than the show.

Why I Love YA Rom Coms

Column by Christoph Paul
Whether it's on the page or on Netflix, I love a good YA rom com.

The Great Game of Balancing Character and Plot

Column by Amanda Bender
It's no secret many "Game of Thrones" fans were disappointed in the final season. But what lessons can writers take away from it?

Everything You Need To Know About Philip Pullman’s ‘His Dark Materials’ Before The BBC Miniseries

Column by Meredith Borders May 24, 2019
Are you ready for this epic miniseries event? This'll help!

The Shaky Return And Possible Season 2 Missteps Of "American Gods"

Column by Christopher Shultz
After a troubled production behind the scenes, "American Gods" finally made its way back onto the airwaves. But was it worth the wait?

'The Punisher' Season Two: Worse Than the First

Column by BH Shepherd
An examination of the continuing decline of Netflix's "The Punisher."

Exploring the Film and Television References in Silent Hill

Column by Michael David Wilson
We deep dive into the film and television influences on the Silent Hill game series.

Daredevil Season 3: Reconstruction

Column by BH Shepherd
A critical look at Season 3 of Marvel's "Daredevil" on Netflix.

Books vs. Miniseries: 'The Stand'

Column by Christopher Shultz September 24, 2018
Does 'The Stand' miniseries do the novel justice, or is it like a bastard, sniveling half-sibling; a disappointment compared to the first-born child?

A Guide to the Literary And Cinematic References in 'Castle Rock'

Column by Christopher Shultz
For anyone needing a deep dive into the Stephen King universe and how it connects to the new Hulu series.

Book vs. Miniseries: "Sharp Objects"

Column by Max Booth III September 11, 2018
Gillian Flynn is amazing and here's why.

The Horror of Roald Dahl

Column by Repo Kempt
Roald Dahl is famous for his beloved children's novels, but his forgotten forays into horror and the strange were equally successful.