How to Break Your Netflix Binge-Watching Habit

Vegging out in front of the TV can be a fun activity for a lazy Sunday, but while you’re binge-watching every episode of Jessica Jones, your weekend is passing you by. On Monday you’ll wonder where all that time went that you’d planned to use to fix up the house, read a book, and hang out with friends. »Today 12:07pm12/01/15 12:07pm


Jessica Jones Has Given Us Marvel's Greatest Live-Action Villain by Far

Marvel’s live-action adaptations have a fantastic track record. Great action, a willingness to taken even some truly bizarre comic book heroes and turn them into relatable figures, and so on. But there’s one area they usually falter in: their villains. That is, until they completely nailed it with Jessica Jones. »Yesterday 3:08pm11/30/15 3:08pm

All the Connections to the Marvel Universe You May Have Missed in Jessica Jones

Jessica Jones may be the most subversive of Marvel’s superhero stories thus far, but it’s still full of cameos, shout-outs and connections—to the cinematic universe it is part of, and the comic books it came from. Here’s a few of the links to the wider world of Marvel movies and comics we noticed while watching. »11/25/15 3:20pm11/25/15 3:20pm

Jessica Jones Is a Show About Trauma That Doesn't Skip Over The Complexity of PTSD

Plenty of media narratives touch on trauma and recovery nowadays, and PTSD has become a common trope. But in real life, everybody deals with trauma differently—and Marvel’s new series Jessica Jones actually shows the vast array of responses that people can have to traumatic events. »11/25/15 1:30pm11/25/15 1:30pm

12 Things We Loved About Jessica Jones (And 4 We Didn't)


This weekend, the world met the whiskey-drinking, super-powered Hell’s Kitchen detective known as Jessica Jones. She’s the star of the second Netflix Marvel superhero show, leading into the team-up series The Defenders, and many people spent their weekends on the couch, devouring all 13 episodes.
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Jessica Jones’ Terrifying Villain Has A Brood Of Evil Comic-Book Children

Millions of people are binging on Jessica Jones right now. They’re watching as a sadistic predator named Kilgrave makes the title character’s life a living hell. Kilgrave’s even worse in the comics, though: he’s a crappy absentee dad who passed his powers to a bunch of angry, neglected sons and daughters. »11/23/15 8:30pm11/23/15 8:30pm

Waiting for new episodes of DC’s TV shows to hit your favourite streaming service?

Waiting for new episodes of DC’s TV shows to hit your favourite streaming service? You might be waiting a while. The AP are reporting that the current year-long wait for new episodes of Flash, Arrow, iZombie and more on Netflix or Hulu could be extended, in order to make Cable TV look more enticing to audiences. »11/09/15 1:35pm11/09/15 1:35pm

I Pay For Cable TV, and Don't Care Who Knows It

I turn 30 this month, and it feels like I am one of the few people my age who watches cable TV and is willing to pay for it. Truth is, I hate watching shows on my computer—or worse, my phone. Give me new episodes in real-time, on a real TV. I know I’m on the wrong side of history, but I also know I’m not the only one. »10/15/15 3:50pm10/15/15 3:50pm

Hear David Tennant's Sinister Villain For The First Time In The New Jessica Jones Teaser

Netflix and Marvel have been releasing dribs and drabs of Jessica Jones teasers recently—everything from trippy imagery to bar brawls and smashed alarm clocks. But this latest teaser is the biggest yet: because it finally gives us a look at the show’s major villain, played by David Tennant. »10/08/15 11:12am10/08/15 11:12am