Flicks On Flix – The River

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Ok, not a flick. This week Flicks On Flix is going small screen with a criminally underwatched and unfortunately cancelled after one season show, The River. Brought to you by Steven Spielberg and Oren Peli (he who gave us Paranormal Activity), The River was a brilliantly made throwback to The Outer Limits and Twilight Zone sensibilities that just never found an audience. Continue reading Flicks On Flix – The River

The Goggle Box – It’s Ricktatorship Time!

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Full spoilers for Better Call Saul and The Walking Dead follow.

Better Call Saul S01E08“Rico”
I read a musing online (Reddit of course) where a BCS viewer observed what should have been obvious from the beginning – this doesn’t end well. Not that we don’t already know how Jimmy finds himself in the Breaking Bad time line but we do also know that come the end of this series that Jimmy has become Saul, a sleazy criminal lawyer who doesn’t have any apparent family or personal ties and though he may be sound financially he is a far cry from the 20 million being talked about in this week’s episode. It makes the series doubly tragic as it unfolds and with this week’s “Rico” I think we can safely say this is all going to go down horribly. Continue reading The Goggle Box – It’s Ricktatorship Time!