Monday, July 01, 2019

Two Word Reviews - Q2 2019

The second installment of Two Word Reviews (patent pending) for tv shows, movies and music for 2019, covering the second quarter (April, May and June) of 2019:

MOVIES
Annihilation - better book
Captain Marvel - solid entry
Destination Wedding - gradual improvement
Book Club - cast saved
Wine Country - cast excelled
Avengers: Endgame - proper conclusion
Perfect Bid: The Contestant Who Knew Too Much - too long
Valerian and the City of a Thousand Planets - nice looking
Bad Reputation (Joan Jett Documentary) - interesting insights
CBGB - thin characterizations
Life After Flash - bad decisions
L7: Pretend We're Dead - bold badasses
Kill All Redneck Pricks: A Documentary Film about a Band Called KARP - gritty goodness

MUSIC
Landline EP by Manager - pop grower
Un-Becoming by J. Robbins - classic sounds

TELEVISON
Queer Eye, Season 3 (Netflix) - improving life
Schitt's Creek, Season 5 (Hulu) - Schitt's funny
Superstore, Season 5 (Hulu) - consistently smart
Killing Eve, Season 1 (Hulu) - bold storytelling
Future Man, Season 1 & 2 (Hulu) - consistent laughs
Nailed It, Season 3 (Netflix) - more please
Single Parents, Season 1 (ABC) - solid execution
Brooklyn 99, Season 6 (NBC) - welcome back