‘Doom Patrol’ Does What ‘The Umbrella Academy’ Doesn’t
Mar 7th '19

‘Doom Patrol’ Does What ‘The Umbrella Academy’ Doesn’t

I have beef with The Umbrella Academy. The Netflix series, based on the comic from Gerard Way and Gabriel Bá, has a crucial flaw: it’s too normal. It flirts with the weird, wild nature of the original comic—which is bugfuck crazy—but it restrains itself. It doesn’t commit to its own premise. Don’t get me wrong, I […]

Hollywould: ‘Joker,’ ‘Lady and the Tramp,’ and ‘Black Widow’

Hollywould: ‘Joker,’ ‘Lady and the Tramp,’ and ‘Black Widow’

The film and television business moves at a mile a minute, so keeping up with the latest news can be a little daunting. Not to worry—we have your back. In Hollywould, we’ll round up the industry developments you need to know. Here’s what you may have missed: Joker According to Todd Phillips’ Instagram, Joker has wrapped […]

Hollywould: Cobra Kai, Criterion, and Cannes

Hollywould: Cobra Kai, Criterion, and Cannes

The film and television business moves at a mile a minute, so keeping up with the latest news can be a little daunting. Not to worry—we have your back. In Hollywould, we’ll round up the industry developments you need to know. Here’s what you may have missed: Del Toro and Netflix Team Up For a […]