Review: The Umbrella Academy

By Anastasia Scott Do you love superheroes? Do you love emotionally constipated characters? Do you love over the top comic aesthetics? Are you still in your angsty phase of loving My Chemical Romance/Gerard Way? And lastly, do you love amazing soundtrack? If you’ve answered yes to any of the following questions, put Netflix’s Umbrella Academy on your watch list. Umbrella Academy is a Netflix original … Continue reading Review: The Umbrella Academy

Review: ‘Bojack Horseman’ Season 5

By Nate Richard When Bojack Horseman premiered on Netflix in August, 2014, the reviews were polarizing, and for good reason. The first several episodes of the animated dramedy felt like some throwaway cartoon you’d find on Adult Swim (Rick & Morty aside). However, as the first season went on, the series began to morph into something deeper than what it had initially seemed. As each … Continue reading Review: ‘Bojack Horseman’ Season 5

Review: ‘Stranger Things’ Season 2, Episode 1, “Madmax”

By Troi Watts The highly anticipated second season of the Netflix original series Stranger Things is finally available! Most people have already binged their way through the nine-episode season and have answered the very important question: is this season better than the first? I won’t answer that here, but I will let you know if you’re going to be left satisfied after the season premiere. … Continue reading Review: ‘Stranger Things’ Season 2, Episode 1, “Madmax”

Review/Summary: ‘Rick and Morty’ Season 3, Episode 8

By Nate Fields “Morty’s Mind Blowers” is the eighth episode in Season 3 of Rick and Morty. The episode begins with Rick and Morty in the midst of another adventure in which they capture the Truth Tortoise. Morty looks into the Truth Tortoise’s eyes seconds before Rick tells him to make sure he doesn’t do that. Turns out if you look at the Truth Tortoise … Continue reading Review/Summary: ‘Rick and Morty’ Season 3, Episode 8

Review: ‘Friends from College’ Season 1

By Troi Watts I think we can all agree that Netflix original shows and movies are pretty hit-or-miss. A few new releases like Death Note (2017) and The Defenders (2017) have had less than high praise. These sorts of things make us weary when deciding whether or not to watch that latest Netflix release. Trust me, I felt the same way when I pushed play … Continue reading Review: ‘Friends from College’ Season 1

Binge Watch Review: ‘Bojack Horseman’

By Louie Wieseman Back in the 90’s, he was on a very famous TV show. Now he’s the star of his own show again: Netflix’s Bojack Horseman. Among the Reel Deal staff, my love for this show is no secret. The show stars Bojack Horseman (voiced by Will Arnett) as a washed up reality TV star from his sitcom Horsin’ Around. His agent, Princess Carolyn … Continue reading Binge Watch Review: ‘Bojack Horseman’

Review: The 100 Season 4 Premiere

By Troi Watts Season 4 of The 100 finally premiered on February 1, hopefully to give viewers a glimpse of what is to come. Season 3 left viewers with a cliffhanger: the earth’s remaining nuclear reactors are in meltdown, meaning that the world will be uninhabitable in a matter of months; this is bad news for all of our favorite characters. With such a phenomenally intense previous season … Continue reading Review: The 100 Season 4 Premiere