The Handmaid’s Tale – Offred

For Margaret Atwood fans, The Handmaid’s Tale is a work of genius. If you took a Women’s Studies course in high school or college, you probably read it.  If you grew up in the 80s and 90s, you probably read it.  It’s almost sacrilegious to touch and try to adapt, and oh, Hollywood tried, poorly. Hollywood […]

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Queen of the South

Thursday night was the premiere of Queen of the South on USA Network, although you may have thought this show had already been on for a while due to all the publicity and hype.  Or because it was – on Telemundo as a wildly successful telenovela La Reina del Sur.  USA Network decided to adapt […]

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Me Before You Review!

Here we will review the book and movie of Me Before You. We keep spoilers to a minimum, but some basic plot points are shared. Rebecca’s thoughts are in blue and Chris’s in red. I have to admit: the trailer for the movie adaptation of JoJo Moyes’ Me Before You kind of turned me off. I hadn’t read the […]

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The Disney Princess Problem

This article is about Disney princess movies. Before we get started, if your first thought is: “I would never let my kids watch those movies,” I would like to ask you a question: Do you actually have kids? No—I laugh in your face. Yes—Good for you. But your kids still know the stories. Trust me. […]

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