Television Show Review: Mindhunter: Season 1

Mindhunter Season 1

Mindhunter: Season 1 created by Joe Penhall (Netflix, Denver and Delilah Productions, Panic Pictures) Starring Jonathan Groff, Holt McCallany, Hannah Gross, Anna Torv, and Cameron Britton. Considering Firsts Who was the first person to make a sandwich? Why did he or she bother with creating all those layers and when did the realization dawn on here that she had discovered something monumental? Honestly, cheers to all the people who tried the poisonous combinations that lead us to our culinary masterpieces. It doesn’t happen often, but those eureka moments are special. You can send thoughts in orbit around your head as you try to arrange the puzzle pieces the right way. Time and time again the pieces don’t seem to fit;… Read More →

Television Show Review: Hannibal: Season 1

Hannibal: Season 1 created by Bryan Fuller (Dino De Laurentiis Company, Living Dead Guy Productions, Gaumont International Television) Starring Hugh Dancy, Mads Mikkelsen, Laurence Fishburne. *Minimal Spoilage Within, But Be Cautious Nonetheless* Hannibal The Cannibal The character of Hannibal has been one of my favorite “bad guys” for quite some time. From The Silence of the Lambs, to Hannibal, to Red Dragon I’ve enjoyed the exploits of Hannibal “the Cannibal.” So, when NBC announced its plan to launch a prequel to the book and movie franchise entitled Hannibal, I was pleased to say the least. Will Graham (Hugh Dancy) was once in the field as an FBI agent. We, however, meet him at FBI headquarters as a lecturer on homicides. It’s evident that there’s something we don’t know… Read More →