Writer from the UK. Interested in drama, thriller, and tragedy.
Ozark: Portraying Mental Illness
Ozark season three threw a spanner in the works when a new character with bipolarism was introduced. Minor spoilers ahead. Amidst the Byrd family’s usual antics with the mob, the Snells, and pretty much everyone who’s wanted to kill Marty at some point, a new character is introduced: Wendy’s brother Ben. In the beginning, it seems like he’s been thrown in the mix to add another character and some minor plot points but as time goes on it’s revealed that he’s one of the most notable characters of the season.
If 'Uncut Gems' Stressed You Out, Here's 4 More Anxiety-Inducing Films
Directed by The Safdie Brothers, Uncut Gems (2019) is one rollercoaster of an experience. If you enjoy pulling your hair out, here are four more films that should do the job. Spoiler free.
Ellie and Will stand in silence, taking in the row of canvassed paintings hung neatly on the small studio wall. Countering the alignment, an art desk is stationed solitarily on the other side of the room, full to the brim of supplies. Pieces of unfinished art are scattered all over the surrounding area. Poster tubes and paint-ridden boards are stacked in a messy pile.