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13 Reasons Why – unpacking a dark, disturbing and powerful binge-watch hit

Netflix series 13 Reasons Why graphically explores with the dark realities of bullying, suicide and rape in a high school setting, and includes some deeply disturbing and upsetting scenes. In this episode of Culture Corner, WILLIAM ARNOTT and MATILDA BOSELEY look at what makes it binge-worthy, and wonder if it goes too far.

Stranger Things: monsters, horror, music and binge-watching mayhem

In part one, we dissect the Netflix original Stranger Things and our Culture Vultures decide if it’s plain weird, over-rated or the new “it” thing. The Vultures judge and debate the characters, music, acting abilities and plot-lines to give you a thorough verdict. With Netflix originals taking over our TV screens (and by TV screens we mean laptop, mobile and tablet … Continue reading Stranger Things: monsters, horror, music and binge-watching mayhem