The Queen’s Gambit

In 1983, author Walter Tevis published a book titled, “The Queen’s Gambit.” The premise is about an orphan named Beth Harmon who develops a knack for playing chess competing in chess tournaments at an early age. She struggles with drug addiction, alcoholism and cockiness. The book earned praise by critics and readers alike. Prior to […]

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The Undoing

The Undoing officially aired on HBO and streamed on HBO Max in 2020. It received positive reviews from cringes and viewers alike. The Undoing became an eligible nominee at the upcoming Golden Globes & Screen Actors Guild (SAG for short) Awards. Before The Golden Globes & SAG Awards will air on February 28th & April […]

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I Know This Much Is True

In 1998, author Wally Lamb published a novel titled, “I Know This Much Is True.” Two Decades Later, HBO adapted the book as a six part mini-series starring Mark Ruffalo. I Know This Much Is True officially aired in 2020 around the same year “The Alienist: The Angel Of Darkness” streamed on HBO Max. It […]

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The Act

In June 2015, a number of death threats posted on Dee Dee Blanchard’s Facebook account. Police officers pinpoint the location of The Blanchard Residence only to find Blanchard’s lifeless body at home. The local authorities track down the perpetrators, they turn out to be Blanchard’s daughter Gypsy Rose & her boyfriend Nicholas Godejohn, who suffers […]

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Fosse/Verdon

Hello my fellow movie goers from around the globe. Today’s review is about a mini-series about the professional and personal lives of Bob Fosse (Cabaret, All That Jazz, Chicago) & Gwen Verdon. Before famous husband & wife duos Christopher Nolan/Emma Thomas, Peter Jackson/Fran Walsh, Judd Apatow/Leslie Mann & Jonathan Nolan/Lisa Joy were born, Bob Fosse […]

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Big Little Lies: Season 2

After HBO aired “Big Little Lies” (based on the novel of the same name by Liane Moriarty) in February 2017, the show earned critical acclaim from critics and viewers alike. It went on to win numerous awards at “The 75th Golden Globe Awards,” “The 69th Primetime Emmy Awards” & “The 24th Screen Actors Guild Awards” […]

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The Hateful Eight (Extended Version)

Greetings fellow movie goers from across the globe. Today’s review is about eight strangers who seek shelter from a storm during winter. Each one never trust each other whether he or she wants to survive the cold or from mysterious adversaries holding a deadly weapon. The plot I’m referring to is from Quentin Tarantino’s eighth […]

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Chernobyl

On April 26, 1986, scientists at a nuclear power plant in Russia commenced a safety test. As they work on a nuclear reactor, things fatefully goes awry when the nuclear reactor core starts to overheat, due improper care and lack of decent resources causing it to blow up. Over the course of two years, radiation […]

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The Alienist

In 1994, (the exact same year Dakota Fanning was born) author Caleb Carr published a novel titled, “The Alienist.” The novel earned good reception among book critics & readers alike. In addition to positive word-of-mouth, the book also sold a bunch of copies, eventually made it as one of the best selling books of 1994. […]

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