Tag Archives: Netflix

Eddie brings ‘Dolemite’ to Netflix

Eddie Murphy is ‘Dolemite 2019.’ Blog King, Mass Appeal HOLLYWOOD — “Way down in the jungle deep. The badass lion stepped on the signifying monkey’s feet…” Despite fathering a tribe of ten children, Eddie Murphy remains ridiculously spry in Hollywood. The 58-year-old humorist is in the process of filming a sequel to the 1988 African-based comedy “Coming to America” which ...

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Netflix: What’s new with Marlon?

‘Sextuplets’ film short on laughter. Blog King, Mass Appeal HOLLYWOOD — Marlon Wayans’ latest Netflix conception, “Sextuplets,” isn’t his best work. As a matter of fact, many critics believe it’s downright chintzy and completely void of guffaws. Rotten Tomatoes gave it a craptacular score of 33 percent on its Tomatometer. Jason Bailey, film critic with the New York Times, trashed ...

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‘Saturday Night Live’ comic Leslie Jones rebuffed President Trump on “Kimmel”

Leslie rebuffed President Trump. Blog King, Mass Appeal WASHINGTON, D.C. — “Saturday Night Live” humorist Leslie Jones has decided to perform her upcoming Netflix comedy special in Washington, D.C. because she believes the nation’s capitol provides the “best comic crowds” in the country. But, if it was left up to her, President Donald Trump wouldn’t be attending. The 51-year-old comedienne ...

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Orange is the New Black says ‘Bye!’

Netflix prison show going out swingin.’ Blog King, Mass Appeal NEW YORK — “The animals, the animals. Trapped, trapped, trapped ’till the cage is full!” Netflix officials have released the season 7 trailer for “Orange is the New Black” and all signs indicate the felonious lesbians of Litchfield Penitentiary are going out with a bang. Appropriately titled “Orange Forever,” the ...

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Extremely Wicked, Shockingly Evil: Netflix biopic reveals raw ugliness of Ted Bundy

Ladies loved Ted despite his crimes.  Blog King, Mass Appeal LOS ANGELES — Yours truly got a chance to descry Ted Bundy’s biopic “Extremely Wicked, Shockingly Evil and Vile” on Netflix the other day and two things stood out: 1) Teddy, who represented himself, could’ve became an exceptional lawyer had he not tortured and extirpated dozens of beddable women. Even ...

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Kevin Hart’s Netflix special is attracting obloquy from both viewers and media

Kevin Hart used very poor taste. Blog King, Mass Appeal LONDON — In January, Kevin Hart shunned his responsibilities to host the Oscar Awards after his homophobic tweets resurfaced. Now the diminutive comic is drawing opprobrium for a series of controversial boffolas in his latest Netflix stand up special “Kevin Hart: Irresponsible.” The comedy show was recorded live in front of ...

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‘Black Lightning’ leaves shock factor

Season two done, third’s coming up.   Blog King, Mass Appeal BURBANK, Cali — Monday night’s season two finale of “Black Lightning” was as good as advertised. The 16th and final episode of the popular DC Comics series closed the book on its sophomore campaign with a stupendous power skirmish between Black Lightning’s kinship and a cadre of malevolent meta-humans set ...

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