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“Twelve Forever,” needs to mature a little more (Part 1)

I liked the original Twelve Forever pilot; didn’t love it but I thought it had an interesting premised, and I loved the antagonist, The Butt Witch. (Who didn’t?) But after watching a good chunk of the first season (15 episodes of 25) I’m a little more tepid on the subject. Part of it, is the… Continue reading “Twelve Forever,” needs to mature a little more (Part 1)

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‘Tuca and Bertie’ balances humor and seriousness, and ultimately stands out

Tuca and Bertie is wacky, insane drug-trip of a cartoon. The show thrives on relatable situations, in a world that thrives on cartoon logic and physics. Whereas Bojack Horseman is grounded in (a) reality where humans and animals exist; Tuca and Bertie uses its wacky setting to its fullest and most extreme potential. Tuca and… Continue reading ‘Tuca and Bertie’ balances humor and seriousness, and ultimately stands out

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Go forth and watch Amazon Prime’s “Lost in Oz”

I’ve talked a bit about Amazon’s Lost in Oz but haven’t reviewed it yet. Now that the second season is out, it's as good as time as any to discuss one of my current favorite cartoons. In two parts, of course. Lost in Oz follows a precocious young girl named Dorothy Gale and her dog… Continue reading Go forth and watch Amazon Prime’s “Lost in Oz”