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Electric Streams - Your Guide to Netflix, HBO, Amazon and Hulu Content

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Dec 6, 2017

A family saga with a supernatural twist, set in a German town, where the disappearance of two young children exposes the relationships among four families.

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Initial reaction

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2019...man hangs himself, son goes to therapy, two kids go missing

Kid in 80s clothes is found dead in 2019

1986...missing kid is found here, his father is a teenager

Ulrich investigates the cave

Jonas discovers who his father was

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Music: Extreme Parkour by Alex Grey

Nov 29, 2017

After exacting revenge on the people responsible for the deaths of his wife and children, Frank Castle (Jon Bernthal) uncovers a conspiracy that runs deeper than New York's criminal underworld. Now known as the Punisher, he must dig deep into the conspiracy to discover the truth about injustices that affect more than just him and his family. Assisting the vigilante in his quest to fight criminals are best friend Billy Russo (Ben Barnes), who runs private military corporation Anvil, and former NSA analyst Micro (Ebon Moss-Bachrach), who shares common enemies with Castle and helps him as part of a so-called marriage of convenience..

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Final reaction

Recommend?

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Billy’s abandonment issues through his mother, Frank kisses Sarah, Micro’s son

Lewis is a terrorist, Anti-gun Senator, Curtis finds O’Connor, Frank goes after Lewis

Rashomon a la Marvel, Lewis is a terrorist is wrapped up, Billy is outed as a villain

Micro’s wife and son go missing, Micro goes to his daughter, Frank prepares for end game

Prisoner exchange, Frank is taken, Micro fakes his death, Frank kills Rawlins, Saved by Homeland

Frank vs Billy, Dinah’s deal for Frank, Micro goes home, Frank goes to group therapy

Who Dat?

Season MVP?

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Music: Extreme Parkour by Alex Grey

Nov 22, 2017

After exacting revenge on the people responsible for the deaths of his wife and children, Frank Castle (Jon Bernthal) uncovers a conspiracy that runs deeper than New York's criminal underworld. Now known as the Punisher, he must dig deep into the conspiracy to discover the truth about injustices that affect more than just him and his family. Assisting the vigilante in his quest to fight criminals are best friend Billy Russo (Ben Barnes), who runs private military corporation Anvil, and former NSA analyst Micro (Ebon Moss-Bachrach), who shares common enemies with Castle and helps him as part of a so-called marriage of convenience..

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Initial reaction

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Pete Castiglione and Donny Chavez, Curtis and his support group

Frank meets Micro

Kandahar and PTSD

Frank steals from Madani

Gunner in Kentucky

Curtis patches up Frank, Lewis crosses a line

Frank finds Rawlins and takes his shot, Russo is not what he seems

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Music: Extreme Parkour by Alex Grey

 

 

Nov 15, 2017

Lady Dynamite is based on what Maria has accepted to be "her life." The occasionally surreal episodes, refracted across multiple periods of the actor/comedian's life, tell the story of a woman who loses - and then finds - herself. We open Season 2 with Maria and Scott now a full-fledged couple.

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Initial reaction

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Season 1?

Past: Daddy and Cousins

Present: Scott’s money problems and the relationship move forward

Future: TV Show

What next?

Who Dat?

Season MVP?

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Music: Extreme Parkour by Alex Grey

Nov 8, 2017

Stranger Things is set in the fictional town of Hawkins, Indiana, where a lab opens a gateway to another dimension. From that day on, the lives of four kids, their families, and many of the town’s residents was forever changed. We pick up a year after Will Byers was rescued and as the anniversary of the gate’s opening approaches a new threat is making itself known.

Final reaction

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Dart is a Demo-Dog

Working with the media

Eleven and Eight out on the town

Hawkins Lab under Assault

What next?

Who Dat?

Season MVP?

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Oct 19, 2017

Javier, Lacey and Chris get deep into each other's psyches as they review the first half of Netflix's new Serial Killer drama, Mindhunter!

