Author: Daenelia

  • The Power of the Dog: makes you work for it

    The Power of the Dog: makes you work for it

    The film The Power of the Dog is based on a book and it’s a late western film. I love westerns and I love films based on books. So I watched this film with pretty high expectations, but also doubtful it would be good. I am a reluctant admirer of Benedict Cumberbatch, because sometimes he […]

  • Black Mirror: science fiction feels immediate

    Black Mirror: science fiction feels immediate

    Black Mirror tells us science fiction stories that feel like the near-future. You do not need to be a SF fan to enjoy this series. Get through the horrible first episode to enjoy the other fantastic stories.

  • Saturday morning: Voltron on Netflix

    Saturday morning: Voltron on Netflix

    My guy and me have wonderful memories of saturday morning cartoons. Our childhood and teenage years were when the Saturdays were spent watching cartoons while holding a breakfast plate on our laps. Even with my guy growing up and England and me growing up in The Netherlands, we discovered we watched a lot of the […]

  • There is too much to see on tv!

    There is too much to see on tv!

    Don’t you agree? I find it hard to dig up the treasures of tv series or films on all the platforms. Especially since I don’t always follow the crowd. Bridgerton put me to sleep, Nordic Noir bores me and I really do no see any joy in romcoms. I like quirky things, something that surprises […]