Monday August 3, 2020

TV Review: Goop dreams as Gwyneth gives it the hard sell

Paltrow offers a look inside her corporate machine but this show is ultimately a boring three-hour infomercial

9th February, 2020
Gwyneth Paltrow doesn’t do herself too many favours in the The Goop Lab on Netflix

The Goop Lab Netflix

This Life BBC Two

I had hoped to use this space today to get stuck into the new season of Better Call Saul. Alas, the calendar dictated otherwise: the show didn’t commence until last night, a couple of days past my deadline. So, instead of banging on about Bob Odenkirk’s increasingly genius-level comic timing and the depths of suppressed menace in Mike Ehrmantraut’s battered face, I present...

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