TV Show Reviews

I’ve always had a soft spot for the 1988 film Willow.  Even as a kid, though, I knew that the film didn’t altogether work.  It had a lot of great elements, but it felt like its reach somewhat outstretched its grasp.  The visual effects, the characters… nothing qui

We Are Lady Parts is a wonderful six-episode British TV series created, written, and directed by Nida Manzoor.  The series is about an all-female, all-Muslim punk band in London.  It first aired in the UK in 2021 and then came to Peacock, which is where I saw it.  I loved this funn

Spoiler-free review of Andor season one: It’s the best Star Wars project produced since Disney purchased Lucasfilm.  (In my mind the only two projects that come close are Rogue One, which Tony Gilroy — the show-runner of Andor — had a strong hand in shaping, and the