EXCLUSIVE INTERVIEW: ‘Midnight Kiss’ Director Carter Smith Talks LGBTQ+ Slasher

In an effort to build a space for queer people like myself, every Tuesday I’ll be posting opinion pieces, listicals, reviews, and more focused on the LGBT community (and occasionally about the Latinx/WOC community since I am Latinx.) Welcome to…

Fangirlish Best of 2019: Ships We Want To See Set Sail In 2020

2020 is full of possibilities. Plenty of new shows will soon fill our TV screens, and have the potential to provide us with new favorite characters and ships. We also have all our favorite shows either resuming mid-season or premiering…

Decade Roundtable: The Most Influential Singer of The Decade

I think that we can all agree that music defines so many moments in our lives. For us the singers behind the music are also the people we look up to, the people that inspire, and the people that make…

Decade Roundtable: The Most Influential Band of the Decade

Music. We couldn’t live without it. It sets a mood. It sets a tone. It changes things. When we’re looking back over the past decade we have to say that One Direction made major changes to the music scene this…

Fangirlish End of Year Lists: Shows We’re Looking Forward to in 2020

There’s a lot to look forward to in 2020, but especially in terms of the TV landscape. Whether it’s an upcoming new show, or one of our favorites returning for another season, we’ve got a lot of hopes for television…

Decade Roundtable: The Fandom That Influenced You The Most

Fangirlish was born out of fandom. It was born out of a love for fandom, the influence of fandom, and the way that fandom could influenced us. Fandom made our lives change. It changed the trajectory of our lives. But…

Decade Roundtable: Best Movie Actor of the Decade

In a decade that was dominated by Marvel, Star Wars, and well… everything Twilight – one can’t be shocked that the people that we have chosen as the best movie actors of the decade mainly fall under those. We have…

Fangirlish End Of Year Lists: 20 Books We’re Looking Forward to in 2020

So many books, so little time. Lately it feels like it’s all we can do to keep up with stacking books in our TBR pile. But with 2020 right around the corner, we had to take a second to think…

‘The Witcher’: Season 1 Roundtable

When The Witcher premiered, a lot of us here at Fangirlish fell in love with it. Typically, for things a bunch of us love or want to talk about in general, we put together a roundtable to discuss our thoughts, feelings…

‘Black Widow’ Roundtable: Trailer Breakdown

As anticipation builds around Black Widow‘s May 2020 release, launching Phase 4 of the Marvel Cinematic Universe, we want to discuss some of our opinions about the film’s trailer and the future of the MCU. Black Widow was directed by…

‘The Mandalorian’ 1×08 Review: “Redemption”

The finale of The Mandalorian had what I’ve been waiting for all season–background on Mando, even with the long awaited reveal of his actual name, and the removal of his helmet as well. Jam-packed with action, a bit of intrigue,…

Fangirlish End of Year Lists: Movies We’re Looking Forward To In 2020

2019 is quickly coming to a close, and this year gave us many great films.  We stepped back into the Marvel Universe with Avengers: Endgame, we fell in love and had our hearts shattered watching After, Us taught us that…

Decade Roundtable: Best TV Actor of the Decade

We watch a lot of television. So much that this one was really hard for us. Narrowing down to a favorite is never an easy task. The past decade has given us a lot of great television actors and here’s…

Decade Roundtable: Best Movie Actress Of The Decade

Actors make an impression on you. They do. It could be for their acting or for their looks. It could be for their interviews, their social media… there are a lot of things. For us – picking the best movie…

Fangirlish Best of 2019 Lists: Ships of the Year

Oh, to love love. It’s that time of the year again, the time to look back at the fictional couples that made us smile, the ones that made us sigh and aww. The ones that made our hearts aflutter, and…

Hulu’s ‘Into the Night: Midnight Kiss’ Spoiler Free Review

I’ve been so sick and tired of watching people who identify as LGBTQ+ dying in the horror movies I watch. People like me are always the plucky sidekick or friend who dies while the main hetero couple makes it to…

Decade Roundtable: The Worst Movie Of The Decade

Movies. When we’re talking about good or bad ones – it’s really easy for us to just pass judgement. You either like it or you don’t. For us breaking down the worst was easy, but we could have gone ham…

2019 End Of Year Lists: Moments That Restored Our Faith In Humanity

2019 has been a rough year for many. Whether politically, climate, or personal, it seems like this year was one of eye opening attention to what needs to change in 2020. That can be a good thing, or a little…

Thirsty Thursday: Evan Roderick Edition

I’m deep in screeners of Spinning Out and this means I have a new crush. Lord help us all, Evan Roderick is hot. In Spinning Out he plays Justin, a bad boy pairs figure skater, who we all will be…

Decade Roundtable: Most Underrated Book Series Of The Decade

Books are the cheapest form of travel – taking you away to another space and time – away from your life and away from all the complications that life can bring. We’ve read hundreds of books – thousands between us…

Decade Roundtable: Best TV Actress Of The Decade

We watch a lot of television and we definitely see a lot of different actresses come across the screen. Which ones are our favorites? The list could be a book. Every actress brings something different to the screen. It’s true,…