About

Area 53 banner

Categories

Currently Reading

From the Past

Films on the to-do list

  • Black Widow
  • Chimes at Midnight
  • The Killing of a Sacred Deer
  • Last Christmas
  • Remember Sunday
  • Shazam! 2
  • Spy Guys
  • Wonder Woman: 1984

Category: TV Reviews

The Offer (2022)

TV miniseries review: The Offer (Paramount+, 2022) tl;dr: THIS IS AMAZING AND I LOVE IT SO MUCH. Based on producer Albert S Ruddy’s experiences of

Vigil: Season 1 (2021)

TV series review: Vigil – season 1 (BBC, 2021) td;dr: A chilling thriller decidedly not made for people who find submarine narratives claustrophobic. CW: Claustrophobia

We Own This City (2022)

TV miniseries review: We Own This City (HBO, 2022), directed by Reinaldo Marcus Green tl;dr: Baltimore is back! It’s a lot like The Wire, while

Mrs. Fletcher (2019)

TV miniseries review: Mrs. Fletcher (HBO, 2019) tl;dr: I shouldn’t have to feel so surprised at how progressive this is. Based on the 2017 novel