Problems of the Present and Past Plague Black Mirror’s Increasingly Futuristic Season 4

“End fucking game!” So the sentiment of the very first episode, “USS Callister,” of Black Mirror season four indicates the collective desire to exit from the self-imposed technological prison we’ve created for the sake of entertainment. Yet how can we get ourselves off the tainted teat we’ve come to know, …

Fundamentally Cliche: All Part of The Fundamentals of Caring

While some have difficulty with the overtness of Paul Rudd’s “surly” characters blatantly being sappy ones underneath it all, one can still find some redeeming qualities in the Netflix-distributed, Rob Burnett-directed The Fundamentals of Caring. The film, of course, like so many others is based on source material, specifically, Jonathan Evison’s novel, …