Love Season Two Review What? In Season One, we watched as our hero, Gus (Paul Rust), and heroine, Micky (Gillian Jacobs), slowly came together and eventually apart, and finally together again, over the course of ten compelling episodes. They were like a pair of magnets, either repelled or attracted to the other depending on the … Continue reading Love Season Two Review (with spoilers)
A widely anticipated release from Netflix, The Get Down tracks the rise of hip hop through the lives of teenagers in the south Bronx during the troubled summer of 1977. What? This show is about many things: music, teen love, family divisions, gender relations, the record industry, underground homosexuality, street art, politics, urban redevelopment, education, … Continue reading The Get Down Review
The runaway hit of the summer, Stranger Things, which premiered on Netflix in July, is set in a small town in Indiana in the 1980s. Why did I like it [Spoilers]? There was a lot I liked about this show. Firstly, I am a child of the eighties / early nineties so it was like … Continue reading Why is ‘Stranger Things’ so popular?
Here are my top five favourite shows on Netlfix! Stranger Things Why did I like it? If you have already read my review of this, you’ll know what a big fan I am of the show, but for those of who haven’t, the answer is in its nostalgic charm and compelling narrative. It’s basically an … Continue reading Best TV Shows on Netflix 2016
What are the best films on Netflix? Well maybe not the *best*, but these are my favourites: Grand Budapest Hotel Why do I love it? Mainly for Ralph Fiennes: he gives a career best here, utterly hilarious and lovable. You will find it hard to find a better ensemble cast anywhere, with numerous famous faces … Continue reading Best Movies on Netflix UK 2016