The idea of "The Winter Line" is embedded into the episode’s understanding of how its characters are trying to escape from the obstacles and fortifications before them on their respective journeys.
The third episode of Watchmen is centered around the introduction of Special Agent Laurie Blake, brought to crackling life by the wonderful Jean Smart, and the power of understanding our own stories.
What if the country you serve doesn’t serve you back? The opening of Watchmen episode two – “Martial Feats of Comanche Horsemanship” – focuses on just that question.
Created by Sam Levinson (Assassination Nation), produced by A24, and Drake, HBO's Euphoria manages to tackle everything 13 Reasons Why attempts to, in a much more tasteful, yet dark and mature manner.
On the latest episode of Big Little Lies, the women of Monterey Bay prove they're very good at building walls around themselves, but without a proper foundation those walls will very quickly come crashing down.
Winter has come and the White Walkers are on the march in the premiere of Game of Thrones' final season, an episode marked by reunions, first meetings, and the portentous theme that nothing lasts forever.
For the highly anticipated third season of True Detective, That Shelf and our friends at Everything is Scary are teaming up to examine the scarier elements in what we agree to be a landmark of horror television.
AMC's The Terror transmutes a great historical mystery into a chilling horror series worthy of the best of prestige TV. Join DorkShelf.com every Monday as we recap the ten episode television event.
On this episode of Play Dead, Gabby talks with Dan Salvato, the creator of the critically-acclaimed, romance-slash-horror visual novel game Doki Doki Literature Club.
Compromise, meaning “half happy,” is Hop’s word of the day for El. For many of the characters in Stranger Things, half happy is the word of the day too, as they grapple with with getting back to “normal” a year after the Upside Down transformed their lives forever.
Was the Marvel Universe TV team-up series The Defenders worth the wait?
“She Ain’t Right” is an apt title for the fourth episode of this shorter ten-episode season of Wynonna Earp.
If you thought where you grew up was weird, it’s nothing compared to Purgatory.
“Shed Your Skin” is all about the struggle for power in a newly created creature capturing cohort, filled with icky gross out moments, and a whole whack of sexual tension — resolved and otherwise.
In this episode, Gabby speaks with Adam Saltsman of Finji Co. about their upcoming game Overland, permadeath design in video games, and what it means to survive the apocalypse.