Tag Archive | Alison Brie

Film Review & Trailer: The Disaster Artist

Film Review & Trailer: The Disaster Artist

Frances Winston reviews this James Franco offering of a movie about a movie, and found it hilarious in some parts Directed by: James Franco – Starring: James Franco, Dave Franco, Seth Rogen, Alison Brie, Ari Graynor, Josh Hutcherson, Jacki Weaver It takes a special kind of ‘so dreadful it’s good’ movie to earn the title […]

Netflix: Women’s Wrestling GLOW for a Second Season

Netflix: Women’s Wrestling GLOW for a Second Season

  Netflix has renewed GLOW for a second season (ten episodes). Set in 1985 Los Angeles, GLOW follows Ruth Wilder (Alison Brie), a struggling out-of-work actress, as she auditions for, trains for, and eventually makes the first-ever women’s wrestling TV show. Inspired by the short-lived, but beloved, show from the 80s, GLOW is a Cinderella […]

GLOW – Ladies’ Wrestling Series Premieres Today on Netflix!

GLOW – Ladies’ Wrestling Series Premieres Today on Netflix!

It’s GLOW day today (23 June) on Netflix. Time to celebrate the Gorgeous Ladies of Wrestling! GLOW tells the fictional story of Ruth Wilder (Alison Brie), an out-of-work, struggling actress in 1980s Los Angeles who finds one last chance for stardom when she’s thrust into the glitter and spandex world of women’s wrestling.  In addition […]

Netflix Ladies Wrestling Series Premiere: GLOW!

Netflix Ladies Wrestling Series Premiere: GLOW!

Ready​, Set, GLOW!!  ​The gorgeous ladies of wrestling are here and they are ready to rumble! The upcoming comedy series  will premiere on 23 June . Inspired by the short-lived, but beloved show from the 80s, GLOW tells the fictional story of Ruth Wilder (Alison Brie), an out-of-work, struggling actress in 1980s Los Angeles, who finds one last chance for stardom, […]

Film Review & Trailer: How To Be Single

Film Review & Trailer: How To Be Single

Frances Winston was expecting this to be a feminist movie with four female leads, but found instead a rom-com with some stereotypical storylines. Good for some laughs. Directed by: Christian Ditter –  Starring: Dakota Johnson, Rebel Wilson, Alison Brie, Leslie Mann In a season of extremely male-centric movies, you would be hard-pressed to find a […]