10 excellent series of recent years about women
Interesting dramas, detective stories, witty comedies and even a gloomy anti-utopia. This are the best series collected by Bemorepanda about women and their life.
Sorry for Your Loss
Lee Shaw was happily married. And then her husband died, and the young heroine lost almost everything in life. Do you need to learn to communicate with friends again, remember your interests and gradually let go of the past.
Little Fires Everywhere
Elena Richardson lives with her husband and children in the quiet city of Shaker Heights, where everyone is literally obsessed with order and cleanliness. Once the heroine meets Mia Warren - an artist and photographer who came with her daughter Pearl and temporarily lives in a car. Elena decides to help her new friend, but gradually this leads to serious problems.
Three housewives found themselves in a very difficult situation: they do not have money to pay the bills, and one also has a sick daughter. Desperate, they arm themselves with a toy gun and go to rob a supermarket. The proceeds are much higher than expected, but the heroines are taking over the world of crime.
Nadia leaves the party dedicated to her birthday, and then dies under the wheels of the car. The next moment she returns at the moment when she was just about to leave the holiday. The heroine will die over and over again, stuck in a loop of time. Then Nadia decides to figure out the cause of the anomaly.
Dead to Me
After her husband was hit by a car, Jen alone brings up two sons. She believes that she can find the culprit of the accident by inspecting cars on the streets. In a support group, Jen meets Judy's strange neighbor. Women become friends, supporting each other in difficult moments. But Judy has some secrets in the past.
Reporter Camilla Priker returns to her hometown to write an article about disappearances and murders of children. But once at home under the control of an autocratic mother, she again plunges into unpleasant memories of her childhood and her dead sister. And at this time, the general situation is heating up.
In the Wild West, criminal Roy Hood escaped from his adoptive father and accomplice Frank Griffin with looted goods. He took refuge in a secluded ranch near the city of La Belle, where almost only women live after the collapse of the mine.
Why Women Kill
Three women lived in the same house, but at different times. Each of them at some point encountered difficulties in their relationship. It is impossible to predict what a housewife from the 60s, a socialite from the 80s and a lawyer from today will do. Although the headline hints that good things will not end.
Eva Polastri, a MI5 employee, is completely different from the cool movie intelligence agents. She is mired in domestic problems and feels very insecure. But it is Eve who will have to track down the insane hired killer with Russian roots, known under the pseudonym Villanel. Over time, their confrontation develops into an obsession.
The Morning Show
For many years, Alex Levy hosted the popular Morning Show program with her colleague Mitch Kessler. But then he was accused of sexual harassment and fired. Now Alex must fight for her place with the new employee Bradley Jackson.
Every time something goes wrong in a woman's life or when they simply don't have the same strength to fight for their dreams, they need a few hours of peace with themselves, in which not to think about problems, the time that unhindered passes them,but also past or future. In those moments, women choose to hide in the quiet of their room and be part of the journey and life of strong, complex and unpredictable women.
It is an emotional movie inspired by the book of the same name written by Kathryn Stockett. An emotional drama about courage, the power to inspire social change, love and friendship regardless of skin color.
Facing personal problems that devastate her inside, her mother's death, the end of her marriage and drug addiction, Cheryl Strayed (Reese Witherspoon) is at a point where she feels there is no hope. After years of reactions that slowly led her to personal destruction, she makes a decision that those around her consider totally reckless: to start a journey of 1500 km, on foot and alone, without experience, de- along the Pacific Crest Trail, a beautiful mountain trail that connects the northern United States border with Mexico.
Million Dollar Baby
An exceptional movie that blows up any stereotype about women. It also conveys to us in a very special way that our age can only slow down our physique, not our spirit. Maggie Fitzgerald, played remarkably by Hilary Swank, shows us that dreams have no limits and that you can get where you want as long as you fight with all your might.
Mona Lisa Smile
A movie that teaches you about the value of dignity, courage and firmness to fight for a purpose in life. An intelligent movie that talks about the status of women in a certain society and describes the relationship of admiration and respect that is born between Katherine Watson (Julia Roberts) who teaches art history and the students of Wellesley College in New England in 1953. A movie about the courage to be alive what you want, not what others want.
