Monthly Archives: September 2016

Spanish-Language Films as a Tool to Instill Use of the Language

Hispanic Heritage Month is recognized annually in America from mid-September through mid-October. It is a month where recognition is given to all Hispanics living in this country, especially those who have made a positive impact and contribution to society while … Continue reading

Posted in Movies | Tagged , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

S3E5 / Talking The Strain: “Madness” Review [podcast]

    It’s time for another recap show!!!   TALKING THE STRAIN is back – Jesus of ThisFunktional.com and I will review season 3 episode 5 “Madness.”   SYNOPSIS: New information from the Lumen forces Setrakian to seek help from … Continue reading

Posted in TV Reviews | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

New Trailer – DESIERTO starring Gael Garcia Bernal

From Jonás Cuarón and Alfonso Cuarón, the acclaimed filmmakers of Gravity, comes a unique, modern vision of terror.  Desierto is a visceral, heart-pounding suspense-thriller packed with tension and suspense from start to finish, starring Gael García Bernal (The Motorcycle Diaries and Y Tu Mamá También) … Continue reading

Posted in Movies | Tagged , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Must-See Spanish-Language Movies Available at No Additional Cost During Hispanic Heritage Month

In celebration of Hispanic Heritage Month, Comcast’s annual Xfinity FreePass Latino gives customers a two week all-access pass, at no additional cost, to discover and re-watch hundreds of Hispanic movies. From September 26 through October 9, 2016 FreePass Latino will … Continue reading

Posted in Blog | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

@Thisfunktional Talks with Alfonso Herrera THE EXORCIST on FOX

Written by Jesus Figueroa Actor Alfonso Herrera, playing Father Tomas, talks with Jesus, @Thisfunktional of thisfunktional.com, about the supernatural FOX show “The Exorcist.” Herrera talks about his belief in good and evil, working with a great cast and about the … Continue reading

Video | Posted on by | Tagged , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

This Is Us – S1|E1: “Pilot” Review

Hey everyone! Sorry I’m posting a bit late. It’s been a crazy week between work, school AND my DIRECTV being out for a few days! In any case, here’s what I thought of NBC’s new Comedy Drama! I. Loved. It. … Continue reading

Posted in TV Reviews | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Fear the Walking Dead: “Pillar of Salt” Review

  Season 2 | Episode 12   Hey there #FTWD fans! The crew and I got together to talk about the latest episode of Fear the Walking Dead!   SYNOPSIS: At the Colonia, Alejandro reveals his darker side. A hotel … Continue reading

Posted in TV Reviews | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Blindspot – S2|E1: “In Night So Ransomed Rogue” Review [podcast]

  Season 2 | Episode 1 – “In Night So Ransomed Rogue”   Ahhhh!! Blindspot is back! Jesus & I got together to talk about the Season 2 premiere!   SYNOPSIS: After Jane endures three months of CIA torture, the FBI brings … Continue reading

Posted in TV Reviews | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

MTV & ENDEMOL SHINE ANNOUNCE THE PREMIERE OF THE SERIES “THE ALMOST IMPOSSIBLE GAME SHOW”

Premiere to Air on Thursday, October 13 Beginning at 10:00 p.m. ET/PT MTV announced a new comedy block as part of the Fall schedule, which includes the premiere of the brand new series “The Almost Impossible Game Show” which will … Continue reading

Posted in TV | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

“Masterminds” Screening Giveaway

– – – – – – #Masterminds Wednesday, September 28 7:30pm LOS ANGELES – Regal LA Live Stadium 14 – CLICK HERE NEW YORK – AMC Loews 34th Street 14 – CLICK HERE MIAMI – Cobb Dolphin 24 – CLICK … Continue reading

Posted in Blog, Movie Screening Giveaway, Movies | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment