Reviews of movies and TV focused on women

Tag: Kris Holden-Ried

  • Review: The Umbrella Academy, season 2

    Review: The Umbrella Academy, season 2

    The Umbrella Academy is SO GOOD in season 2. The pacing is perfect – never a dull moment. The special effects are well done. The music is wonderful. The twists and surprises are always fresh and never expected. The actors are brilliant. From start to finish, season 2 is a joy and a delight.

  • Review: The Innocents, season 1

    Review: The Innocents, season 1

    The Innocents in this tale of tragedy and woe are two teenage lovers, Harry and June. They run away to London to begin new lives away from their unhappy homes. Before they even got there, June suddenly shape shifted into a big hairy Norwegian fella named Steinar. Well, that was a problem.

  • My Love Letter to Lost Girl After 5 Years of Fabulous TV

    My Love Letter to Lost Girl After 5 Years of Fabulous TV

    This is my love song, my big thank you, to ALL the actors, crew, costume designers, make up artists, writers, producers, directors and creative minds behind Lost Girl. I love what you created. I’ve been a fan of Lost Girl since the first episode, when I fell hard for the show. There was one simple… Read more My Love Letter to Lost Girl After 5 Years of Fabulous TV

  • Lost Girl: S5 E16 Rise

    Lost Girl: S5 E16 Rise

    The Lost Girl finale, “Rise,” staged the final battle between good and evil (for now . . . ) and gave fans a smile-inducing happy ending for the series. The image above, with Bo (Anna Silk) right on the line between the darkness and the light sums it all up nicely. So I guess I… Read more Lost Girl: S5 E16 Rise

  • Lost Girl: S5 E15 Let Them Burn

    Lost Girl: S5 E15 Let Them Burn

    Lost Girl episode 15 of season 5 is “Let Them Burn.” There’s some good news, some startling news, some long awaited news and a puzzling cliffhanger. Spoilers are everywhere ahead.

  • Lost Girl: S5 E14 Follow the Yellow Trick Road

    Lost Girl: S5 E14 Follow the Yellow Trick Road

    “Follow the Yellow Trick Road” is episode 14 of season 5 of Lost Girl. Let’s skip toward Oz with the characters from The Wizard of Oz as Bo dreams her way toward the acceptance of Trick’s death. This recap contains spoilers. You are informed.

  • Lost Girl S5 E13 Family Portrait

    Lost Girl S5 E13 Family Portrait

    The “Family Portrait” episode (season 5, episode 13) of Lost Girl is all about getting to the truth of Bo’s (Anna Silk) blood-related family and her reliance on her chosen family of friends. Inga Cadranel is back as mama succubus Aife; she’s all over this episode and gives an incredible performance. There are spoilers ahead.

  • Lost Girl S5 E12 Judgement Fae

    Lost Girl S5 E12 Judgement Fae

    In “Judgement Fae,” episode 12 of season 5 of Lost Girl, we get another of those episodes where things happen by magic, you never know who someone really is, the actors get to act like other characters because their bodies have been overtaken by some Ancient or other, and nothing is what it seems. Many,… Read more Lost Girl S5 E12 Judgement Fae

  • Lost Girl: S5 E10 Like Father, Like Daughter

    Lost Girl: S5 E10 Like Father, Like Daughter

    Lost Girl charges ahead with episode 10, “Like Father, Like Daughter.”  Kenzi is BACK! But only for this episode. A whole lot of things happen with no explanation and we don’t get any details about why. In short, things are pretty normal on Lost Girl. Many hundreds of spoilers ahead.

  • Lost Girl S5 E9: 44 Minutes to Save the World

    Lost Girl S5 E9: 44 Minutes to Save the World

    This episode of Lost Girl is called “44 Minutes to Save the World” and it’s a treat from start to finish. Spoilers ahead. Recap ahead. Episode 8 has just ended. We’re back with Bo, (Anna Silk) on the floor of the clubhouse, cranking the handle of the magic adamantine box. After the big flash of… Read more Lost Girl S5 E9: 44 Minutes to Save the World