Reviews of movies and TV focused on women

Tag: Zoë Chao

  • Review: The Afterparty, making whodunnits fun

    Review: The Afterparty, making whodunnits fun

    The Afterparty, season 1, was a mystery about a murder. Set at a party after a high school reunion, the series was funny and surprisingly original. Each of the 8 episodes was from a different character’s point of view and in a different movie style. It has been renewed for a second season. Minor spoilers […]

  • Love Life Digs into Love and Life

    Love Life Digs into Love and Life

    Love Life starts off so slowly I almost stopped watching. But by about episode 3 or 4 things started to have meaning. My first impression was it was one of those annoying angsty stories about getting dumped. By the end of season 1, Love Life delivered. A second season is already approved at HBO Max.

  • The High Note definitely sparks joy

    The High Note definitely sparks joy

    The High Note tells the warm and inspiring story of Maggie (Dakota Johnson), an aspiring music producer. Maggie works as a personal assistant for the pop diva Grace Davis (Tracee Ellis Ross).

  • Review: Where’d You Go, Bernadette

    Review: Where’d You Go, Bernadette

    Where’d You Go, Bernadette is based on a novel I really enjoyed by Maria Semple. It’s impossible to have loved the novel and not be annoyed by the film.

  • Watch This: Trailer for Where’d You Go, Bernadette?

    Watch This: Trailer for Where’d You Go, Bernadette?

    Where’d You Go, Bernadette is based on the 2012 best seller by Maria Semple. I absolutely loved the book and am wondering how in the world it’s been adapted into a screenplay.

  • Review: Strangers, season 2

    Review: Strangers, season 2

    Facebook Watch series Strangers from filmmaker Mia Lidofsky finished up a second season with the lead character in a rather unsettled state.  Season 2 of this warm and clever comedy series is longer and better than ever.

  • Review: Strangers, season 1

    Review: Strangers, season 1

    Strangers is a series with 7 short episodes all available on Facebook. It’s one of the most charming things I’ve seen in a long while.

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