Lauren Bradshaw, Author at Farmville

THE FALL GUY

MOVIE REVIEW

Movie Review: The Fall Guy

From its death-defying stunt work and action scenes to the red hot chemistry between Ryan Gosling and Emily Blunt, THE FALL GUY is the most ... Read more

by Lauren Bradshaw, Friday, May 24, 2024 5:48 pm

Civil War movie review

MOVIE REVIEW

Movie Review: Civil War

Even with a title like CIVIL WAR, writer/director Alex Garland’s latest blockbuster isn’t as political as you may think. Instead, it is a jarring semi-horror ... Read more

by Lauren Bradshaw, Thursday, May 2, 2024 12:00 pm

Regime Review

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TV Review: Regime

My loves, you are in for such a treat with HBO’s newest satirical political miniseries THE REGIME, starring Kate Winslet. A six episode dark comedy, ... Read more

by Lauren Bradshaw, Wednesday, April 17, 2024 4:23 pm

Dr. Death review

TV REVIEW

TV Review: Doctor Death Season 2

I am a big true crime podcast fan and one of the most consistently interesting series has been Wondery’s DR. DEATH. Each season follows a ... Read more

by Lauren Bradshaw, Friday, January 12, 2024 5:00 pm

MOVIE REVIEW

Movie Review: The End We Start From

Based off of the novel by Megan Hunter, THE END WE START FROM is another movie I have been anxiously awaiting and following since its ... Read more

by Lauren Bradshaw, Thursday, January 4, 2024 5:00 pm

Entertainment

Interviews with the cast of May December

It is no secret that MAY DECEMBER is one of my favorite films of the year. Todd Haynes is one of the best directors working ... Read more

by Lauren Bradshaw, Wednesday, December 27, 2023 5:43 pm

NYAD

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Middleburg Interview: Nyad Screenwriter Julia Cox

NYAD, Netflix’s latest crowdpleaser, is so much more than a biopic on record-breaking swimmer Diana Nyad (played by Annette Bening). It is a character study ... Read more

by Lauren Bradshaw, Wednesday, November 22, 2023 3:35 pm

Jerry and Marge Go Large

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Movie Review: Jerry and Marge Go Large

So I know I am over a year late to the game on this, but when I watched JERRY AND MARGE GO LARGE and it ... Read more

by Lauren Bradshaw, Thursday, September 14, 2023 2:35 pm

MOVIE REVIEW

Movie Review: No Hard Feelings

NO HARD FEELINGS is my first movie surprise of the year. Admittedly, I am a Jennifer Lawrence fan, so I went into the movie mostly ... Read more

by Lauren Bradshaw, Tuesday, July 4, 2023 11:45 am

MOVIE REVIEW

Movie Review: Indiana Jones and the Dial of Destiny

The first three things I associate with an Indiana Jones movie are the best stunt work in Hollywood, kick-ass opening sequences, and of course the ... Read more

by Lauren Bradshaw, Sunday, July 2, 2023 10:53 am

Platonic

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TV Review: Platonic

The new romantic comedy PLATONIC, starring Rose Byrne and Seth Rogen, asks the age old question… can men and women really just be friends or ... Read more

by Lauren Bradshaw, Friday, June 2, 2023 5:05 pm

The Diplomat

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TV Review: The Diplomat

Netflix is hitting it out of the park this year, releasing two of my favorite series with BEEF and now THE DIPLOMAT. A political drama, ... Read more

by Lauren Bradshaw, Sunday, May 7, 2023 2:20 pm

Beef

TV Review: Beef

I have been obsessed with the A24/Netflix series BEEF since I first saw it in January. A group chat with two of my best friends ... Read more

by Lauren Bradshaw, Friday, April 14, 2023 5:34 pm

Cocaine Bear

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Movie Review: Cocaine Bear

To say COCAINE BEAR makes for a fun time at the movies would be a severe understatement. Directed by Elizabeth Banks, this raucous film is ... Read more

by Lauren Bradshaw, Thursday, March 2, 2023 12:29 pm

Knock At The Cabin

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Movie Review: Knock at the Cabin

M. Night Shyamalan is one of the most exciting directors working today and one of the few filmmakers that can draw audiences based on his ... Read more

by Lauren Bradshaw, Thursday, February 16, 2023 10:58 am

Pinocchio

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Movie Review: Pinocchio is del Toro’s masterpiece

Guillermo del Toro said it best when he said, “Animation is a medium, not a genre.” This statement perfectly explains how audiences should view films ... Read more

by Lauren Bradshaw, Saturday, January 14, 2023 12:45 am

The Recruit

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Interview: Laura Haddock for The Recruit

Netflix’s new spy series THE RECRUIT is an entertaining, thrilling take on the spy genre. Instead of focusing on a case officer, the series follows ... Read more

by Lauren Bradshaw, Wednesday, December 21, 2022 12:20 pm

Columns

Movie Review: Does The Wonder live up to its name?

Based on the novel by Emma Donoghue, THE WONDER is an eerie and enthralling thriller that explores the conflict between fact and faith. Set in ... Read more

by Lauren Bradshaw, Thursday, December 8, 2022 11:36 am

TV REVIEW

TV Review — Lawrence goes back to her roots in ‘Causeway’

Let’s be real, I love a Jennifer Lawrence movie anyway I can get it. But I especially love that in Apple TV+’s CAUSEWAY Lawrence has ... Read more

by Lauren Bradshaw, Wednesday, November 9, 2022 4:00 pm

Lifestyles

Movie Review: The Woman King is an emotionally affecting film

THE WOMAN KING, co-written and directed by Gina Prince-Bythewood (LOVE AND BASKETBALL) is set in the West African kingdom of Dahome in the 1820s. Although ... Read more

by Lauren Bradshaw, Thursday, September 22, 2022 3:38 pm

Columns

Movie Review: The Gray Man

“The Gray Man,” written and directed by the Russo Brothers, is one of Netflix’s largest scale, original films yet. With an all-star cast, high-octane action ... Read more

by Lauren Bradshaw, Saturday, July 30, 2022 10:47 am