Reviews of movies and TV focused on women

Tag: Daryl Hannah

  • Review: Sense8 Finale “Amor Vincit Omnia”

    Review: Sense8 Finale “Amor Vincit Omnia”

    Sense8 came back with a 2 1/2 hour finale Amor Vincit Omnia or Love Conquers All that was a love letter to the fans and a glorious exit for a sprawling, heart-filled series about true connection.

  • Review: Sense8, season 2

    Review: Sense8, season 2

    Sense8 season 2 continues with brilliant writing, lots of danger and excitement, touching love stories, and stirring acts of courage. This is a review of season 2 with some spoilers.

  • Sense8 E2.1 A Christmas Special

    Sense8 E2.1 A Christmas Special

    The two hour Sense8 Christmas special takes us on a tour of the lives of the 8 characters since the big blow up in Iceland and since Will (Brian J. Smith) looked into Mr. Whisper’s (Terrence Mann) eyes.

  • Review: Sense8, season 1

    Review: Sense8, season 1

    Sense8 is a Netflix original created, written and directed by J. Michael Straczynski, Andy Wachowski and Lana Wachowski, among others. It’s strange and disjointed and hard to grasp at first, but it’s also fascinating and intriguing and compelling. The series is an ambitious attempt at epic storytelling. Spoilers ahead.

  • Review: The Hot Flashes

    Review: The Hot Flashes

    The Hot Flashes was directed by Susan Seidelman and stars a slew of women, chief among them Brooke Shields, Daryl Hannah, Virginia Madsen, Camryn Manheim and Wanda Sykes. That attracted me before I even had a clue what the film was about. It turns out The Hot Flashes is about the efforts of a group… Read more Review: The Hot Flashes