Eclectic Pop

where "pop" culture gets "eclectic"

Meet the Eclectic Pup!

Eclectic Pop has a spinoff! Check out the adventures of Chewy the Top Pom on Eclectic *Pup* 😉 Click on the pic to travel through the wormhole! *Eclectic Pop's social media links are below* 😀

@BrittLWriter

'Trust No One: The Hunt For The Crypto King' Claims Checkmate

Netflix is becoming as dependable of a destination for stellar true crime documentaries as the sun rising, and this subscriber is grateful. “Trust No One: The Hunt for the Crypto King” is yet another exceptional entry into the streamer’s ever-expanding library of top docs. Unlike “Bad Vegan,” “Trus…

Why 'The Fame Game' Season 1 Plays A Winning Netflix Hand

Wow. “The Fame Game” is everything you need if you crave rich drama and a sophisticated tale of suspense. Created and helmed by “General Hospital: Night Shift” head writer Sri Rao, the talented scribe knows his way around a sudsy storyline, and it shows. “The Fame Game” is as sumptuous as TV gets, …

Is 'Dark Desire' The Answer To Your Sultry 'Sex/Life' Yearnings?

When love and lust blur lines, it can take you over lanes of traffic you could have never anticipated. That is the central premise of Netflix’s steamy, addictive drama “Dark Desire,” which recently returned for a sizzling Season 2 after scorching earth with Season 1. And if you loved the Netflix se…

Why 'The Thing About Pam' Is A Bona Fide True Crime Knockout

“The Thing About Pam” may be the best TV show that network television has produced in recent memory. It is a dramatization of the true crime podcast of the same name, which chronicles the mind-blowing story of Pamela “Pam” Hupp, the murder of her so-called “best friend” Betsy Faria, and the prosecu…

Why I Stopped Watching 'Joe Vs. Carole' After Only 1 Episode

It’s finally here. The first dramatized rendering of the saga that swept away the universe in 2020 has arrived. Two years after that initial pandemonium, Peacock has unleashed “Joe vs. Carole,” a theatrical rendering of Joe Exotic and Carole Baskin’s claws-out war over the tiger world. The tale is …

'Absentia' Season 3 Ending: How The Series Ends, Explained

If there is one series worth binge-watching on Amazon Prime Video - it is “Absentia.” There are multiple reasons to dive into the series, including that you can watch it in its entirety. Season 3 marks the ending chapter of the hit TV show. So, how does the series end? It is time for it to all get …

Is 'Don't Kill Me' A Lively Movie Worth Streaming Or Skipping?

Horror and heartache combine for this emotionally unique Italian spin on the undead. “Don’t Kill Me” (originally titled, “Non mi uccidere”) feels like a nice entry point to launch a TV series. Whether that is the goal or not, the Netflix movie hits quite a few critical notes in establishing an intr…

Is The Jennifer Lopez Starrer 'Marry Me' Worth The Engagement?

Jennifer Lopez has headlined some of the most memorable romantic comedies of our time. So, it is with that backdrop expectations for her latest, “Marry Me,” were pretty high. In a sign of its unique spin on a familiar premise, the movie’s concept came as a surprise to those I watched it alongside. …

Does Netflix's 'Inventing Anna' Innovate A Binge-Worthy Hook?

“Inventing Anna” is the new Netflix limited series from TV creator extraordinaire Shonda Rhimes. It covers the stranger than fiction tale of Anna Delvey (Sorokin), a convicted fraudster whose yarn is still unfolding as we speak. Among her crimes when “Inventing Anna” picks up in the premiere episod…

Is Netflix's 'The Tinder Swindler' Really Good? Should You Watch It?

A tightly constructed, compellingly told, and downright fascinating tale to expound on, “The Tinder Swindler” deserves to be one of the most talked-about true crime documentaries on Netflix. It touches on the world of “con men” and the wonderous playground the 2000s have provided them with thanks t…

'Ozark' Season 4 Part 1: The Byrdes Circle Explosive Ending

“Ozark” comes roaring back in Season 4 Part 1 with shifting loyalties, family politics, and scores of shocks. Okay, two play heaviest, while others get heavily teased in Season 4, Part 1. It is safe to say that the Byrdes are circling an explosively ominous ending. Without spoiling a thing about th…

'Money Heist' Series Ending, Explained: How Season 5 Finished It All

“Money Heist” is over. The daring, bold, and stunningly successful Netflix series has crossed the finish line. After five seasons (six if you count Volume 2 as another one), “Money Heist” signed off with the conclusion of its most elaborate theft yet. So, what was the series ending, and did the gan…

Is 'Money Heist' Season 5 Volume 2 A Satisfying Ending Chapter?

“Money Heist” (aka “La Casa de Papel”) reaches its ending with Season 5, Volume 2. The question any fan worth their salt probably wants to know is if it is a satisfying one? Pulling off a good ending is the most complex challenge that every TV series or film franchise faces. So, in essence, it has …

'The Power of the Dog' Story And Ending, Explained: Spoiler Alert

So, you have heard about “The Power of the Dog,” and you have questions. If you are wondering about the story or want to get the ending explained, you have come to the right place. Before getting into any spoilers, it is important to begin by stating that the movie is an adaptation of Thomas Savage…

'Dead Mountain' Ending Interview: Co-Creators Dig Into Dyatlov Pass

When you have reached the ending of “Dead Mountain,” you will have an answer about what the Russian series contends happened during the Dyatlov Pass Incident. In an exclusive interview with Eclectic Pop, the co-creators of the miniseries, Valeriy Federovich, Pavel Kostomarov, and Evgeniy Nikishov, …