David A.M. Wilensky

Fabulist media critic David A.M. Wilensky is the digital editor of jweekly.com and modmin of the Star Trek Jewposting group on Facebook.

‘WandaVision’: A superhero mystery wrapped in a sitcom

By David A.M. Wilensky / January 19, 2021 / 0 Comments

Two Marvel superheroes find themselves happily trapped, with no memory, inside what seems to be a classic suburban sitcom where everything is all right — right?

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Excited about the new ‘Picard’ series? Here’s what to watch to get caught up.

By David A.M. Wilensky / January 20, 2020 / 0 Comments

“Picard,” a new “Star Trek” series featuring an older Captain Jean-Luc Picard dragging himself out of retirement for one last hurrah, premieres on January 23. In interviews about the forthcoming series, the producers (Alex Kurtzman, the Pulitzer Prize-winning author Michael Chabon and Sir Patrick Stewart himself) are eager to inform you that is not — […]

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Herzog in a Star Wars western? Meet ‘The Mandalorian’ (Review)

By David A.M. Wilensky / November 13, 2019 / 0 Comments

“The Mandalorian,” the first live action Star Wars TV series, is the Star Wars fan’s wet dream. It is a gritty take on Star Wars, so obsessed with the scum and villainy side of the story that it crams two cantina scenes into its first 40-minute episode. No one in this slice of the galaxy […]

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Here’s a li’l dish of Disney’s latest Star Wars and Marvel trailers …

By David A.M. Wilensky / August 26, 2019 / 0 Comments

Trailers, photos and more for The Rise of Skywalker, The Mandalorian, WandaVision, Moon Knight, She Hulk and What If … ? on the big and small screens.

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