How To Tell If A Show Is Written By A Woman (259/365)

We love a good provocative title, before the men who read the title get pissed off, take a deep breath. I'm not even going to insult your intelligence by stating 'not all men' because in all honesty male writers range from good to bad, like anyone else. However, when it comes to writing a female … Continue reading How To Tell If A Show Is Written By A Woman (259/365)

We Need More Coming Of Age Muslim Media (229/365)

For someone who spends a lot of time talking about representation, I didn't really realise how little representation Muslims of today have. The glass shattered when I saw a trailer for the Ramy Hassan's new show 'Ramy' and now I WANT MORE OF THESE SHOWS. Especially considering the fact that it's personally relatable to me, … Continue reading We Need More Coming Of Age Muslim Media (229/365)

The Real Gender Traitors In Handmaids Tale (221/365)

Handmaids Tale is one of those shows that truly haunts you, especially watching it as a woman. You see the effects of a truly misogynistic society built on a bastardised version of religion that condemns sin in any way, including women's rights and homosexuality. It takes traditional gender values and makes it the absolute law, … Continue reading The Real Gender Traitors In Handmaids Tale (221/365)

More People Need To Watch Maniac (217/365)

I remember when Netflix original 'Maniac' first aired, I was tempted to watch it but decided to add it to my list as I didn't have the time or energy to watch it initially. The fact that Jonah Hill and Emma Stone feature in it was a big plus for me as they're both amazing … Continue reading More People Need To Watch Maniac (217/365)

Why Villains Have To Look a Certain Way To Make Us Feel Safe (167/365)

When you think of a villain or a bad person, what image do you have in mind. Are they big, small, tall, ugly, odd? Well, real villains look just like us, some are attractive well adjusted individuals who just commit horrific crimes. However in movies and TV, villains are easy to spot and this is … Continue reading Why Villains Have To Look a Certain Way To Make Us Feel Safe (167/365)

Why We’re Disappointed with Black Mirror Season 5 (166/365)

Black Mirror is one of those shows that has a massive cult following, and you either watch it and love it, or you don't. For years it's explored different aspects of society and technology without holding back on us, it's even widely known for being seriously fucked up - there are episodes I can't watch … Continue reading Why We’re Disappointed with Black Mirror Season 5 (166/365)

My Favourite Tyrion Lannister Moments (136/365)

Tyrion Lannister is one of my favourite characters in Game of Thrones, he's witty, smart and honestly he has a way of scheming that makes the audience want to root for him. He uses his position for his own gain as well as wanting to help other people, I think it was season 2 that … Continue reading My Favourite Tyrion Lannister Moments (136/365)

What We Know So Far about Handmaid’s Tale Season 3 (135/365)

If you haven't watched The Handmaids Tale, what are you doing, go watch it now. It's honestly one of the best TV shows out right now, it might be horrifically depressing at times but it's honestly worth it! Season 3's trailer is out now and Hulu have really amped things up! https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=RcTvQx1Wot0 Warning: Spoilers Ahead … Continue reading What We Know So Far about Handmaid’s Tale Season 3 (135/365)

How to Avoid Spoilers like a Pro (120/365)

I think it's safe to say that we've reached that point in 2019 where every show/movie that we've been waiting for has (or is) coming out. The lead up to a lot of these releases has been painful for a lot of us, but the fact that movies like Avengers: End Game have finally hit … Continue reading How to Avoid Spoilers like a Pro (120/365)

Please Don’t Spoil Things… (108/365)

Thanks to the digital age, we stream shows like we've never done before. There was once a time where we had to wait until a certain time to watch out shows, but now everythings available at the click of a finger - when you add social media to the mix, then being left out of … Continue reading Please Don’t Spoil Things… (108/365)