TV Review: Trinkets Season 1 💍🕶👖

Trinkets is reminiscent of many other high school dramas that are currently streaming on Netflix.

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From left to right: Kiana Madeira, Quintessa Swindell and Brianna Hildebrand respectively star as Moe, Tabitha and Elodie in Trinkets. CREDIT: Netflix

This post for Trinkets Season 1 is spoiler-free.

Based on the novel of the same name by Kirsten “Kiwi” Smith, Trinkets (2019, created by Amy Andelson, Emily Meyer and Smith) features a trio of female teens—Moe (Kiana Madeira), Tabitha (Quintessa Swindell) and Elodie (Brianna Hildebrand)—from the same high school, who become unexpected friends after bonding with each other at a Shoplifters Anonymous meeting.

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Movie Review: The Perfect Date 📱👫

The Perfect Date is a cheesy teenage rom-com movie at its finest, with moments that are bound to make you laugh-out-loud.

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Laura Marano (left) and Noah Centineo (right) respectively star as Celia Lieberman and Brooks Rattigan in The Perfect Date. CREDIT: Netflix

This post for The Perfect Date contains spoilers, but TBH spoilers don’t really mean anything for rom-coms.

The Perfect Date (2019, directed by Chris Nelson), originally called The Stand-In, is based on the novel of the same name (referring to latter title) by Steve Bloom. It is the third teenage rom-com movie from Netflix that features matinée idol Noah Centineo. It follows the character Brooks Rattigan (Centineo) who is trying to save up money to go to Yale University; with the help of his coding genius best friend Murph (Odiseas Georgiadis), Brooks starts to get hired by women of all ages through the app (The Stand-In) to be a stand-in date for them—and no, he’s not prostituting himself.

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