 

Mindhunter is a true-to-life cop drama, set in the late 1970s where two FBI agents expand criminal science by delving into the psychology of murder and getting uneasily close to all-too-real monsters. Starring Jonathan Groff and Holt McCallany, produced by David Fincher and Charlize Theron, and created by Joe Penhall. This is based on the book Mind Hunter: Inside the FBI's Elite Serial Crime Unit by John Douglas and Mark Olshaker.

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Initial reaction

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FBI Behavioral Sciences Unit

Balance between teaching and solving

Sacramento Case

Altoona Case

Who Dat?

Season MVP

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Music: Extreme Parkour by Alex Grey

Oct 13, 2017

Javier, Lacey and Chris take a plane to Italy and get caught up in all kind of intrigue as they cover Suburra!

Suburra: Blood on Rome is an Italian TV series of 2017, prequel of the homonymous film of 2015, in turn inspired by the novel of the same name by Giancarlo De Cataldo and Carlo Bonini. The series is produced by Marco Chimenz and Gina Gardini.

Initial reaction

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Lele, as Kid-in-over-his-head

Aureliano, as Tough-guy-son-of-crime-family

Spadino, as Angry-minority-criminal

Everyone wants Ostia

Who Dat?

Season MVP

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Music: Extreme Parkour by Alex Grey

Oct 7, 2017

Javier, Lacey and Chris decide to delve into their early pubescent years and get all TMI as they review the Netflix Animated Series, Big Mouth!

Big Mouth is an animated coming-of-age series by Nick Kroll and Andrew Goldberg which tells the stories of several junior high kids reaching puberty and dealing with the changes in their lives. The show also stars Jessi Klein, Jason Mantzoukas, Jenny Slate, and Maya Rudolph.

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Initial reaction

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Andrew and Maurice

Jessi and Connie

Nick and Jay

Everyone else

Who Dat?

Season MVP

 

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Music: Extreme Parkour by Alex Grey

Oct 1, 2017

Javier and Chris are joined by Mrs. Heredia to wax nostalgic once again about a more simplistic comedic era, covering the third season of Fuller House!

A continuation of Full House, D.J. Fuller is a mother of three young boys and is a recent widow. D.J.'s sister Stephanie, her best friend Kimmy and Kimmy's teenage daughter all move in to help raise her sons.

Initial reactions

Comparison to the previous two seasons

DJ and Steve

Notable Moments

Who Dat Award

Serie MVP

You can reach us on twitter @electricstream and you can e-mail us at feedback@electricstream.

Reviews are welcome at our iTunes or Stitcher pages.

Music: Extreme Parkour by Alex Grey

Sep 22, 2017

Javier, Chris and Lacey decide to get to the bottom of the mystery of Who Drew the Dicks as they cover American Vandal.

Produced by Tony Yacenda and Dan Perrault with Dan Lagana, the half-hour series explores the aftermath of a costly high school prank that left twenty-seven faculty cars vandalized with phallic images. Over the course of the eight-episode season, an aspiring sophomore documentarian, Peter Maldonado, who investigates the controversial and potentially unjust expulsion of troubled senior Dylan Maxwell.

Initial reactions

Who drew the dicks?

The actors

Do we want more of this?

Who Dat Award

Serie MVP

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Reviews are welcome at our iTunes or Stitcher pages.

Music: Extreme Parkour by Alex Grey

Sep 19, 2017

Check out our original reaction to San Junipero and the second half of Season Three of Black Mirror!

Sep 18, 2017

Javier gets his power back just in time to be joined by Lacey and a returning David Troy to discuss the last half of Narcos Season Three!

Comparisons to the first two seasons

Cali vs Medillin

Gilberto, from crime lord to inmate…

Miguel, had it all until he didn’t…

Pacho, torn between loyalty and expertise…

Chepe, New York state of mind…

Jorge Salcedo, honorable man or saving his skin?

Javier Pena, rage against the dying of the soul...

You can reach us on twitter @electricstream and you can e-mail us at feedback@electricstream.

