Similar to book reviews, these will be my thoughts on TV Series, Films, and other media products which do not fit into the general catagory of articles.
The Great Laziness: "The Great" Abandons Historical Accuracy for a Less Compelling and Backwards Fiction
Deviations from the historical record are common in entertainment. What is less common is deviations which make the past appear more backwards socially and less interesting dramatically.
Vice: A 120 Minute Trip Into An Alternate History Mytopia
Someone, someday, should try to make a biopic about Richard Cheney. Vice, by contrast, is a satircal film about how its director and intended see American politics. Conspiratorial, incomprehensible, and tainted.