Tag Archive: Drama

M. Night Shyamalan’s GLASS (2019) delivers an unexpected and dramatic conclusion to his ‘Unbreakable’ trilogy

Glass is a psychological thriller and the final step to M. Night Shyamalan‘s trilogy of grounded superhero films, and it only took us 19 years to get here. It’s a sequel to both… Continue reading

Netflix’s YOU builds tension well but can’t hold it

You is a drama thriller following Joe Goldberg (Penn Badgley), a bookstore manager by day and stalker by day and night who sets his sights on the woman of his dreams and does… Continue reading

BAD TIMES AT THE EL ROYALE (2018) is more of a bad time than a good one

Written and directed by Drew Goddard, Bad Times at the El Royale is a neo-noir crime thriller following several shady strangers who all happen upon each other at a rundown hotel where everything… Continue reading

Season 1 of DECEPTION (2018) brings out all the tricks to keep you engaged

Deception could have been just another average TV crime drama series that hits all the clichés but the added angle of a magician working with the FBI turned it into a rather engaging… Continue reading

A STAR IS BORN (2018) is a deeply moving love story where Lady Gaga shines

A Star is Born is yet another remake of the classic 1937 film of the same name and follows Jackson Maine (Bradley Cooper) who discovers a struggling singer Ally (Lady Gaga) and helps her… Continue reading

Season 2 of Netflix’s ATYPICAL is a Fun and Emotional Coming-of-Age journey

Netflix’s coming-of-age dramedy Atypical has returned with a second season continuing Sam’s journey of self discovery as he continues his search for love and independence. Atypical is a beautifully charming blend of comedy, emotion,… Continue reading

The music of LES MISERABLES (2012) brings a heart full of love

Tom Hooper‘s Les Misérables is an all out stage musical for the big screen featuring all of the iconic music delivered by a large and immensely talented cast. Les Misérables is one of… Continue reading

Netflix’s MANIAC (2018) is a bizarre mindbender that throws ‘normal’ out the window

Netflix’s Maniac follows two strangers who partake in a mysterious pharmaceutical trial that will no doubt change their lives for good. Maniac is a limited series written and directed by Cary Joji Fukunaga… Continue reading

Missy Peregrym’s performance is the heart and soul of Stick It (2006)

Stick It follows Haley (Missy Peregrym), a rebellious teen who after a run in with the law is forced back into the world of gymnastics where she will be reluctantly coached by Burt… Continue reading

INSATIABLE Season 1 Should Be More Fittingly Renamed Intolerable or Insufferable

Insatiable is one of Netflix’s latest original shows and quite possibly one of the worst on the platform that I’ve had to endure. The series follows Patty Bladell (Debby Ryan) who after enduring… Continue reading