title: Black Lagoon
'Black Lagoon': Boiled Harder June 10, 2019
The animated adaptation of Rei Hiroe's ferocious homage to '80s action and Hong Kong cinema has all the attitude and muscle of its source, and also all its soul and insight
The Long And Winding Review October 31, 2016
Covering an ongoing series can become an exercise in minutiae or futility. Here's the strategy I chose to keep my involvement active without also having it eat me alive
What's Different This Time Around? November 02, 2015
How all the ways you change between re-watchings of a favorite show give you new perspective on old things
Return To The 'Black Lagoon' April 28, 2015
After five years, volume 10 of 'Black Lagoon' -- but was all that made this series great only an artifact of its moment in time?
Let's Film This: 'Black Lagoon' June 27, 2014
How is it that a live-action 'Black Lagoon' -- itself a loving homage to John Woo and Jerry Bruckheimer alike -- hasn't yet been put on the slate?
Honor Between Thieves April 21, 2014
If Hollywood is allegedly plundering anime for ideas and inspirations, that only shows it has good taste -- but it's an awkward thesis at best