How a woman's life is seen through the eyes of a child. A special movie made with special attention to detail, filmed in a way that perfectly reproduces the atmosphere of the 40's in a Sicilian town by the sea, excellently complemented by music signed by Il Maestro Ennio Morricone. Malena is an extraordinarily beautiful woman (played by one of the most beautiful women in the world, Monica Bellucci) who lives in this town with her father and is waiting for her newlywed enlisted on the African front. The perfection of her body arouses bodily lust from men of all ages, but especially a 12-year-old boy is the one who will fall in love with her irretrievably, will become her shadow and will see her in all the stages in which her life will transform.
"I met many women who told me: don't look at me. I forgot them. The only one I haven't forgotten is the one who never asked me: Malena. "
One of the most beautiful movies, which is seen every time with the same enthusiasm, probably to some extent and because of the charismatic Emma Stone, whom all adore. Easy A is, in essence, an exhortation to young and adolescent women not to let the narrow perception or vision of others affect them or change them inside. Don't let the mouth of the world hurt them and be aware that what they think and feel is important.
Eat Pray Love
We often forget that life should be seen as a journey, and sometimes you need to change direction if the road is wrong. Eat Pray Love is one of those beautiful movies good to see when you feel lost and don't know which way to go. It shows us that there are many ways you can fight monotony, that you don't have to explain to anyone how you choose to live your life, and that you can go and see the world in order to find yourself. The beautiful Julia Roberts takes us on a wonderful journey through beautiful Italy, enigmatic India and beautiful Indonesia.
Miss You Already
A true friendship put to the challenge. Jess (Drew Barrymore) and Milly (Toni Colette) have been best friends since childhood and have shared many beautiful moments, secrets, clothes, experiences, and the differences between them have helped them to have an even closer friendship. However, their lives are turned upside down when Milly finds out that she has breast cancer and needs Jess more than ever.
The Bride's War is a romantic comedy, full of more and more funny moments, with all the ingredients of a successful movie. A story about life, love, friendship and planning a dream wedding that will turn into a real war.
Coco Before Chanel
A motivational movie about the life of the extraordinary woman behind the Chanel empire. Gabrielle Bonheur Chanel is the woman who revolutionized the world of fashion and changed its historical course, through the fierce struggle for integration into a society that was completely different compared to her innovative and original ideas regarding the image of the modern woman. From a singer in a bar in the province to the owner of a business empire, Coco Chanel's journey is absolutely remarkable.
Beautiful nature shots, crime investigation, research projects and immersion in history. This is the collection of top 10 series that will teach you something new.
Don’t F**k with Cats: Hunting an Internet Killer
A creepy real story that emotional people should watch with great care. Once an unknown man posted on the Internet a video of the killing of kittens. Several strangers to each other on the Web decided to figure out the offender themselves. But soon the case took a more terrible turn.
Night on Earth
A stunningly beautiful series from the British studio Plimsoll Productions explores the life of animals that are active at night. The project provides an opportunity to observe the hunting of lions, and bats, and even plunge into the night ocean.
Shock and Awe: The Story of Electricity
Today it is impossible to imagine our life without electricity. It gives not only light in homes, but also provides communication around the world. However, this was not always the case. The project of the BBC channel tells how humanity began to use electricity.
Formula 1: Drive to Survive
A unique project gives fans the opportunity to immerse themselves in the world of Formula 1. The series allows you to follow the fight for the championship title, as well as learn more about the life of riders and the work of teams.
Making a murderer
Steven Avery was arrested on suspicion of rape. Despite the fact that the witnesses did not agree, he was sent to prison for 18 years. Having freed himself, Avery filed a lawsuit against the leadership of the district and several officials. But soon the man was arrested on murder charges.
Through the wormhole
Through the Wormhole is one of the most comprehensive documentary series. In it, even fantastic and philosophical questions are analyzed from a scientific point of view, inviting various experts. And the legendary actor Morgan Freeman brings together all the ideas and presents them in a simple and understandable language.
The Jinx: The Life and Deaths of Robert Durst
The HBO channel is investigating a case involving billionaire Robert Durst. He was accused of a series of murders, and the defendant even admitted to one of them, but convinced everyone that he was only defending himself. The authors of this mini-series found new evidence related to the case.
