#KillerSerials: THE PATH, Ep. 9

This week, Tony Jones and Ryan Parker discuss episode nine of The Path on Hulu. The last three episodes of this first season make for great TV. If you're not watching, catch up ASAP and get ready for the season finale next week. Also, please like Killer Serials on Facebook and subscribe on iTunes. Take a listen after the jump. … [Read more...]

NEW COMICS: Black Panther #2, Renato Jones #1, & a Guilty Pleasure

This week, we look at three (relatively) new comics, two of which (Black Panther and Renato Jones) are timely series that tackle issues of race, justice, and economic (in)equality in different but provocative ways. The third is an over-the-top, gore-filled guilty pleasure. … [Read more...]

#KillerSerials: THE PATH, Ep. 8

Tony Jones and Ryan Parker discuss the latest episode of The Path on Hulu, whether or not you can belong to a community of faith without sharing the faith, and what's more important, faith or family. Take a listen after the jump and please subscribe on iTunes. … [Read more...]


Tamar, Rahab, Ruth, Bathsheba, Mary. These women, all listed in the genealogy of Jesus in Matthew, are the inspiration for Chester Brown's latest graphic novel, Mary Wept Over the Feet of Jesus: Prostitution and Religious Obedience in the Bible (Drawn & Quarterly, 280 pgs.). Like one of my favorite new comic books, The Goddamned, Mary Wept invites us to return to familiar biblical stories for new (at least to many of us) interpretations. While many of Brown's conclusions will shock some reade … [Read more...]

Comic Review: HUCK

Known for over-the-top action and gruesome violence in series like Kick-Ass, Hit Girl, and The Secret Service: Kingsman, it might come as a surprise that Mark Millar's latest series, Huck, which just concluded a six-issue run, is so full of heart...and not the just ripped from the chest still beating and bloody kind either. … [Read more...]

#KillerSerials: THE PATH, Ep. 7

Tony Jones and Ryan Parker discuss the latest episode of The Path on Hulu, which has quite literally become a killer serial. Things are heating up at the Meyerist Compound. Take a listen after the jump. … [Read more...]

Interview with Stephen Cone, Director of ‘Henry Gamble’s Birthday Party’

Tuesday, May 3, is an exciting day for lovers of good independent film because it marks the video release of Henry Gamble's Birthday Party. Written and directed by Stephen Cone, a Southern-born filmmaker now living and working in Chicago, it tells the story of a 17 year-old preacher's kid coming to terms with his sexuality. With this story line of course it's been wildly popular at LGBT and independent film festivals. But the film is so much more than a coming out movie. The events unfold over … [Read more...]

#KillerSerials: The Path, Ep. 6

Tony Jones and Ryan Parker discuss the latest episode of The Path on Hulu. In this episode of the Killer Serials podcast, Kyle Allen (Hawk) joins them to talk about his role in the series. Take a listen after the jump. … [Read more...]