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The Ghost Bride: All Episodes  Season 1, Ep 0

Set in 1890's Colonial Malacca, a Malaysian Chinese woman accepts a marriage proposal from a wealthy family to be the "ghost bride" to their deceased son - an opportunity that would save her family from a lifetime of debt, but require her to spend the rest of her days haunted by a ghostly spouse. Desperate to escape the situation, she soon finds herself wrapped up in a murder mystery and embroiled in otherworldly affairs far bigger than she could have imagined. [more inside]
posted by Literaryhero on Feb 1, 2020 - 8 comments

It's Bruno!: ...Welcome, Bruno!  Season 1, Ep 0

This is the story about a man (Malcolm) and his dog (a puggle named Bruno) and their quest for pre-packaged sliced turkey in Bushwick, Brooklyn. Throughout the eight 15-minute episodes, we follow them around, meet their neighbors, friends, and nemeses, and run into some pretty surreal intrigue. Created by Solvan "Slick" Naim, who plays Malcolm. But really—created by Bruno! [more inside]
posted by not_on_display on Jan 23, 2020 - 6 comments

Movie: Tiffany Haddish: Black Mitzvah

Tiffany Haddish has a new Netflix special. She hilariously discusses her Eritrean father, homelessness, life as a foster, yeast infections, and lazy strippers. As she puts it, "I know my purpose, I'm here to teach. Maybe it's not the proper way to teach, but fuck it, you're going to learn today."
posted by Stanczyk on Dec 4, 2019 - 1 comment

Ninguém Tá Olhando: Nobody's Looking (aka Ninguém Tá Olhando) Season 1  Season 1, Ep 0

The first new guardian "angelus" in 300 years is added to the Angelus System. But his inquisitive nature disrupts the system's rule-governed order. (Netflix, Brazil) [more inside]
posted by oh yeah! on Nov 23, 2019 - 6 comments

When the Camellia Blooms: Season 1 - all episodes  Season 1, Ep 0

Dong Baek is a single mother living in the small town of Ongsan. She runs the bar-restaurant Camellia, while also taking care of her son Pil Gu. Regardless of what the locals may whisper about Dong Baek, local police officer Hwang Yong Shik is deeply in love with her. While Dong Baek tries to find happiness, something truly sinister lurks in the background. A serial killer roams Ongsan and Dong Baek may be a target. (Netflix US premiere, KBS Korean original) [more inside]
posted by oh yeah! on Nov 21, 2019 - 3 comments

Movie: Jenny Slate: Stage Fright

Jenny Slate's debut stand up-comedy special blends with home videos from her childhood and interviews of her with her family.
posted by ellieBOA on Oct 31, 2019 - 5 comments

Dead to Me: Full Season  Season 1, Ep 0

Jen's husband was recently killed by a hit-and-run driver. As she tries to recover, she meets Judy, who also recently suffered a loss. But there's more to Judy (and to Jen (and to her husband (and to pretty much everyone and everything else))) than meets the eye. [more inside]
posted by Etrigan on May 6, 2019 - 24 comments

Movie: The Package (🍆)

When a group of teenage friends go on a spring break camping trip, an unfortunate accident sets off a race against time to save their friend's most prized possession. [more inside]
posted by uncleozzy on Sep 4, 2018 - 7 comments

Movie: Nanette

Hannah Gadsby's Netflix special seems like it's going to be a stand-up comedy routine but ends up being a meditation on, among other things, the limitations of comedy. Currently being discussed on the blue here. This one needs a content warning for discussions of misogyny and homophobic violence, both emotional and physical.
posted by ArbitraryAndCapricious on Jul 4, 2018 - 30 comments

The Break with Michelle Wolf: Pilot  Season 1, Ep 1

Michelle Wolf's pilot episode: Michelle does a stand up style intro, Michelle shows us she's a feminist by sitting behind a desk, then talking sports, Michelle & Amber Ruffin talk about being women who don't want children, we see a preview for the new show: Strong Female Lead [more inside]
posted by Emmy Rae on May 31, 2018 - 18 comments

Lady Dynamite: Season 2 of Lady Dynamite  Season 2, Ep 0

In season 2, Maria Bamford gets used to life as part of a couple, with stories being told in the present, in 1980s Duluth and THE FUTURE. Join us, won't you?
posted by drezdn on Jan 9, 2018 - 5 comments

