Review: Big Little Lies (Pilot)

HBO’ss ready with a new series.

by Lisa Nieri

Big Little Lies has names like Reese Witherspoon, Nicole Kidman, Shailene Woodley, Alexander Skarsgård, Zoë Kravitz, Laura Dern and James Tupper in its cast: A-list movie stars borrowed for the TV screen to tell the story of three women, more specifically three moms, facing the adversities of life.

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Review: Lion (2016)

by Joanna van der Veen

If you go and see Lion (2016), here is a piece of advice: bring tissues. Lots of them. This film is a tear-jerker, by turns heart-breaking and heart-warming, and it faultlessly snares your emotional investment from its very first scene.

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