TV Review: Maniac 🌈🍿

For a while now, it has been hard to find a TV series that I can call perfect, but that has changed after I watched Maniac.


Emma Stone (left) stars as Annie Landsberg, and Jonah Hill (right) stars as Owen Milgrim in the limited TV series Maniac. CREDIT: Netflix

This post for Maniac contains spoilers.

From its cassette futurism world inspired by Japanese culture, to its cinematic aesthetics, attention to detail, soul-stirring score, and phenomenal performances—Maniac (2018) is a TV series that is perfect from the get-go.

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Movie Review: The Spy Who Dumped Me 🏆

Mila Kunis and Kate McKinnon make this action-comedy movie worth watching.


Mila Kunis stars as Audrey, and Kate McKinnon stars as Morgan in The Spy Who Dumped Me. CREDIT: Lionsgate

This post for The Spy Who Dumped Me is spoiler-free.

Having watched Mission Impossible: Fallout last week, nothing triumphs the Tom Cruise action sequences from that movie. The Spy Who Dumped Me (2018, directed by Susanna Fogel) had quite a few bang-bang gun sequences, car chase scenes, and acrobatic stunts; but it failed to have any big action scenes that made me go wow. However, there were certainly scenes that were definitely cool and badass. Maybe the scene of Sebastian (Sam Heughan’s stunt double) doing a gymnastic backflip was kind of cool; and the one where Audrey (Mila Kunis) pulls out a gun like a secret agent.

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