Reviews are welcome at our iTunes or Stitcher pages.

Music: Extreme Parkour by Alex Grey

Sep 7, 2017

Javier and Lacey are again joined by a returning Adam Eastwood to discuss the first five episodes of Narcos Season Three!

The themes being presented here and how they continue or contrast against the previous two seasons of Narcos.

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Reviews are welcome at our iTunes or Stitcher pages.

Music: Extreme Parkour by Alex Grey

Aug 30, 2017

Javier, Chris and Lacey are joined by a returning Adam Eastwood to discuss the second half of Netflix's equivalent of the Avengers, Marvel's The Defenders

 Change of opinions?

Did Iron Fist suffer because of The Defenders?

Sowande captured, then killed

Elektra kills Stick and Alexandra

Midland Circle Financial Fight Part 2

The Open Door

What’s next for Marvel?

Who Dat?

MVP

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Reviews are welcome at our iTunes or Stitcher pages.

Music: Extreme Parkour by Alex Grey

Aug 24, 2017

Javier, Chris and Lacey are joined by a returning Adam Eastwood to discuss the first four episodes of Netflix's equivalent of the Avengers, Marvel's The Defenders. 

Would you recommend?

Cinematography

Defenders Assemble

Luke Cage and Iron Fist chat

Midland Circle Financial Fight

Excited for the second half?

Who Dat?

MVP

You can reach us on twitter @electricstream and you can e-mail us at feedback@electricstream.

Reviews are welcome at our iTunes or Stitcher pages.

Music: Extreme Parkour by Alex Grey

Aug 16, 2017

Join Javier, Chris and Lacey as they dive in to Atypical, a coming of age story which follows Sam, an 18-year-old on the autistic spectrum, on his search for love and independence. The series was created and written by Robia Rashid and stars Jennifer Jason Leigh, Keir Gilchrist, Michael Rapaport, and Brigette Lundy-Paine.

Would you recommend?

Character Breakdowns:

  • Casey
  • Doug
  • Elsa
  • Sam

Who Dat?

MVP

You can reach us on twitter @electricstream and you can e-mail us at feedback@electricstream.

Reviews are welcome at our iTunes or Stitcher pages.

Music: Extreme Parkour by Alex Grey

Aug 9, 2017

Fellow campers Chris, Lacey and Adam return to Camp Firewood to discuss if the most recent addition to the "Wet, Hot, American Summer" series is worth watching, or should be burned in the fire like a dirty S'more.

Would they recommend the show?

Chris and Lacey reflect on their own adventures at camp

Chris pinpoints the moment this show jumped the shark

Moments the show got right

Who Dat?

MVP

You can reach us on twitter @electricstream and you can e-mail us at feedback@electricstream.

Reviews are welcome at our iTunes or Stitcher pages.

Music: Extreme Parkour by Alex Grey

Aug 3, 2017

With Javier out this week, Chris and Lacey wrap things up in the Ozarks with their part 2 coverage.

Now that they have seen the series, would they recommend the show?

Marty versus....well, everyone!

Who Dat?

MVP

Season 2?

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Reviews are welcome at our iTunes or Stitcher pages.

Music: Extreme Parkour by Alex Grey

Jul 26, 2017

Javier, Chris and Lacey pack it up and head out to the Ozarks to avoid doing their laundry... or something like that.

Ozark tells the story of financial planner Marty Bird and his family’s sudden relocation from Chicago to the Lake of the Ozarks. Starring Jason Bateman and Laura Linney, with support from Julia Garner, Sofia Hublitz, and Esai Morales.

Comparisons to Breaking Bad

Character talk: Marty and Wendy Byrde, Del Rio, Bobby Dean, Rachel, Roy Petty

What’s next for the Birds?

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5-Star Reviews are welcome at our iTunes or Stitcher pages.

