Reviewed! Hulu Goes Two for Three with Newest Originals

/ Nov 12, 2013


Make the Right Choice with ‘The Wrong Mans’





In one of the early scenes of Hulu’s original series “The Wrong Mans’,” co-protagonist Sam (Mathew Baynton) witnesses a cataclysmic car crash. The car spins out of control missing Sam by a hair. Sam stands stunned, hungover from a night of drinking, covered in snow, breathing hard. It’s clear, as it would be for the majority of us, that Sam has no idea what is going on, nor is he aware of the events that will soon unfold, the life-shattering events that will start the moment he picks up that ringing cellphone. Continue reading…

‘Behind the Mask’ Uncovers the Humanity Behind Sports Mascots





Up until watching Hulu’s original documentary series, “Behind the Mask,” my experiences with sports mascots consisted of the following:

1. At a hockey game, I once caught a t-shirt shot out of a cannon by the home team’s mascot.
2. At a college football game, I watched my friend, who was one of the school’s two mascots, get punched in the face twice by an alumnus who also happened to be a star NFL quarterback (he still is). Continue reading…

‘Mother Up’: An Underwhelming Narcissistic Journey





At first glance and first watch, Hulu’s new animated series, “Mother Up!,” starring the voice of Eva Longoria, is underwhelming. But to the extent that “Mother Up!” does in fact feel like the format you’d find on Adult Swim or TLC, Hulu can mark the show as a small win and a big step in the right direction. Continue reading…

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