Reviews of movies and TV focused on women

Tag: Stephanie Allynne

  • Review: Please Stand By. Or – Boldly Go.

    Review: Please Stand By. Or – Boldly Go.

    Please Stand By is a heartwarming story about an autistic girl who writes a Star Trek script. She takes remarkably brave steps in order to get it turned in on time. Dakota Fanning stars.

  • The L Word: Generation Q: yays and nays for season 2

    The L Word: Generation Q: yays and nays for season 2

    The L Word: Generation Q ended season 2 with a cliffhanger – several actually – and left viewers rooting for their favorite relationships as always. There were parts of the season I loved (yay!) and parts I thought were a mess (nay!). Instead of a general season review, let’s just look at those two things.

  • Thoughts on Season 1 of The L Word: Generation Q

    Thoughts on Season 1 of The L Word: Generation Q

    The L Word: Generation Q is an old friend and a new friend wrapped up in a beautiful package. Now that season 1 has ended and the long wait for season 2 begins, I wanted to share some thoughts about the new series.

  • Review: Season 2 of One Mississippi

    Review: Season 2 of One Mississippi

    Season 2 of One Mississippi is on Amazon Video. Tig Notaro – with Diablo Cody – created this comedy/drama based loosely on Tig’s own life.

  • Watch This: Trailer for Season 2 of One Mississippi

    Watch This: Trailer for Season 2 of One Mississippi

    Season 2 of One Mississippi begins on Amazon on September 8. This dark comedy series from Tig Notaro is the partly true story of Tig’s journey home after her mother’s death.

  • Review: One Mississippi

    Review: One Mississippi

    The only thing wrong with season 1 of One Mississippi is there isn’t enough of it. It’s a mere 6 brief episodes with Tig Notaro in her semi-autobiographical struggle to survive cancer, C-Diff, childhood trauma, and the death of her mother all in one overwhelming onslaught.

  • Review: Tig

    Review: Tig

    Tig is a documentary about a year in the life of comedian Tig Notaro. The film is currently streaming on Netflix. I recommend the film to everyone. Not because it’s a great documentary, but because Tig Notaro is a woman to admire and respect. The documentary looks at a year in Tig’s life in which […]

  • In a World: A Review

    In a World: A Review

    In a World is terrific. In a World is the from the mind of Lake Bell. She wrote it, directed it, and stars in it. Her character – Carol – wants to do voice overs. Carol is a quirky and very likable woman. Carol’s father Sam, played by real voice over artist Fred Melamed, discounts […]

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