Movie Review: Widows 👩🏿👩🏽👩🏼👩🏻

Widows is more than just about widowed women and heists.

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From left to right: Michelle Rodriguez, Viola Davis, and Elizabeth Debicki respectively stars as Linda, Veronica, and Alice in Widows. CREDIT: 20th Century Fox

This post for Widows contains spoilers.

I’m not going to lie but I checked the Rotten Tomatoes score of Widows (2018, directed and co-written by Steve McQueen) before I decided to watch it in theatres. As the title of the film suggests, Widows is about three women—or rather four—who recently lost their husbands. The main plot of the film revolves around the criminal activities that shape the lives of these characters.

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TV Review: The Sinner Season 2 🚔

It was a slow and—sort of—underwhelming reveal this season.

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Bill Pullman (left) stars as Detective Harry Ambrose, and Carrie Coon (right) stars as Vera Walker in The Sinner Season 2. CREDIT: USA Network

This post for The Sinner Season 2 contains spoilers.

The second season of The Sinner focuses on Detective Harry Ambrose (Bill Pullman) and the double murder case caused by the 13-year-old Julian Walker (Elisha Henig). Amidst the murder investigations, the series also attempts to explore Detective Harry’s past and the story behind Heather’s (Natalie Paul) missing friend Marin (Hannah Gross).

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TV Review: The Sinner “Part I” S02E01 🍵☠️

A murder mystery reminiscent of Sharp Objects, except this time the killer is revealed at the beginning.

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Detective Harry Ambrose (Bill Pullman) returns for Season 2, alongside new cast members Detective Heather Novack (Natalie Paul) and Vera (Carrie Coon) (left to right). CREDIT: USA Network

This post for The Sinner “Part I” contains spoilers.

I went into Season 2 of The Sinner without any knowledge of what the story is going to be. I have to say I’m intrigued, but I need more.

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