Robin Weigert Should Have Her Own TV Show

Celeste’s therapy sessions in Big Little Lies were perhaps the most intense scenes of the series—until the series’ murder finally unfolded—and while watching Celeste (Nicole Kidman) come to terms with her husband’s abuse, viewers may have also been playing the, “hey, it’s that guy!” game when it came to Celeste’s therapist, Dr. Reisman. The phrase … Continue reading Robin Weigert Should Have Her Own TV Show

Women in Film Roundup: Ryan Coogler, Making a Murderer

In a recent interview with Variety, Creed director Ryan Coogler, admitted off the record, that women filmmakers are better than men. When pressed by the reporter, Kristopher Tapley, Coogler changed his mind. “You really don’t want that on the record? I think you should put that on the record. It’s a powerful thing to say.” … Continue reading Women in Film Roundup: Ryan Coogler, Making a Murderer

‘Lady Detective’: Miss Fisher’s Murder Mysteries Explores Feminism in the 1920s

The Australian TV show, Miss Fisher’s Murder Mysteries (the series is available on Netflix), is set in the roaring ’20s, famous for its jazz, gin, shorter hemlines, bobbed hair, and Art Deco design. The protagonist, Phryne Fisher (pronounced Fry-nee), is an heiress to a small fortune, but she also possesses a sense of adventure and … Continue reading ‘Lady Detective’: Miss Fisher’s Murder Mysteries Explores Feminism in the 1920s