Reviews of movies and TV focused on women

Tag: Amy Landecker

  • Review: Minx, feminist ideals vs. capitalism

    Review: Minx, feminist ideals vs. capitalism

    Minx puts an ardent feminist who wants to change the world into the hands of a p0rno magazine publisher. He suggests she put her ideas about equality into a magazine with nude men and a new magazine is born.

  • Review: Transparent: Musicale Finale

    Review: Transparent: Musicale Finale

    Transparent: Musicale Finale takes a grieving Pfefferman family on a journey toward healing with music, Jewish traditions, and some truly bizarre turns of fantasy.

  • Review: Transparent, Season 4

    Review: Transparent, Season 4

    Transparent took a trip to Israel in season 4. The Pfefferman clan continues to struggle with issues of identity, gender, sexuality, trauma, family, belonging, and home. Beware the spoilers.

  • Watch This: Teaser for Flip the Script

    Watch This: Teaser for Flip the Script

    Flip the Script is a web series from Women in Film. It takes real situations and changes the genders to create a comedic series about gender parity and representation. 

  • Watch This: Trailer for Beatriz at Dinner

    Watch This: Trailer for Beatriz at Dinner

    Want to watch a wealthy white man make an ass of himself? Not the one on the news – the one played so accurately by John Lithgow in Beatriz at Dinner.

  • Review: Transparent Season 3

    Review: Transparent Season 3

    Transparent season 3 dives deeper in the the hearts of the Pfefferman clan than we have gone before with this series. After much thrashing about, some of these unhappy and broken people are starting to get a grip. Just barely. There are some season 3 spoilers ahead.

  • Watch This: Trailer for The Meddler with Susan Sarandon

    Watch This: Trailer for The Meddler with Susan Sarandon

    The Meddler looks like a knockout. Susan Sarandon and Rose Byrne as mother and daughter. Guess which one’s the meddler. Yeah, not too hard. Written and directed by Lorene Scafaria, the film also stars Megalyn Echikunwoke and a Harley riding J.K. Simmons. A few other actors you may recognize in the film include Amy Landecker, […]

  • Transparent Season 2 Episode 1: Let the Pfeffermans Begin

    Transparent Season 2 Episode 1: Let the Pfeffermans Begin

    Transparent gave Amazon Prime members an early preview with the release of season 2, episode 1 yesterday. The remainer of the season will be available on December 11. I don’t plan to review or recap each episode individually, but I couldn’t resist commenting on the early release episode 1. I’ll write about the season as […]

  • Watch This: Teaser for Season 2 of Transparent

    Watch This: Teaser for Season 2 of Transparent

    “Did he call me sir?” Yes, it’s almost time for Transparent season 2 on Amazon. Amazon released a tiny clip to let you know that the characters you learned to love in season 1, are going to remain true to themselves. It’s a bit hard to tell in all the confusion, but it looks like […]

  • Review: Transparent

    Review: Transparent

    Transparent was fascinating and compelling. I watched it all the first weekend it was out on Amazon Prime. It’s a coming out story for the character brilliantly played by Jeffrey Tambor. I’ll try to review it without giving away too many surprises that can’t be gleaned from simply watching the trailer. The review has some […]

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