Category Archives: Rated TV-MA

Yellowjackets (Showtime) Rated TV-MA

 A championship girl’s soccer team survives a plane crash in the wilderness. Starring Melanie Lynskey, Sophie Thatcher, and Tawny Cypress.  I have mixed feelings about this show. At first, I’m thinking it’s brilliant – then, I’m feeling lost like I’m not sure … Continue reading

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SS-GB (BBC) Rated TV-MA

 A British homicide detective investigates a murder in a German-occupied England in a parallel universe where the Nazis won World War II. Based on a novel by Len Deighton. Starring Sam Riley, James Cosmo, and Rainer Bock. The BBC does … Continue reading

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O.J. : Made in America (2016) Rated TV-MA

A chronicle of the rise and fall of O.J. Simpson while exploring race and celebrity in America. Starring Kareem Abdul-Jabbar, Mike Albanese, and Muhammad Ali. I thought this is an interesting look at how O.J. grew up and how race … Continue reading

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Dancing on the Edge (2013) Rated TV-MA

In the 1930s, a black jazz band rises to fame and becomes entangled in intrigue, mystery, and suspense of the London society. Starring Chiwetel Ejiofor, Matthew Goode, and Joanna Vanderham. This miniseries has a lot going for it, but it … Continue reading

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Heels (Starz) Rated TV-MA

Two brothers are rivals, both in the ring and out, as they vie for national attention. Starring Stephen Amell, Alexander Ludwig, and Alison Luff.  This is a brilliantly written show. At first, I thought it was only about wrestling, but … Continue reading

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Animal Kingdom (TNT) Rated TV-MA

The show centers around a California family whose lifestyle is paid for by their criminal activities. Starring Shawn Hatosy, Ben Robson, and Jake Weary. The premise of this show just doesn’t make it interesting. Plus, it has poor writing, poor … Continue reading

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Wrecked (TBS) Rated TV-MA

When a plane crashes on an island on the way to Thailand, the passengers must work together to survive, but instead they struggle to get along. Starring Zach Cregger, Asif Ali, and Brian Sacca. This show is a satirical remake … Continue reading

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Power Book III: Raising Kanan (Starz) Rated TV-MA

A prequel to the series, Power, follows the early years of the character Kanan Stark as he starts in the drug game and becomes the rapper 50 Cent. Starring Mekai Curtis, Patina Miller, and London Brown. This show is one … Continue reading

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Trevor Noah Presents Josh Johnson: # (Hashtag) (2021) Rated TV-MA

Comedian and writer Josh Johnson leads a comedy special that talks about what women look for in relationships, the effects of the pandemic on our lives, and whether a friend’s bird is racist. Starring Josh Johnson. Johnson’s smart and entertaining … Continue reading

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Little Birds (Starz) Rated TV-MA

The TV adaptation of Anais Nin’s infamous collection of erotic short stories. Starring Juno Temple, Yumna Marwan, and Hugh Skinner. I watched the trailer for this show before actually watching it and I was thinking to myself, I’m not sure … Continue reading

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