Posts Tagged ‘adult swim’

Review: “Cowboy Bebop” Blu-ray Yields Big Bang for Your Buck

by Chad Boninon January 21, 2015
It’s hard to be objective about Cowboy Bebop. This is the show that helped cement action on Adult Swim years ago (and is still a mainstay even now on the new Toonami block). This is the “gateway drug” for so many fans of Japanese animation. This is the reference point for “good dubs.” This is […]

Black Dynamite The Wizard of Watts

NY Times on the Prescience of “The Wizard of Watts” Episode of “Black Dynamite”

by Ed Liuon January 7, 2015
The New York Times has taken note of “The Wizard of Watts,” the upcoming premiere episode of the Adult Swim series Black Dynamite, and how its updated take on The Wiz eerily predicted the current state of American race relations in the wake of police officers killing unarmed black men without criminal consequence. Episode director […]

Mike Tyson Mysteries The End

Cast and Crew of “The Mike Tyson Mysteries” Discuss the Show at Live Premiere

by Ed Liuon October 28, 2014
The Hollywood Reporter covered a premiere event for The Mike Tyson Mysteries held at the Ace Hotel in downtown Los Angeles, attended by series star Mike Tyson; actors Rachel Ramras (Yung Hee), Jim Rash (the ghost of the Marquess of Queensbury); and series creator Hugh Davidson. Among other topics, the panelists discussed the style and […]