Carl Broughton

Central Florida based Film Critic striving to be the best. Fighting for the ten percent.
To All The Boys

The Messiness of ‘To All the Boys: P.S. I Still Love You’

By Carl Broughton 

The honeymoon phase is over in the latest installment of the ‘To All the Boys’ trilogy.

Last Black Man

Black Storytelling in 2019

By Carl Broughton 

2019 was defined by the debate over Black storytelling and what it means to portray Black lives on screen.

Rewind Animated Series

The Best Animated Series of 2019

By Carl Broughton 

2019 was not only one of the best years of quality animated series, but it foreshadowed what the next decade has in store.

Decade Animatedseries

The 25 Best Animated Series of the Decade

By Carl Broughton 

Find out where we rank ‘Rick and Morty,’ ‘Adventure Time,’ ‘Bob’s Burgers,’ and more!

Netflix's The Dragon Prince

Drop What You’re Doing and Watch ‘The Dragon Prince’

By Carl Broughton 

Netflix has hatched the next great fantasy epic.

Steven Universe Movie

‘Steven Universe: The Movie’ Review: A Heartwarming Musical that Encapsulates a True Kinda Love

By Carl Broughton 

A 90-minute love letter to the medium of animation and a great introduction to newcomers as to what makes ‘Steven Universe’ so special.


‘Kiki’s Delivery Service’: Celebrating Miyazaki’s First Coming of Age FIlm

By Carl Broughton 

Kiki’s delivery service is not only Hayao Miyazaki’s first coming of age film but an introspection of how a person views themselves in society.

Nausicaä Of The Valley Of The Wind

‘Nausicaä of the Valley of the Wind’: Celebrating Miyazaki’s First Anti-War Film

By Carl Broughton 

Remembering the film that had a pivotal role in the creation of Studio Ghibli, Nausicaä of the Valley of the Wind, 35 years later.

X Men Days Of Future Past

‘X-Men: Days of Future Past’ Could Have Been the Perfect Franchise Ending

By Carl Broughton 

Finally, after more than a decade, audiences could say the “Dark Phoenix” storyline was over, or so we thought.