Maybe Next Time: Iron Fist (2017)

So…. Iron Fist

It was not terrible, but at the same time it was not nearly as good as the other Marvel/Netflix shows. I suppose it was inevitable that one of them would be a flop, right? I mean, they all can’t be amazing, can they? While there were a slew of problems in Iron Fist, for me there were three main problems that dragged it down.

You can read my entire reaction over at Picture Show Journal.

Who Controls the Hips? Voltron: Legendary Defender

Though I can’t wrap my head around how the controls work, the new Voltron series was pretty good.

I only watched a couple episodes of Voltron back in the 1980s. I could never get my head around the idea that five different people controlled one giant robot. Moreover, it was difficult to understand why the team would do anything in their individual lions. I mean, they always got their ass handed to them until they formed Voltron. Then out came the magic sword and slice, slice, slice, big explosion, and dead monster-robot-thing.

You can read my entire reaction over at Picture Show Journal.