‘Midnight Mass’ Episode 4 Recap: “Book IV: Lamentations”

Addiction comes in many forms. For some, it’s an addiction to a substance, like alcohol—that’s the affliction of Riley Flynn and Joe Collie. For others, it’s ruinous personal behavior, like Bev Keane’s need to be in the right at all times. And for others, like Monsignor John Pruitt/Father Paul Hill, it’s the need to consume … Read more

‘Midnight Mass’ Episode 3 Recap: “Book III: Proverbs”

There’s something extraordinary about the third episode of Midnight Mass—and no, I don’t mean the ending. It’s the performance of Hamish Linklater as “Father Paul Hill,” the…villain of the piece? Or the hero? Or just some poor deluded sap who’s about as wrong as wrong can be about the horror he’s unearthed? Anyway, long before … Read more

‘Midnight Mass’ Episode 2 Recap: “Book II: Psalms”

The second episode of Mike Flanagan’s Midnight Mass begins with an uninterrupted, seven-minute-long shot of its cast of characters surrounded by dead cats. They walk, they talk, they investigate, they speculate, they come together and drift away, and all the while seagulls flock to the stretch of beach they inhabit, picking away at the hundreds … Read more

‘Midnight Mass’ Episode 1 Recap: “Book I: Genesis”

“Whatever walked there, walked together.” With that sentence, writer-director-horror impresario Mike Flanagan converted The Haunting of Hill House, author Shirley Jackson’s scabrously bleak meditation on the fundamental isolation of being human, into some sort of hymn to the power of family. As an admirer of the original novel, I must confess this is where I … Read more

A “What If …? Guide: News, Easter Eggs, Reviews, Recaps, Theories and Rumors

WARNING: The following will contain constantly updated spoilers for What If …? on Disney +. It can be said that the idea of ​​bringing the Marvel series to Disney + has been a success. WandaVision, The Falcon and the Soldier Winter and Loki They have been very well received, both by fans and critics. After … Read more