Reviews of movies and TV focused on women

Tag: Amanda Peet

  • The Chair, good but not great

    The Chair, good but not great

    The Chair has a terrific cast with Sandra Oh and Jay Duplass leading a large group of excellent actors. This Netflix dramedy was full of good performances that couldn’t quite pull the 6 episode series over the line into greatness. It was good. It was enjoyable. But not great.

  • The Way, Way Back is Way, Way Good

    The Way, Way Back is Way, Way Good

    The Way, Way Back opens on the miserable face of Liam James as 14-year-old Duncan, sitting in the way, way back seat of a vintage woodie Buick station wagon. Driving this aging monster is Trent (Steve Corell), his mom’s boyfriend. His mom is Pam, (Toni Collette) and his possible future step-sister filling the middle seat… Read more The Way, Way Back is Way, Way Good