What To Watch This Week : Jessica Jones
Masamalas.com – What To Watch This Week : Jessica Jones. Jessica Jones is a much darker Netflix Original Series adaptation from one of Marvel Universe’s character that tells stories about a private investigation named Jessica Jones’s mysterious life set in New York City or often called Hell’s Kitchen.
When a tragedy puts an the end to her short-lived career as a superhero, Jessica settles in New York City and opens her own detective agency, called Alias Investigations, which seems to be called into cases involving people who have special abilities. Suffering from post-traumatic stress syndrome, Jessica wants to do good, but her primary interest isn’t in saving the world, it’s saving her apartment and getting through each day.
If you’re the kind of guy that love MCU ( Marvel Cinematic Universe) but only knows about Avengers and Guardian of the Galaxy, you will be shocked with this series. Jessica Jones is the darker version of Marvel like one other Superhero or Vigilante called Daredevil that the TV series had been released on April this year. You have to prepare your mind to a set of complicated, dark, and violent story lines. Well, Jessica Jones is based on a graphic novel intended for adults, this is not a superhero story for the kids.
This new series that just been released last month has already getting some really good review. The Rotten Tomatoes gave fresh certificate to Jessica Jones by giving the series 93% rating, followed by Metacritics that gave Jessica Jones 81% on the ratings.
“While Jessica Jones is a part of the Marvel Universe, Jessica belongs to no one but herself, just as her story belongs to every woman who has known both failure and triumph in the everyday heroics of the battle with her own demons.” –Sarah Marshall (The New Republic)
“Yes, Jessica Jones is as good as you’ve heard. Better yet, it’s enjoyable even if you’ve never heard of the main character and know nothing of the comics it’s based on.” –Matt Zoller Seitz (New York Magazine / Vulture)
“The best show on TV…Where it goes will surprise you, thrill you, terrify you, and leave you hungry for more. This, my friends, is perfect television.” –Mark Hughes (Forbes)