What to Watch: Movie/Show Reviews

The Highlights: Murder, intrigue and betrayal will keep viewers tuned in to watch the Rayburn family come undone.

Drink Pairing: Dark N Stormy

SYNOPSIS: Full of talented, iconic actors, this dramatic series is easy to binge because it is only three seasons long. Bragging rights go to this short series for casting legends Sissy Spacek and Sam Shepard as the matriarch and patriarch of the Rayburn clan. Danny, the eldest of the…

The Highlights: Thrilling politcal drama from the BBC where David Budd, a British Army war veteran suffering from PTSD, becomes a bodyguard.

Drink Pairing: Black Velvet

SYNOPSIS: A fantastic six-part political thriller series coming to us from the BBC! David Budd, a British Army war veteran suffering from PTSD, lands himself a job working for the Royalty and Specialist Protection Branch of the London’s Metropolitan Police Service. In his new role, he is responsible for…

The Highlights: It's comedy at its finest with the pairing of Jane Fonda and Lily Tomlin as the leading characters in this forward-thinking sitcom.

Drink Pairing: Classic Martini

SYNOPSIS: It’s comedy at its finest with the pairing of Jane Fonda and Lily Tomlin as the leading characters in this forward-thinking sitcom. Grace and Frankie have been sparring partners for as long as their husbands have been friends; the women just cannot get along. When their successful divorce…

The Highlights: If sci-fi, fantasy is your thing, The Umbrella Academy is the perfect dark drama for you.

Drink Pairing: The Superhero

SYNOPSIS: If sci-fi, fantasy is your thing, this is the perfect dark drama for you. Based on a comic book series, this thriller begins when 43 women from around the world give birth on the same day in 1989 in spite of showing no signs of pregnancy when the…

The Highlights: Queen of the South: catch up on this popular series where Teresa Mendoza becomes involved with the member of a drug cartel who subsequently is murdered.

Drink Pairing: Premier Margarita

SYNOPSIS: Now is the perfect time to binge this action drama created around a strong female protagonist; while renewed for a fifth season, production is delayed due to Covid-19 providing time for new fans to get hooked on the rise of Teresa Mendoza. Living in a barrio in Mexico,…