Stephen King

IT 2017: meh.

IT 2017: meh.

Audiences and critics have both overwhelmingly praised the film, so I’ve been wondering since I left the theater…why didn’t It really work for me?

Operaton: Prevent THE STAND

Operaton: Prevent THE STAND

Yeah, twenty years on, the world is not really all that amazing.  We have regressed years in technology, and people are so focused on this battle of good vs. evil thing that happened just recently it’s like living under a theocracy.  I might call it the ‘Taliban of the good’ although see in our timeline, the Taliban never existed, because Captain Trips took out most of the world in 1985.

OWA Recommends: Now Streaming in July 2017

OWA Recommends: Now Streaming in July 2017

Remember to grab your earbuds and smart device to watch some great shows while you are laying out by the pool. Because ladies and gentleman, July is bringing us some great additions to SciFi and Horror.

Pass the Remote - Tessa on Television Shows

Pass the Remote - Tessa on Television Shows

I was raised on television, so after much debating and hemming and hawing, here are my top 5 favorite television shows of the past 5 years. I chose some based on the educational merit of the times and others on the taste of entertainment of our times.

OWA Netflix Recommendations: November 2016

OWA Netflix Recommendations: November 2016

What are you thankful for this year? We at OWA are thankful for the new additions to Netflix this month!

Creating something new from the old: How Stranger Things shines in a world of remakes and sequels

Creating something new from the old:  How Stranger Things shines in a world of remakes and sequels

We're entering a new era of streamed content, and if STRANGER THINGS is any representation, I am looking forward to what comes next.

Don't Sleep on CARRIE!

Don't Sleep on CARRIE!

The scene was classic Horror: Two teens alone in a house late at night. Most of the lights were out and the teens were huddled on the floor with torment and carnage right in front of their eyes. The teens were actually me and my high school girlfriend, Caroline, and we were watching the Horror classic, CARRIE (1976).

OWA Netflix SciFi & Horror Recommendations: July 2016

OWA Netflix SciFi & Horror Recommendations: July 2016

Here in Austin, we are hitting a 100+ degree weather streak. This means that as we celebrate America this month we are also celebrating the wonderful invention of air conditioning.  So go grab a snocone and prepare yourself for some Netflix and chill indoors with some amazing SciFi and Horror.  From superheroes to time travel to creepy dinner parties, this month’s additions are not to miss.

OWA Netflix SciFi & Horror Recommendations: April 2016

OWA Netflix SciFi & Horror Recommendations: April 2016

April is bringing some really fantastic additions in the SciFi and Horror genres on Netflix.  Scroll through to see what you should be watching this month.  And be sure to catch the films that are leaving Netflix before it’s too late!