The original ‘The Matrix’ has become such a touchstone of American pop culture—referenced, copied, parodied, and parroted)—that it’s hard to remember just how new and different and distinctive it was when it debuted in 1999.
Tag: Jada Pinkett Smith
Tom Cruise and Jamie Foxx collide in ‘Collateral’ – free on Kanopy and Hoopla
‘Madagascar’ – back to the wild on Peacock
‘Princess Mononoke’ – Miyazaki’s mythic masterpiece on HBO Max
‘Gotham: Season 1’ on Netflix
Gotham: Season 1 is TV’s most lavish entry yet on small screen superhero operatics, a kind of “Batman before Batman” comic book noir look at the cesspool that is Gotham City, the dark, corrupt city that spawned the caped crusader. That isn’t necessarily to call it the best—based solely on debut seasons, I would happily […]