Our full review of Gentefied season one!
An alternate perspective on relationships through video games.
From IMDb: “After breaking up with her longtime boyfriend, a woman tries to reconnect with the friends she lost during the relationship.” What I liked: What an extremely funny and smart commentary on modern day relationships, feminism, friendship and sex. Each character is delightfully comedic, and situations are wonderfully setup and paid off. Smartly nuanced,Continue reading “Dollface (2019) (TV – Season1)”
From IMDb: “Aspiring singer Tori Vega navigates life while attending a performing arts high school called Hollywood Arts.” What I like: I first caught a rerun of Victorious in 2014, the year after it had ended. I was in a different phase of my life and trying to shy away from “Hard-R” rated material thatContinue reading “Victorious (2010 – 2013) (TV – Full Series)”
From IMDb: “Noah Baumbach’s incisive and compassionate look at a marriage breaking up and a family staying together.” What I liked: Fantastic acting from leads Scarlett Johansson and Adam Driver, making us sympathetic to both. Intelligent script allows us to hear real dialog that never gets lazy or cliched. Allows the viewer to ask questionsContinue reading “Marriage Story (2019)”
From IMDb: “A couple’s first date takes an unexpected turn when a police officer pulls them over.” What I liked: Get Out’s Daniel Kaluuya brings a real charm to his role and relative newcomer Jodie Turner-Smith bring a superb complexity to hers. Queen and Slim displays a very pure and endearing understanding of love. IContinue reading “Queen and Slim (2019)”
From IMDb: “She-Ra, Princess of Power, leads a rebellion to free her land of Etheria from the monstrous invaders the Horde.” What I liked: Completely dissects the original She-Ra concept and revamps it to be a deeper, prolonged experience. Features a progressive set of multi-dimensional characters voiced by a progressive cast. The show never getsContinue reading “She-Ra and the Princesses of Power (Seasons 1-4)”
From IMDb: “On the eve of their high school graduation, two academic superstars and best friends realize they should have worked less and played more. Determined not to fall short of their peers, the girls try to cram four years of fun into one night.” What I liked: This is a deep, smartly-written film featuringContinue reading “Booksmart (2019)”