6

Stumptown

Various. Created by Greg Rucka

A fun but sadly forgettable romp with a cocky ex-military PI who constantly gets sucked into the next case. 

6

Lucy in the Sky

Noah Hawley

Guest review by Nell Minow Grade: C In 2007 a female astronaut, furiously jealous because the male astronaut she was sleeping with was also sleeping with someone else, drove from Texas to Florida with the intention of attacking the other woman. Lucy in the Sky tells us it is inspired by a true story, and while […]

9

Judy

Rupert Goold

Renée Zellweger becomes a moving memory of Judy Garland. 

8

Abominable

Jill Culton, Todd Wilderman

Kind of like Free Willy but with a Yeti and in China.

9

The Andromeda Evolution

By Daniel H. Wilson. Based on The Andromeda Strain by Michael Crichton

Conrad’s Heart of Darkness meet’s Gerrold’s Chtorr series by way of Vandermeer’s Annihilation. 

8

Ad Astra

James Gray

James Gray, the writer/director of Lost City of Z, has given us another story of a father and son who leave women behind to explore unknown territory.

8

Downton Abbey

Michael Engler

It’s a royal visit and everyone is invited to Downton Abbey! 

8

State of Mind

The Faim

The Faim have been poised to steal your heart for a while and now, with State of Mind, they’re running away with it completely, carried by stadium-ready choruses and lyrics that cut in a way only total honesty can. 

8

Hustlers

Lorene Scafaria

Sisterhood is a blanket and it is a blade (and dammit it’s wonderful).

9

Unbelievable

Susannah Grant and Lisa Cholodenko

When a predator hunts women, it takes women to bring them down.