30 Fun Facts About “Misery”

Long before the internet or social media, the very best example of a toxic fandom was that of Annie Wilkes in Stephen King’s 1987 novel “Misery”. Three years later and it got the cinematic treatment.  30 years later and it’s considered nothing short of a classic.  So on its 30 anniversary, we thought it would be fitting to look at 30 fun facts about Misery! … Continue reading 30 Fun Facts About “Misery”

Castle Rock: “Clean” Review (Spoilers)

It’s hard to believe that we’ve already reached the end of our second season.  What began as a mysterious drama based around the world of Stephen King has evolved into an explosive (literally) and tense second season that’s vastly superior to the first in many ways. We’ve seen beloved characters like Annie Wilkes get second chances to be redeemed in the eyes of audiences, as … Continue reading Castle Rock: “Clean” Review (Spoilers)

Castle Rock: “Caveat Emptor” Review (Spoilers)

Eight episodes of buildup, and the penultimate episode of the season didn’t disappoint with its delivery!  In what is definitely the most action-packed episode of the series thus far, it also surprisingly bridged the gap between seasons 1 and 2, whose sole connections before were left very much up for interpretation.  So let’s take an explosive (no pun intended) look at “Caveat Emptor”! Spoilers Ahead … Continue reading Castle Rock: “Caveat Emptor” Review (Spoilers)

Castle Rock: “Dirty” Review

Proving once again to be far superior to its first season, Castle Rock season 2 gave us a strong episode, further building its supernatural threat and putting things in motion for what will most likely be a tense finale! Spoilers Ahead: You’ve Been Warned!!! Hitting the Fan Following the events of last episode, the “Cult of Amity” has completely taken over the town.  Believing that … Continue reading Castle Rock: “Dirty” Review

Castle Rock: “The Word” Review

After last week’s tense cliffhanger, Castle Rock does absolutely nothing to ease up the tension this week, as it brings about a much awaited payoff and new stakes (no pun intended) from a subplot that’s suddenly becoming the most interesting and compelling one. (Spoilers Ahead – You’ve Been Warned!!!) Trip Back in Time Opening in what looks like a scene from The Crucible, we get … Continue reading Castle Rock: “The Word” Review

Castle Rock: “The Laughing Place” Review

As we approach the midpoint of Season 2, Castle Rock gave us another compelling episode, further explaining the backstory of one of its main characters. Last week, we learned more about Nadia and Pop, while barely featuring Annie Wilkes, and now, in the season’s longest (and possibly best) episode, the entire focus is on her tragic past, which led her to become the person she … Continue reading Castle Rock: “The Laughing Place” Review

Castle Rock: “Restore Hope” Review (Spoilers)

In a season that was heavily advertised as featuring Annie Wilkes, we got another episode in which she surprisingly gets barely any screen time.  However, what we get instead is an incredibly compelling revelation between Nadia and Pop that’s both compelling and shocking! (Spoilers Ahead: You’ve Been Warned!!!) Sins of the Past The episode opens with a flashback to war-torn Somalia in 1993.  Abdi and … Continue reading Castle Rock: “Restore Hope” Review (Spoilers)

Castle Rock: “Let The River Run”, “New Jerusalem”, “Ties That Bind” Review (Spoilers)

After a mysterious, compelling, and even trippy first season, Hulu brought us back into the Stephen King shared universe this week with another season premiere of Castle Rock.  While the first season had a few characters and references from King’s novels, the bulk of the main characters were original to the series. However this time, it seems that our main character is one of King’s … Continue reading Castle Rock: “Let The River Run”, “New Jerusalem”, “Ties That Bind” Review (Spoilers)