Reviews of movies and TV focused on women

Tag: Miranda Otto

  • The Unusual Suspects: No, it isn’t those guys

    The Unusual Suspects: No, it isn’t those guys

    The Unusual Suspects comes from Australia. In 4 episodes, it takes a group of women on a journey of discovery, connection, and into a heist. It’s full of wonderful performances and some, dare I say it, unusual comedy. This mini-series is on Hulu.

  • Review: The Daughter

    Review: The Daughter

    The Daughter is an Australian tragedy. It boasts a terrific cast. The film is based on The Wild Duck by Henrik Ibsen. Director Simon Stone worked on a production of The Wild Duck for the stage and reworked the story into The Daughter for this film.

  • Review: Chilling Adventures of Sabrina, season 1

    Review: Chilling Adventures of Sabrina, season 1

    Chilling Adventures of Sabrina has already been renewed for 4 seasons by Netflix, after the first season aired. The teenage half-human, half-witch who is torn between her allegiance to mortals and her witch family is a big hit.

  • Review: Zoe

    Review: Zoe

    Amazon Prime’s new original Zoe comes with decent star power but a story that never seems to catch fire. It’s about the relationships between humans and synthetic intelligences.

  • Review: The Homesman

    Review: The Homesman

    The Homesman showed up recently on Netflix. I watched immediately. The movie annoyed me. And the more I think about it, the more annoyed I become. Spoilers ahead.

  • Watch This: Trailer for The Homesman

    Watch This: Trailer for The Homesman

    This is the International trailer for The Homesman, which will release in the U.S. in November. The film stars and is directed by Tommy Lee Jones. Others in the film are Hilary Swank, Grace Gummer, Miranda Otto, and Sonja Richter. The tale is about claim jumper and a pioneer woman, who team up to escort… Read more Watch This: Trailer for The Homesman