Sacha Baron Cohen takes on a more serious role in “The Spy”
By Lisa Woolfson
“The Spy” opens with the phrase, “Inspired by true events,” which changes the whole way the viewer will watch the show. Not three minutes into the pilot episode, the viewer sees Eli Cohen (played by Sacha Baron Cohen) with bloodied fingers, being begged by a rabbi to sign a letter. The audience ...
Netflix explores family drama in ‘‘The Meyerowitz Stories’
By Grace Mottley
Views expressed in opinion columns are the author’s own.
“The Meyerowitz Stories (New and Selected),” takes funnymen Ben Stiller and Adam Sandler and puts them onto a stage to emotionally and rawly depict the desperation often tied to family dynamics. It’s not a comedy, as Netflix ...