Music: Extreme Parkour by Alex Grey

Jul 20, 2017

Javier, Chris and Lacey decide to join the characters in this show, waxing nostalgic about the time they spent watching Friends From College

Friends from College is an eight episode series from husband and wife team Nicholas Stoller and Francesca Delbanco. It stars Keegan-Michael Key, Cobie Smulders, and Annie Parise, joined by Fred Savage, Nat Faxon, and Jae Suh Park, as a group of friends who all went to Harvard University and are currently entering their 40s. It’s currently at a 23% on Rotten Tomatoes and has Mixed or Average reviews on Metacritic.

Inspired by Arrested Development and Sex and the City

Did this work for you?

Who Dat?

MVP

Season 2?

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5-Star Reviews are welcome at our iTunes or Stitcher pages.

Music: Extreme Parkour by Alex Grey

Jul 12, 2017

Part 1 Coverage

Gypsy is a ten-part psychological thriller that follows Jean Holloway, a Manhattan therapist with a seemingly picturesque life who begins to develop intimate and illicit relationships with the people in her patients' lives. As the borders of Jean's professional life and personal fantasies become blurred, she descends into a world where the forces of desire and reality are disastrously at odds.

A newcomer joins the team!  Welcome Lacey B!

Did the second half change our minds and would we recommend the show?

Things part 2 did right (at least, for Chris and Lacey!)

You can reach us on twitter @electricstream and you can e-mail us at feedback@electricstream.

5-Star Reviews are welcome at our iTunes or Stitcher pages.

Music: Extreme Parkour by Alex Grey

Jul 5, 2017

Heather and Javier are going to need therapy after arguing with Chris for an hour over the new Naomi Watts psychosexual drama, Gypsy!

Gypsy is a ten-part psychological thriller that follows Jean Holloway, a Manhattan therapist with a seemingly picturesque life who begins to develop intimate and illicit relationships with the people in her patients' lives. As the borders of Jean's professional life and personal fantasies become blurred, she descends into a world where the forces of desire and reality are disastrously at odds.

Chris Likes It!

Javier and Heather Hate It!

Sense8 Rises Again!

You can reach us on twitter @electricstream you can e-mail us at feedback@electricstream

5-Star Reviews are welcome at our iTunes or Stitcher pages.

Music: Extreme Parkour by Alex Grey

Jun 28, 2017

Heather, Javier and Chris team up to discuss G.L.O.W.: the Gorgeous Ladies of Wrestling!

Created by Liz Flahive and Carly Mensch and based on the 1980s syndicated women's professional wrestling circuit, the Gorgeous Ladies of Wrestling (or GLOW) was originally created by David McLane.

Highlights from the episode:

Documentary discussion (go watch it! It's on Netflix!)

Previous knowledge of GLOW and professional wrestling dynasties

Moments from GLOW that stood out to the hosts

Who Dat and Series MVP

Listener feedback regarding what Netflix shows the hosts think should be cancelled

You can reach us on twitter @electricstream you can e-mail us at feedback@electricstream

5-Star Reviews are welcome at our iTunes or Stitcher pages.

Music: "You have 200 seconds to escape" by Komiku

Jun 27, 2017

The Organized Prime gang take over NetFreaks for an episode as they cover the second season of the dearly departed Sense8!

Thoughts on the Cancellation

Highs

Lows

The series as a whole

Netflix's sudden run of cancellations

Who Dat

MVP

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Jun 21, 2017

Heather, Lisa and Kate return to figure out what the hell happened and why the show got so far off the rails at the end of Season Five!

We’re back at Litchfield aka Litchfield 2.0 aka Bitchfield!  Thing kick into high gear from the first episode, with the ladies rioting and taking over the prison.

 

WTF Piscatella?

Leanne and Angie

Maria and Mendoza

Lorna

Dayanara turning herself in

Chang and Penn

Looking back on our predictions for Part 2

Predictions for Season 6

You can reach us on twitter @electricstream you can e-mail us at feedback@electricstream

5-Star Reviews are welcome at our iTunes or Stitcher pages.

Music: Extreme Parkour by Alex Grey

 

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