Tune in as my bestie Saba comes back to the show for a discussion on It Starts with Us, the latest novel by Colleen Hoover. This is the sequel to what’s arguably one of her most popular books, It Ends with Us, which even has its very own episode in the 2CC catalog. ISWU isn’t … Continue reading #82 – It Starts with Us by Colleen Hoover (with Saba)
#65 – Daisy Jones & the Six by Taylor Jenkins Reid (with Anya and Isabel of Book Expectations)
Tune in as Anya and Isabel (Book Expectations) hang out with Arthur for a deep dive into Daisy Jones & the Six, the 2019 historical fiction novel by Taylor Jenkins Reid (The Seven Husbands of Evelyn Hugo, Carrie Soto Is Back) about a ‘70s rock band that gives off Fleetwood Mac vibes. This makes sense, … Continue reading #65 – Daisy Jones & the Six by Taylor Jenkins Reid (with Anya and Isabel of Book Expectations)
My 2 Cents on Netflix’s The Power of the Dog
What’s new, everyone? Unless you’ve been closed off from the film circuit for a while, you’ve most likely heard of all the praise that’s been heaped on The Power of the Dog, the Western psychological drama that writer/director Jane Campion adapted for Netflix from Thomas Savage’s 1967 novel of the same name. It’s been on my … Continue reading My 2 Cents on Netflix’s The Power of the Dog
My 2 Cents on Apple TV+’s CODA
What’s new, everyone? After premiering at the 2021 Sundance Film Festival in January, CODA, the family film written and directed by Siân Heder (Netflix’s Tallulah), not only snagged the Grand Jury Prize and the Audience Award but was also acquired by Apple for $25 million. Having been highly anticipated since then, the film has remained generally beloved … Continue reading My 2 Cents on Apple TV+’s CODA
My 2 Cents on Professor Marston and the Wonder Women
The origin of the first major female hero in a comic book, polyamory, feminism, BDSM, even the invention of the lie detector — Professor Marston and The Wonder Women packs in all this and more, spreading itself thin half the time but nonetheless succeeding as a biopic as powerful and receptive as its trio of lead actors.
My 2 Cents on Timeless, “The Miracle of Christmas, Parts I/II”
(SPOILER ALERT: This review has spoilers for events in the Season 2 finale. However, it is free of all major spoilers for "The Miracle of Christmas, Parts I/II") This is it, the series finale of Timeless! It was both exciting and sad to watch such a contemplative and tributary episode, since we finally get to … Continue reading My 2 Cents on Timeless, “The Miracle of Christmas, Parts I/II”
My 2 Cents on Marvel’s Cloak and Dagger
Marvel's Cloak & Dagger is yet another small part of Marvel Comics that has been auspiciously brought to life, not just because of the protagonists' personal struggles and superpowers, but also because of socially knowledgable undertones that aren't featured much in the rest of the Marvel Cinematics Universe.
My 2 Cents on Timeless
Timeless is a doozy of a show, zipping you along with the Time Team through two entertaining seasons of time-traveling missions.