Movie Reviews

I want every teenage girl I know to watch Moxie

In one of the first scenes of Moxie Vivian (Hadley Robinson) stares at her computer pondering her college essay question: "Reflect on a cause you feel passionate about. Explain its significance to you and what steps you took to make a change." Vivian's struggle to answer the question is exactly why I want every teenage… Continue reading I want every teenage girl I know to watch Moxie

TV Reviews

Lupin is my new go to recommendation

Last week, I wanted a heist film and was deeply let down. So when people started telling me about the new Netflix show Lupin I was cautious. I didn't need to be. Lupin is fantastic. Lupin is a French heist show that follows Assane Diop (Omar Sy), a man inspired by the classic French story's… Continue reading Lupin is my new go to recommendation

Movie Reviews, TV Reviews

Escapism TV for January 2021

*Sigh* - well friends I want the refund on my seven day trail for 2021. I am horrified by the events in the US and I've spent the last 48 hours glued to the TV (I stayed up until 1am watching the coverage on Wednesday). There are a lot of jokes floating around about how… Continue reading Escapism TV for January 2021

TV Reviews

Bridgerton: full of potential but I wanted more.

I wanted to love Bridgerton. From the moment I heard about the project, I was excited to watch it. On paper, it was perfect: a period drama with a gossip girl twist. As more details and trailers came out the hype continued to build. It had all the components of a show that I would… Continue reading Bridgerton: full of potential but I wanted more.

Movie Reviews

The Prom wasn’t THAT bad…

I've always loved musicals. It was such a treat growing up watching Mirivis shows and I loved going to local productions that my friends were in. I loved watching movie musicals and I've made a lot of friends through a shared love of musicals. When I lived in England I was going to a West… Continue reading The Prom wasn’t THAT bad…