Reviews of movies and TV focused on women

Tag: Uta Briesewitz

  • Review: The Wheel of Time, episodes 1-3

    Review: The Wheel of Time, episodes 1-3

    The Wheel of Time is a fantasy series on Prime Video. Three episodes were released last Friday, with more to come on future Fridays. The first season is based on the first novel in a series by Robert Jordan, also called The Wheel of Time.

  • Review: Stranger Things 3

    Review: Stranger Things 3

    Stranger Things 3 continues to be brilliant storytelling. It hits all the right emotional highs and lows. The visual effects are stunning. The 80s nostalgia and callbacks shine. The scifi creature is gross and disgusting.

  • Jessica Jones, season 2, episode by episode

    Jessica Jones, season 2, episode by episode

    Jessica Jones season 2 was created by Melissa Rosenberg based on the Marvel comic of the same name.  I’ll give you the high points from each episode. Beware the spoilers – it’s all spoilers ahead.

  • Review: The Defenders season 1

    Review: The Defenders season 1

    The Defenders season 1 is part origin story for the supergroup known as The Defenders and part war against the Hand, a superevil power. Most of the supporting characters from the individual series for each of the 4 superheroes make at least a small appearance. There are a few mild spoilers in the review.

  • 10 Things to Like About Marvel’s Jessica Jones

    10 Things to Like About Marvel’s Jessica Jones

    Marvel’s Jessica Jones is currently streaming on Netflix. This 13 episode season stars Krysten Ritter as the super-powered Jessica Jones. Mike Colter, David Tennant, Rachael Taylor, Carrie-Anne Moss, Eka Darville, Erin Moriarty, and Wil Traval all show up regularly, too.