TV Review: Euphoria Season 1 🌈

Euphoria uses visuals, layered characters and music to create one of the most stunning television series I’ve ever watched.

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Zendaya stars as Rue in Euphoria. CREDIT: HBO

This post for Euphoria Season 1 contains spoilers.

Euphoria’s (2019, created by Sam Levinson) main theme isn’t anything out of the ordinary, as many television networks have done shows about teenagers before; but what makes Euphoria unique is its tone, visuals, sound and characters. The series follows a group of Gen Z-ers and their complex relationships with high school, identity, sexuality and society.

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TV Review: Big Little Lies S02E07 “I Want to Know” 🚔

Big Little Lies Season 2, sadly, does not end with a bang.

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Nicole Kidman stars as Celeste Wright in Big Little Lies. CREDIT: HBO

This post for Big Little Lies “I Want to Know” contains spoilers.

Big Little Lies is and will always be one of the greatest television shows ever made, especially in the #MeToo and #TimesUp era; but I would have preferred for the series to end in Season 1, had I known how the writers intended to end Season 2.

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TV Review: Big Little Lies S02E06 “The Bad Mother” 👩🏼‍⚖️

One thing’s for sure—there are no bad mother in Big Little Lies.

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Nicole Kidman stars as Celeste Wright in Big Little Lies. CREDIT: HBO

This post for Big Little Lies “The Bad Mother” contains spoilers.

Despite all the lies and dishonesty surrounding Season 2 of Big Little Lies, you can’t say that Celeste (Nicole Kidman), Madeline (Reese Witherspoon), Jane (Shailene Woodley), Renata (Laura Dern) and Bonnie (Zoë Kravitz) are not good mothers because no matter what the circumstances are, they put their children in first priority.

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TV Review: Big Little Lies S02E05 “Kill Me” 🛶

It seems like at least one of the Monterey Five is headed to an undesirable end no matter what.

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Shailene Woodley stars as Jane in Big Little Lies. CREDIT: HBO

This post for Big Little Lies “Kill Me” contains spoilers.

Is “Kill Me” (2019, directed by Andrea Arnold) a metaphor for how the Monterey Five are feeling in this week’s episode of Big Little Lies? Because it certainly seems like it.

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TV Review: Big Little Lies S02E04 “She Knows” 🤫

The Monterey Five all have one thing in common now apart from the lies—they’re all powerless.

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Reese Witherspoon stars as Madeline in Big Little Lies. CREDIT: HBO

This post for Big Little Lies “She Knows” contains spoilers.

Who would have thought that one man’s death would cause so much trouble for the Monterey Five? Celeste (Nicole Kidman), Madeline (Reese Witherspoon), Jane (Shailene Woodley), Renata (Laura Dern) and Bonnie (Zoë Kravitz) all come face-to-face with major issues in their lives in “She Knows” (2019, directed by Andrea Arnold).

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TV Review: Big Little Lies “The End of the World” S02E03 💆🏼‍♀️

It seems like the Monterey Five could make do with some therapy sessions.

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Meryl Streep stars as Mary Louise in Big Little Lies Season 2. CREDIT: HBO

This post for Big Little Lies “The End of the World” contains spoilers.

It’s impressive how Season 2 of Big Little Lies is starting to pick up its pace. “The End of the World” (2019, directed by Andrea Arnold) shows the Monterey Five—Celeste, Madeline (Reese Witherspoon), Jane (Shailene Woodley), Bonnie (Zoë Kravitz) and Renata (Laura Dern)—struggling with issues in their own lives, and Mary Louis (Meryl Streep) still refusing to believe that her son Perry (Alexander Skarsgård) grew up to be a menace.

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TV Review: Big Little Lies “Tell-Tale Hearts” S02E02 👩‍👦‍👦👩‍👦

Secrets are starting to reveal themselves.

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Shailene Woodley (left) and Nicole Kidman (right) respectively star as Jane and Celeste in Big Little Lies. CREDIT: HBO

This post for Big Little Lies “Tell-Tale Hearts” contains spoilers.

“Tell-Tale Hearts” (2019, directed by Andrea Arnold) revisits some nasty memories and reveals some old lies.

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