Reviews of movies and TV focused on women

Tag: Tom Hopper

  • Love in the Villa, romcom set in Juliet’s Verona

    Love in the Villa, romcom set in Juliet’s Verona

    Love in the Villa is a standard romcom. Netflix is getting adept and churning these out with almost the same speed as the Hallmark Channel. This one is distinguished by being filmed in Verona, Italy in the piazza where letters to Juliet (as in Romeo and Juliet) arrive by the thousands.

  • 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 Umbrella Academy

    Review: The Umbrella Academy

    Comic book adaptation The Umbrella Academy is about 7 babies, all born on the same day in 1989. They were born to mothers who hadn’t been pregnant the day before. Sir Reginald Hargreeves (Colm Feore) raised them as his children. They became The Umbrella Academy. Hargreeves trained them to use their special abilities to learn… Read more Review: The Umbrella Academy