Welcome to the Weekend Watch. Where we try to point you towards the best ways to spend your viewing time (or, at least, steer you clear of the garbage).
Anna and the Apocalypse
Loren: That’s at least one too many genres. Like most everyone else I’m pretty Zombied out. I like that when my friends made an Apocalypse Movie, it was just the end of the world no Zombies in sight.
RDT: Jen, Rick and Loren covered it. I’m all set with zombies, musical or otherwise.
Rick: Ugh. So burned out on zombies. If you must have some zombie-related entertainment, throw on V/H/S 2 and skip to the second segment, “A Ride in the Park”. It’s a clever (and darkly funny) exercise in both the found footage and zombie genres.
Jen: Too many zombies!
Loren: I haven’t really been into Anime since college but this gives me total Studio Ghibli vibes, and that’s a really good thing. If it pops up streaming at some point I’ll give it a go.
RDT: Anime? More like aniyou!!! (I’m so, so sorry…..)
Rick: Yep. In. This also reminded me I still need to watch Wolf Children.
Jen: Too much anime!
Meow Wolf: Origin Story
Loren: I feel like this is something I’d much rather experience than watch a doc about.
RDT: For some reason, this makes me want to go back to the Museum of Ice Cream. **shrugs**
Rick: I’m with Loren. I’d rather make the pilgrimage out there and experience the art first hand.
Jen: I suppose if it’s good enough for George RR Martin, it’s good enough for me to check out at least. Continue reading