Posts Tagged ‘Netflix’

Netflix spent $5 Million on a replica Sistine Chapel then destroyed it

Monday, August 29th, 2022

Netflix spent US$5 million to construct a replica of the Sistine Chapel for the movie The Two Popes.  Immediately after the shooting, that majestic set was destroyed. The film’s writer, Anthony McCarten, described its destruction as a “crime.” Read more

God’s Favourite Idiot

Thursday, July 28th, 2022

A lot of the time, watching Christianity as it is portrayed in Western media feels like attending a particularly sombre funeral. “God’s Favourite Idiot,” a new Netflix comedy, isn’t just a comedy, and it isn’t just religious. It’s a combination of the two. Read more

13 Reasons Why: And a significant spike in male teen suicide

Monday, June 17th, 2019
13 reasons why

When the Netflix series ‘13 Reasons Why’, which features teen suicide, first aired in 2017, mental health professionals expressed concerns that the show could have a contagion effect, triggering an increase in suicides among teens inspired by the show. A new study suggests these fears were not unfounded. According to a study published in the Read more