Disjointed: Kathy Bates in a stoner sit-com about the wacky staff of dispensary.   Season 1, Ep 0

If Big Bang Theory were about pot, but with Kathy Bates, fake ads, animation, and PTSD. [more inside]
posted by Stanczyk on Aug 26, 2017 - 13 comments

Movie: Hasan Minhaj: Homecoming King

Comic Hasan Minhaj of "The Daily Show" shares personal stories about racism, immigrant parents, prom night horrors and more in this stand-up special.
posted by lunasol on Jun 23, 2017 - 11 comments

Love: On Lockdown  Season 2, Ep 1

Season 2 opens seconds after season 1 ends, with Gus and Mickey at the gas station where they first met.
posted by drezdn on Mar 10, 2017 - 7 comments

Unbreakable Kimmy Schmidt: Kimmy Goes Roller Skating!  First Watch   Season 2, Ep 1

Titus' ex-wife sues him for spousal support. Kimmy still has feelings for Dong. Jacqueline's Sioux family gets fed up with her.
posted by Cash4Lead on Apr 15, 2016 - 23 comments

Unbreakable Kimmy Schmidt: Kimmy Makes Waffles  Season 1, Ep 13

Kimmy and the mole-women re-visit the bunker.
posted by drezdn on Mar 25, 2015 - 47 comments

Unbreakable Kimmy Schmidt: Kimmy Goes to Court!  Season 1, Ep 12

Kimmy returns to Durnsville to testify and Titus comes along to provide support/see the trial without ads.
posted by drezdn on Mar 24, 2015 - 18 comments

Unbreakable Kimmy Schmidt: Kimmy Rides A Bike!  Season 1, Ep 11

Kimmy joins a spin class. Titus goes to the library.
posted by drezdn on Mar 23, 2015 - 42 comments

Unbreakable Kimmy Schmidt: Kimmy's in a Love Triangle!  Season 1, Ep 10

Kimmy decides between Dong and Logan. Xanthippe finds out that she has to move to Connecticut to live with her mother. Titus gets a straight coach to help him get an acting gig.
posted by drezdn on Mar 20, 2015 - 39 comments

Unbreakable Kimmy Schmidt: Kimmy Has A Birthday!  Season 1, Ep 9

Kimmy's stepdad comes to visit just in time for a party celebrating Kimmy's 30th birthday. [more inside]
posted by drezdn on Mar 19, 2015 - 42 comments

Unbreakable Kimmy Schmidt: Kimmy Is Bad At Math!  Season 1, Ep 8

Kimmy works on earning her G.E.D. while Titus starts a new job.
posted by drezdn on Mar 18, 2015 - 28 comments

Unbreakable Kimmy Schmidt: Kimmy Goes To A Party!  Season 1, Ep 7

Jacqueline invites Kimmy to an elaborate dinner party set up to catch her husband's mistress. [more inside]
posted by drezdn on Mar 17, 2015 - 18 comments

Unbreakable Kimmy Schmidt: Kimmy Goes To School!  Season 1, Ep 6

Kimmy starts her GED class while Titus tries to make a music video.
posted by drezdn on Mar 16, 2015 - 35 comments

Unbreakable Kimmy Schmidt: Kimmy Kisses A Boy!  Season 1, Ep 5

One of the other mole-women comes to visit Kimmy and brings along her fiancee.
posted by drezdn on Mar 13, 2015 - 28 comments

Unbreakable Kimmy Schmidt: Kimmy Goes To The Doctor  Season 1, Ep 4

Titus auditions for "Spider-Man Too" while Kimmy visits Jacqueline's plastic surgeon.
posted by drezdn on Mar 12, 2015 - 30 comments

Unbreakable Kimmy Schmidt: Kimmy Goes On a Date!  Season 1, Ep 3

Jacqueline sets Kimmy up on a blind date. Titus can;t let Lillian know he has money.
posted by drezdn on Mar 11, 2015 - 13 comments

Unbreakable Kimmy Schmidt: Kimmy Gets a Job!  Season 1, Ep 2

Kimmy fights to get her job back while Titus fights to get his costume security deposit back so he can follow his dreams.
posted by drezdn on Mar 10, 2015 - 31 comments

Unbreakable Kimmy Schmidt: Kimmy goes outside.  Season 1, Ep 1

Kimmy Schmidt, and Indiana cult member gets freed by police. She decides to try living in New York City.
posted by drezdn on Mar 9, 2015 - 51 comments

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