30 for 30
Back in 2009, the ESPN cable channel launched a series of films dedicated to pivotal events in the sports world. Each season contains 30 episodes telling about important moments in the history of boxing, football, hockey and other popular competitions.
One strange rock
The series, received in the original ironic title “One Strange Rock”, is dedicated to the secrets of our planet. The authors talk about unexplored corners of the Earth and the most unusual phenomena.
Cosmos: A Spacetime Odyssey
Scientist Neil Degrasse Tyson “travels” in space and time, telling viewers about scientific discoveries, space, secrets of the past and the likely future.
This series is based on the project "Space: a personal journey" in 1980, which was led by Carl Sagan. But over the years, science has gone far ahead, and the possibilities of television have greatly expanded. The series has a sequel called "Space: Possible Worlds."
This is the compilation of the best series about or with werewolves. Everyone, even the hopeless romantics, and lovers of scary stories will find here something interesting for themselves. Choose the best from this list to watch for the rest of quarantine.
As the quarantine measure have not been lifted in full across most of the countries, we still have time to stay at home and enjoy watching a good movie compiled by Bemorepanda.
16-year-old lovers Harry and June escape from the supervision of their parents. Suddenly strange things begin to happen to the heroes, after which June discovers the ability to transform into other people. Perhaps professor Halvorson will help her control supernatural powers.
To avenge the death of his mother, freshman Jack Morton enters a secret community that involves him in a dangerous game. Gradually, the hero finds himself in the center of hostility between werewolves and dark magicians.
The only werewolf woman in the world, Elena Michaels, is trying to live a normal human life. But once something happens, because of which she has to return to the pack, leaving the groom - an ordinary guy.
In the town of Hemlock Grove, one of the local girls dies, and this event strangely coincides with the arrival of young Peter Rumancek, whom evil tongues call a werewolf. Rumors attract the attention of Roman Godfrey, the heir to the richest family in the city. The guys become friends and together try to reveal the secret of the killer’s identity, especially since he is clearly not going to stop on one victim.
The notorious werewolf and depressed vampire decide to rent a house, but do not suspect that there they will meet another neighbor. It turns out to be a cynical ghost of a girl.
A sixteen-year-old teenager, Scott McCall, once bites a mysterious beast, after which the hero realizes that he has become a werewolf. Now he must learn to control himself in order to protect his loved ones.
This British fantasy series will be interesting mainly for a very young audience. In the story, the young girl Maddy lives in a family of half-wolves and carefully hides her nature from others. Once at a school where the heroine studies, a new one appears, in whose veins wolf blood also flows. After some time, an unusual relationship develops between teenagers.
An ordinary girl, Bo, learns that she is a born succubus, feeding on the energy of people. At the same time, the heroine refuses to take the side of dark or light forces and simply lives on her own, moonlighting as a private detective. She is assisted by Russian thief Kenzie, detective-werewolf Dyson and researcher Lauren Lewis.
Detective Nick Burkhardt learns that he is from an old family of fighters against evil spirits. Now the hero has to lead a double life in order to continue the work of his ancestors and protect everyone who is in danger. Nick’s associate is the re-educated werewolf Eddie Monroe, whom you can always turn to for help and advice.
“The originals” grew out of the multi-part teenage drama “The Vampire Diaries”. As in the original series, they immediately tell about werewolves and vampires, and a significant part of the timing is involved in the analysis of complex characters' family relationships.
Bemorepanda collected 10 unusual detective stories, psychological thrillers about the games of the mind and original projects of famous directors.
The action of the three episodes of this series takes place in one hotel room, but at different times. Visitors discuss their personal lives, scandals, and even plan crimes.
Secret agent Ethan Burke travels to the small town of Wayward Pines to investigate the disappearance of two colleagues. And one of the disappeared is the former lover of the protagonist. Near the destination, he has an accident and comes to his senses already in the hospital. Burke soon discovers that in Wayward Pines all residents are being watched, and the city is surrounded by a wall. There are more and more questions.
