Reviews of movies and TV focused on women

Tag: Michael Hyatt

  • Where the Crawdads Sing, a good book became a good movie

    Where the Crawdads Sing, a good book became a good movie

    Where the Crawdads Sing was an excellent novel by Delia Owens. It was adapted for the screen by Lucy Alibar, who managed to retain the essence of the book in a long and gorgeous movie. Olivia Newman directed this ode to nature and human resilience, which was filmed in the marshes of Louisiana.

  • Review: Mississippi Damned

    Review: Mississippi Damned

    Mississippi Damned is an examination of what keeps people trapped in a cycle of poverty and abuse, and how some of them manage to escape. If you watched the excellent documentary What Happened, Miss Simone? you know that Nina Simone wanted to be a concert pianist. And you probably already knew that Nina Simone wrote… Read more Review: Mississippi Damned