It has been fun and quite a journey for me. But the Just Chick Flicks blog will be shutting down on April 1, 2022. It was an incredible 14 years!!! So many movies, so much fun! But it is not the end of my chick flicks journey. I will be writing about my favorite rom-coms, musicals, TV series and more in my email newsletter. Let's stay in touch! … [Read More...] about The Final Episode…
Bridgerton, the new romantic series created by Shonda Rhimes for Netflix, is based on the novels of New York Times bestselling author Julia Quinn.
There are eight novels about the romantic Regency world, each following the lives and loves of the charming and quirky Bridgerton family members.[Read more…] about Have You Read the Bridgerton Novels by Julia Quinn?
“This ain’t your mamma’s period drama!” – Rege’-Jean Page (Simon Bassett)
Romantic period dramas like Poldark and Outlander have legends of loyal (obsessed) fans. Now we have Bridgerton, the sexy, romantic fantasy regency era romance is based on the first book in the series: The Duke and I of the best-selling novels by Julia Quinn. The eight-episode series Bridgerton is Netflix’s blockbuster hit of the season.
It is the first (no doubt of many) projects created by Shonda Rhimes (Grey’s Anatomy, How to Get Away With Murder) in her multi-million dollar deal with Netflix. And with eight books in the Bridgerton series, how can we doubt there will be more in this series.
Why is everyone talking about Bridgerton?[Read more…] about Why Everyone is Talking About Bridgerton
Good Girls on Netflix
Beth (Mad Men’s Christina Hendricks) and her best friend Ruby (Retta from Parks & Rec), and her younger sister Annie (Mae Whitman) are in trouble. These three best friends have serious money problems! The NBC show, Good Girls, tells the unlikely, sometimes funny, sometimes dramatic tale of what happens when three women in Detroit, MI come up against hard financial times?[Read more…] about When Good Girls Go Bad