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Direct Beam Comms #97

October 15th, 2017

TV Mindhunter If David Fincher wasn’t such an all-around great director, one of the best working in the business, I’d be a bit worried that the guy would be type… err – …cast as only a director of movies featuring serial killers. His first film of note Seven featured a serial killer who murdered people based on […]




Direct Beam Comms #96

October 8th, 2017

TV The Gifted The Gifted is the second live-action Marvel superhero series to take place in the X-Men universe on TV now. While the other series Legion is a trippy, existential journey into the mind, The Gifted is more a straight-up comic book show where lots of things explode. The Gifted follows the Strucker family; […]




Direct Beam Comms #95

October 1st, 2017

TV Star Trek: Discovery The ironic thing about Star Trek was that after the series Star Trek: Enterprise ended in 2005 I really got the feeling that Paramount had no confidence in the property whatsoever. At that time, before the launch of the first J.J. Abrams Star Trek movie, things were so bleak that there […]




Direct Beam Comms #94

September 24th, 2017

TV Star Trek: The Next Generation It literally took me years after it had ended to see all the episodes of Star Trek: The Next Generation (TNG) when I decided to watch the series in the early 1990s. I remember what a big deal TNG was when it premiered this week 30 years ago in […]




Direct Beam Comms #93

September 17th, 2017

TV The Orville And so it begins… Much like last year with Son of Zorn FOX kicked off the fall TV season a few weeks earlier than everyone else by launching a new Sunday night comedy so it could coincide with the start of football. Created by and starring Seth MacFarlane, The Orville was advertised […]