Netflix

thatcher

The Crown’s depiction of Thatcher is grotesque

November 22, 2020 11:32 am

It sounds almost like she’s auditioning for Don Corleone in The Godfather

ira crown

The Crown makes difficult viewing for IRA apologists

November 17, 2020 8:57 am

For the IRA, the children on board Mountbatten’s boat that day were legitimate targets in the war against the British state

crown

How much of The Crown’s fourth season actually happened?

November 12, 2020 9:27 am

It would make no sense to treat young Diana this way, but they are an exceedingly weird family, so it’s hard to know

emily in paris

In defense of Emily in Paris

November 5, 2020 2:39 pm

I watched every episode and found myself wanting more

scandi noir

The best Scandi Noir to watch this winter

October 29, 2020 4:53 pm

The genre has become a bankable success for streaming services

sarah cooper

Sarah Cooper’s Netflix special is a crime against comedy

October 28, 2020 11:17 am

The real star is the producer’s phonebook

cobra kai

Sensei it again

October 19, 2020 12:40 pm

The return of the Karate Kid

Rebecca reviewed
meghan

Who cares what Harry and Meghan think about Trump?

September 23, 2020 5:10 am

Meghan’s views, sans title and sans husband, would not feature in an influential magazine

cuties

Cuties is what cinema is for

September 17, 2020 2:09 pm

Cuties reviewed

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What’s galling about the Sussexes’ Netflix deal

September 3, 2020 8:58 am

If you want to head-up a television production company then what you really need is to be born — or marry — into vast wealth

cuties

Netflix’s Cuties culture

August 21, 2020 8:26 am

The film’s celebration by the entertainment industry reveals a sick society

ghislaine maxwell

The Ghislaine Maxwell I know

July 3, 2020 12:01 pm

Like every other arrested person, she must be presumed innocent

jeffrey epstein

Jeffrey Epstein really was a streak of slime

June 11, 2020 5:03 pm

Jeffrey Epstein: Filthy Rich reviewed

da 5 bloods

Messy but absolutely necessary

June 11, 2020 4:43 pm

Da 5 Bloods reviewed

prince andrew

Royal flush: will Britain hand Prince Andrew over to the feds?

June 8, 2020 2:52 pm

The DoJ wants a word with the Duke of York about his old buddy Jeff

white lines

I so wanted to enjoy White Lines but it’s spectacularly uninvolving

May 28, 2020 1:34 pm

The Netflix series feels like you’ve dropped molly and are waiting for it to kick in but nothing seems to be happening

caliphate

Netflix’s Caliphate is all too frighteningly plausible

May 14, 2020 4:48 pm

To try to save herself and her baby, Pervin has to spy on her husband’s Isis terror cell

blitz spirit

Is baking and watching Netflix really comparable to being bombed?

May 7, 2020 1:06 pm

It doesn’t take ‘Blitz spirit’ to hunker down at home

unorthodox

Unorthodox is superbly convincing

April 30, 2020 7:06 pm

The marital relations adviser provides a packet of dildos arranged, like spanners, in ascending size order

tiger king

Joe Exotic is an ordinary American

April 16, 2020 11:35 am

He is perhaps a little too fond of drugs and weaponry, but he has also overcome great personal misfortune

joe exotic tiger king

Joe Exotic might be the best gay role model I’ve seen on television

April 11, 2020 11:00 am

His existence throws a wrench in the narrative that the other America is a hateful land where Christians hunt homos for sport

taylor swift

Taylor Swift is fascinating — but you really wouldn’t want to be her

April 2, 2020 3:25 pm

My tip for maximum pleasure is to avoid the rockumentaries about musicians you are interested in

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Netflix sued for defamation over Central Park Five miniseries

March 18, 2020 4:21 pm

Did the filmmakers’ hunger for retribution outweigh their commitment to tell the truth?

locke & key

The refreshing darkness of Netflix’s Locke & Key

March 17, 2020 2:00 pm

The world before woke