Reviews of movies and TV focused on women

Tag: Jennifer Lopez

  • Shotgun Wedding, a Jennifer Lopez comedy

    Shotgun Wedding, a Jennifer Lopez comedy

    Shotgun Wedding is an action-packed goofball comedy that will make you laugh out loud. A destination wedding for Darcy (Jennifer Lopez) and Tom (Josh Duhamel) is about to happen on a private island in the Philippines.

  • Wow! 6 women powered, women empowered, shows in recent weeks

    Wow! 6 women powered, women empowered, shows in recent weeks

    In the past month or so, I’ve seen several outstanding movies and TV series that are written by or directed by women and that star women in roles where they either hold or take the power. I know I’m forgetting some or haven’t seen everything, so feel free to suggest more in the comments.

  • Hustlers, worth the wait, worth the watch

    Hustlers, worth the wait, worth the watch

    Hustlers has been on my ‘watchlist’ for a long time. I didn’t get to see it in a theater and it was never on a streamer that I subscribe to. But now it’s on Hulu, which means I finally got to watch it. It was worth the wait.

  • Marry Me, let’s just admit Jennifer Lopez is queen of the romcom

    Marry Me, let’s just admit Jennifer Lopez is queen of the romcom

    Marry Me, the latest romcom starring Jennifer Lopez, makes fun of celebrity culture, makes math teachers look good, and includes some impressive singing and dancing. For a genre movie, it swings for the fences and does a good job of reaching them.

  • Review: An Unfinished Life

    Review: An Unfinished Life

    I watched 2005’s An Unfinished Life years ago and remember liking it. When I saw it on Netflix, I thought Why not give it another try? It’s crazy hard to find anything with a good lead female character on Netflix, and here was An Unfinished Life with Jennifer Lopez just waiting.

  • Review: Lila and Eve

    Review: Lila and Eve

    Lila and Eve stars Viola Davis and Jennifer Lopez. I wanted so much to absolutely love it because of the two stars. How often do you get to see a film with Viola Davis and Jennifer Lopez as the lead characters? Or any women of color? Despite the performances of the two leads, the film […]

  • 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 […]

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