Netflix Pick: ‘Kubo and the Two Strings’

By Louie Wieseman That was a lovely surprise. Laika Entertainment hits a home run yet again. Kubo and the Two Strings is the fourth feature film from Laika, and while it’s not their top grossing hit, it is their top rated film so far. Other films from the studio include Coraline, Paranorman, and The Boxtrolls. This film is the directorial debut for Travis Knight and features … Continue reading Netflix Pick: ‘Kubo and the Two Strings’

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’

Artist Spotlight: Vulfpeck

By Louie Wieseman The late 20th-century funk is back, and its name is Vulfpeck. Vulfpeck is a group from Ann Arbor, Michigan. They all met at the University of Michigan in 2011, not in a music class, but in a 19th-century German literature course, according to the lead singer. They’re a band focused mainly on just keyboard, bass, and drums, but will sometimes feature guitars … Continue reading Artist Spotlight: Vulfpeck

List: Movies to Look Forward to in Early 2017

By Louie Wieseman 2017 is still a very young year, but the entertainment never stops. While the latter half of 2017 still has only few premiere and release dates at the moment, the first five months are packed full of new shows, films, and albums to check out. Below is a preview of the next few months in the film landscape. January: A Dog’s Purpose … Continue reading List: Movies to Look Forward to in Early 2017

List: TV to Look Forward to in Early 2017

By Louie Wieseman 2017 is still a very young year, but the entertainment never stops. While the latter half of 2017 still has only few premiere and release dates at the moment, the first five months are packed full of new shows, films, and albums to check out. Below is a preview of the next few months in the television landscape. January: Black Sails – Season … Continue reading List: TV to Look Forward to in Early 2017

List: Music to Look Forward to in Early 2017

By Louie Wieseman 2017 is still a very young year, but the entertainment never stops. While the latter half of 2017 still has only few premiere and release dates at the moment, the first five months are packed full of new shows, films, and albums to check out. Below is a preview of the next few months in the music landscape. January: Migos – Culture … Continue reading List: Music to Look Forward to in Early 2017