Reviews of movies and TV focused on women

Tag: Edi Gathegi

  • Review: The Harder They Fall

    Review: The Harder They Fall

    The Harder They Fall is a classic Western – except it’s not. The main cast is Black, based on real Black people who lived in the old West. However, they never lived this story, which is all fiction. Now on Netflix, the film tells a story of gang rivalry, revenge, and love.

  • Review: The Last Thing He Wanted

    Review: The Last Thing He Wanted

    The Last Thing He Wanted stars Anne Hathaway, Ben Affleck, Rosie Perez, Willem Dafoe, and Edi Gathegi. It was directed by Dee Rees, based on a novel by Joan Didion. Doesn’t that sound fabulous?

  • Review: Bleeding Heart

    Review: Bleeding Heart

    Bleeding Heart stars Jessica Biel and Zosia Mamet as biological sisters who meet as adults. One is a very together yoga instructor, the other is a sex worker in an abusive relationship. The new connection between them leads to big changes in both their lives.

  • How Episode 3 Hooked Me on Proof

    How Episode 3 Hooked Me on Proof

    I’ve been watching Proof. Episode 3 “Showdown” was on last week. Although I had no specific gripes with Proof, I wasn’t really hooked yet. The cast is terrific. Joe Morton, Matthew Modine, Jennifer Beals – all pretty much wow. And there’s Dr. Tyler’s ex-husband played by David Sutcliffe, her intern played by Edi Gathegi and… Read more How Episode 3 Hooked Me on Proof

  • Watch This: Extended Trailer for Proof

    Watch This: Extended Trailer for Proof

    Proof released an extended preview for the show which begins on TNT on June 16. We get a bit more of scenes with Jennifer Beals, Matthew Modine, and Joe Morton than the previous previews. I’ve tried to identify faces in the trailer. There’s no need to explain who Jennifer Beals, Matthew Modine, and Joe Morton… Read more Watch This: Extended Trailer for Proof