Superheroes have been given much emphasis for years. It feels like every other month, a new show or film is coming out dealing with super-powered individuals.
Invincible was no different, and for weeks all I saw on social media was “have you seen the new episode of Invincible” or “did the new episode come out yet?”. It was an internet phenomenon but did it live up to all the hype?
Between trying to find yourself in your teenage years and people who just seem to love to make your life more complicated. Growing up can definitely be a chore, and The Mitchells vs. the Machines captures those feeling and somehow turns it into a fantastic journey.
When The Karate Kid came to theaters in 1984 I’m certain that the creators as well as the actors did not believe the series would be relevant over 30 years later. Not only that but since Cobra Kai began it has proved itself to be a remarkable continuation of The Karate Kid.
The balance between campy and serious tones make for an enjoyable show. Even if some of the moments are a little corny for their own good.