Review of Season 1 of the Netflix TV Show The Sandman with an emphasis on it’s comparison to the comic. For my coverage of the Sandman comic, check out my Sandman Playlist: https://youtube.com/playlist?list=PLmbwJBo5bk08SYSYptOlmBckabCCGoA63
Plot Summary: It’s the day after Halloween in 1988 when four young friends accidentally stumble into an intergalactic battle and find themselves inexplicably transported to the year 2019. When they come face-to-face with their adult selves, each girl discovers her own strengths as together they try to find a way back to the past while saving the world of the future.
Based on: The Sandman by Neil Gaiman
Genre: Fantasy, Drama, Supernatural Horror, Superhero
Original Network: Netflix
Release Date: August 5, 2022
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Intro – 0:00
Comic Accuracy – 1:40
Cinematography – 5:41
Casting Controversy Explained – 6:15
Casting Thoughts – 9:00
Conclusion / Final Score – 13:48
===== REVIEW SCORES =====
DANNYMALT Score: 8.5
IMDB Score: 8.1
Rotten Tomatoes: 85%
Review Scores as of August 7, 2022.
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===== MUSIC =====
Intro & Outro Music by Illinois Brass Band “Bach, Toccata and Fugue in D Minor” is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution License.