The relationship between Villanelle and Anna seems to have been overlooked in most critics’ analyses of the series, and yet it goes a long way to explaining Villanelle’s initial interest in Eve, and provides context to many of her emotional reactions throughout the story.
This episode took a gamble with tone – one that did not totally pay off – and returned with a memorable action setpiece that will have lasting effects on the story, but ultimately it is the quieter, interpersonal moments that remain the series’ strength, and it continues to ground huge thematic dilemmas in pleasingly laid-back domestic interactions.Read more "REVIEW | ‘Humans’ 3.01"
“Your eyes will just empty. Then your soul goes in,” Villanelle tells Frank, just before she kills him. “People think that your soul or personality, whatever, leaves the body when you die. I swear, it just goes further in. It falls so far in and just becomes so small that it can’t control your body anymore. It’s just in there, dying forever.”Read more "‘Killing Eve’ and the Power of a Gaze"
I finally watched ‘The Duke of Burgundy’. It was … a wild ride but surprisingly humourous, and beautifully made.Read more "SOPHIE WATCHES | The Duke of Burgundy (2014)"
This week, Star Wars Episode IX once again hit the headlines with the firing of director, Colin Trevorrow. Meanwhile, at DragonCon, ‘Wynonna Earp’ actress Katherine Barrell addressed one of the more topical developments in the show’s second season.Read more "THOUGHTS N’ SHORTS | STAR WARS EPISODE IX & ‘WYNONNA EARP’"
Victory never comes easy for Team Wynonna, and season 2 only cemented further for its characters that life is filled with difficult choices and unpleasant surprises. Take a closer look at the 15 most shocking moments of the season, starting with these five.Read more "15 Most Shocking Moments in ‘Wynonna Earp’ Season 2 (Part 1: 15-11)"
‘The Bold Type’ focuses on the personal and professional lives of three twenty-something women working at a ‘Cosmopolitan’-esque magazine. Amongst its other strengths, the show is quietly confident in how it portrays queer women navigating the world.Read more "SPOTLIGHT | How ‘The Bold Type’ refreshes the coming out narrative"