Daily Archives: July 20, 2019

Netflixable? Make-believe you’re married, part of having a “Secret Obsession”

A rainy night, a frantic dash into a phone booth a car circling — pursuing. Strings on the soundtrack urge us on. A woman, pursued. Hiding in a rest stop toilet, breaking into a car. A guy in a rainproof … Continue reading

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Preview, HBO’s “Watchmen”

I can’t say I saw this as “a series” when a friend loaned me the Alan Moore/Dave Gibbons graphic n./comic book many moons ago. But when the movie is sort of right but not quite…it’s the natural way of things … Continue reading

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Preview, “Unmasking of Jihadi John: Anatomy of a Terrorist” on HBO

Radicalization via run-ins with the State and its suspicions about his associations, recruitment, notoriety, TV “popularization” that turns into global infamy. Britain’s “Jihadi John,” TV beheader, explored and maybe…explained? July 31?

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