Reviews of movies and TV focused on women

Tag: Candice Bergen

  • Oldie Revisit: The Group (1966)

    Oldie Revisit: The Group (1966)

    The Group showed up on Prime Video. I distinctly remember seeing this 1966 film when it first came out. It made a big impression on me because it was so different. It was about a group of women, which was remarkable. I thought it would be fun to watch this 56 year old classic and […]

  • Review: Let Them All Talk

    Review: Let Them All Talk

    Let Them All Talk is an odd but interesting film with A-list actors including Meryl Streep, Candice Bergen, and Dianne Wiest. Director Steven Soderbergh put the three of them on the Queen Mary 2 and let them improvise most of the dialog. It’s streaming on HBO Max.

  • Review: Book Club

    Review: Book Club

    Based on the trailer for Book Club, I thought it would be a series of double entendres. Thank goodness it is more than that.

  • Brain Dump: The Connors, Supergirl, Murphy Brown

    Brain Dump: The Connors, Supergirl, Murphy Brown

    What’s new on the tube? I’ve been trying out some new shows and some old favorites. Here are a few thoughts on some of those shows. I’ll discuss The Connors, Supergirl, and Murphy Brown.

  • Watch This: Trailer for Book Club

    Watch This: Trailer for Book Club

    Diane Keaton, Candice Bergen, Jane Fonda, and Mary Steenburgen! Hell, I don’t even care what the movie is. Okay. The movie is called Book Club. It’s about a fairly stodgy book club that decides to read Fifty Shades of Grey.

  • Last Tango in Halifax might be Last Tango in Santa Fe

    Last Tango in Halifax might be Last Tango in Santa Fe

    The Guardian tells us that Diane Keaton plans US remake of BBC’s Last Tango in Halifax. It will air on HBO.¬†Sally Wainwright, the creator of the show, says she will be a producer of the American version but will not have a huge role in the production. I know I have lots of feelings about […]