Elisabeth S. Contreras

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Film enthusiast and sharer of words. Don't underestimate a woman with an opinion.

‘The Kubrick Gaze’ is the Latest Supercut From This Young Video Essayist

22 year-old supercutter and video essayist Jorge Luengo, who lives in Madrid, says his most recent video, The Kubrick Gaze - posted on Vimeo on February...

Review: The Flash ‘King Shark’ – A Big Meta-Human and A Major Reveal

Last week The Flash ended with a shocker and this week’s episode starts right where they left it. The only portal to Earth-2 closed...

Oscars: Trivia and Controversies You Might Not Know

The Oscars 2016 are fast approaching. Before the ceremony airs on Sunday, February 28, at 8pm ET/5pm PT on ABC, let’s look over a...

Review: ‘The Night Manager’ Premiere – Up to an Intriguing Start

Based on John le Carré's spy novel of the same name and adapted by David Farr (Hanna), The Night Manager is a six-part series produced...

The 10 Best TV Show Pilot Episodes of All Time (Pt. II)

<-- Read Part I Breaking Bad If there's one show and character that can grab your attention from the first moment they are introduced, they're Breaking Bad...

TV Series Deserving of the Netflix Revival Treatment

The Killing, Longmire, Arrested Development, Full House and recently Gilmore Girls are shows which received the Netflix revival treatment, meaning they were cancelled before the streaming...

The 10 Best TV Show Pilot Episodes of All Time (Pt. I)

It's that time of year. Pilot season is here and networks are starting to assemble production to begin shooting their potential new series. Some...

Review: Legends of Tomorrow ‘Pilot, Part 1’ – Promising Start

The new DC original show for The CW, Legends of Tomorrow, featuring a few side characters from both Arrow and The Flash, didn't start out with a...

Review: Sherlock’s ‘The Abominable Bride’ – Brilliant Treat for Fans

When it comes to Sherlock, we can always expect greatness. There was a huge sense of hype around the "Christmas Special", which ended up...

Best Moments of 2015

A lot has happened in 2015 which made an impact on film and television. Cinematic universes are being established apart from Marvel and DC...

Michael Punke Can’t Discuss ‘The Revenant’ Film Adaptation

How would you feel if you wrote a book, got somebody like Alejandro González Iñárritu to make a film adaptation of it, starring Leonardo DiCaprio...

5 Reasons Why ‘You’re the Worst’ Is the Best

My favorite new show of 2014 was You're The Worst. This dark romantic comedy that centers around two young and dysfunctional people, Jimmy (Chris Geere)...