Reviews of movies and TV focused on women

Tag: Justin Simien

  • Review: Dear White People, season 4

    Review: Dear White People, season 4

    Dear White People, season 4, stayed meaningful to the end with a musical wrap up of senior year for several of the main characters. Creator Justin Simien worked with a number of storylines and time jumps with his big ensemble cast of college students.

  • Review: Dear White People, Vol.2

    Review: Dear White People, Vol.2

    Dear White People Vol. 2 is the second season of this comedic discussion of race in America. The quality that characterized the first season continues as the story about a group of black students at mostly white Winchester University moves forward.  There are minor spoilers ahead.

  • Review: Dear White People the TV series

    Review: Dear White People the TV series

    Dear White People the series picks up where the movie ended. We go back to the black-face Halloween party and see it from several students’ perspectives. The technique of replaying important events from different characters’ points of view is used to great effect in the TV series.

  • Review: Dear White People

    Review: Dear White People

    Dear White People is a film about 4 black students at a mythical Ivy League university that takes aim directly at white people with all their ignorance, bias, privilege and insensitivity. The film uses smart dialog, hilarious one-liners, and real people with real issues to deliver its message. Spoilers ahead.

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