Detectives interrogate suspects at police stations in four countries. In each case, you need to find your own approach to a possible criminal in order to make him tell the truth. And the dialogue turns into a psychological duel.
Too Old to Die Young
Policeman Martin is trying to find the killer of his partner. But the hero hides evidence from colleagues and plunges into the world of the yakuza, the Russian mafia and the Mexican cartels. Soon, Martin himself turns into a killer. Meanwhile, the killer of his partner is trying to escape.
Tales from the Loop
A small American city is located above the "Loop" - the center where scientists conduct experiments and "make the impossible possible." Because of this, absolutely fantastic events often happen to residents: schoolchildren stop time, two friends change bodies, and a guard moves to a parallel world.
A young family hires a nanny for their child. The girl who came to their house is closed and very religious. But the problem is not only in it - with the baby and mother, too, everything is very strange.
The chief of the Shawshank prison commits suicide. His successor decides to open one of the abandoned blocks and discovers in him a mysterious man who knows only Henry Diver, who has long left Castle Rock. The diver is returning to his hometown, but further events take an ever more terrible turn.
Owen has serious mental problems, which are aggravated by constant criticism of his family. Annie for many years can not forgive himself for the death of his sister. Heroes are found in an experimental clinic, where they are offered to undergo a new treatment and fix their lives. Soon, Owen and Annie realize that together they can overcome any difficulties.
Programmer Sergey is invited to the secret department of Amaya, where the team of developers works with a new quantum computer. He soon disappears. The bride of Sergei Lily Chan - also an employee of this company - is sure that the leadership is behind the loss. She begins her own investigation.
Each season of this anthology tells a new story. In the mid-19th century, an expedition led by explorer John Franklin aboard the Terror and Erebus ships set off for the northern coast of Canada. Both ships are stuck in the ice. And soon the teams are faced with a supernatural enemy. The events of the second season unfold in a Japanese camp during the Second World War, where mysterious murders take place.
There is some kind of week of self-isolation there, and you no longer know what to do with yourself? The way out of the situation is to get hooked on a good series. Especially for our beautiful ladies, we have made a selection of TV shows that will help you brighten up quarantine everyday life.
"Sex and the City"
This series has won millions of hearts. The story of four girlfriends living in the dream city of New York. Each of them is unique and goes its own way of life. Being between career, family and love affairs, they are not averse to meeting and gossiping on all pressing topics.
Another classic of the "female" series. A tragicomedy about four housewives living on Wisteria Lane. The life of each of them is shrouded in secrets, therefore you observe with interest the life of all the heroines.
Which girl didn’t watch this romantic series? How cool is to watch the love story between the main characters played by Natalia Oreiro and Facundo Arana. Quarantine is a great opportunity to review the series.
The mysterious gossip on the pages of her anonymous blog shares all the intrigues that unfold among the characters in a private school. Not a single secret passes by, and students believe its notes unconditionally. The main secret is kept secret until the very last series.
"Big little lie"
The murder that occurred during the school prom, turns the life of five women in a new adventure. The detective line of the series is intriguing and exciting.
Seductive Latin American maids work for the wealthy and famous inhabitants of Beverly Hills. They have to keep clean, although there is a lot of dirt in these mansions. Gossip, intrigue, treachery of the owners and the worst - the brutal murder of their fifth girlfriend. The series resembles such hits as "Desperate Housewives" and "Sex and the City."
“Why do women kill?”
The stories of three women: housewives from the 1960s, socialite from the 1980s and a lawyer from the 2010s. But it is interesting that the stories of all the heroines occur in one house. Each of them is faced with the betrayal of his beloved, which subsequently leads to murder.
The sensational Russian series of Konstantin Bogomolov, which became very popular with the audience. The action takes place in Moscow, in a city of big money and passions. The series opens the door to the world of glamor, dangerous games and intrigue, but there is always a downside.
An American drama series about four friends, each of whom has their own secrets, problems in life and relationships. The main role in the movie was played by actress Alyssa Milano.
Sofia has always been a rebel, anarchist and implacable fighter with all sorts of rules and conventions. She for a very long time refused to grow up and accept reality as it is. However, finding herself in a practically hopeless financial situation and faced with the need to take some serious steps, she was not at a loss.