Tag: The X-Files

The Fear of Losing Faith: On M. Night Shyamalan’s ‘Signs’

“Yes, the alien scenes in ‘Signs’ remain startling and scary 17 years later, but it’s the film’s depiction of what happens to people who lose faith that truly resonates and terrifies.”

A Trip to the Sensory Deprivation Tank: Comparing ‘Fringe’ and ‘Stranger Things’

“Perhaps, in an alternate-parallel-upside-down universe somewhere, Fringe was a massive sensation on Netflix or Amazon Prime.”

Transformation, Resurrection and Close-Ups: Hannibal ‘Dolce’ (Recap)

“Perhaps the water from the beginning of the episode points more towards resurrection than forgiveness, and if the rest of the season is as strong as “Dolce,” one can only hope Hannibal’s fate will point in the same way.”