Lissete Lanuza Sáenz
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Lawyer. Writer. Columnist. Geek. Eternal optimist. Fangirl since the dawn of time. Hates the color yellow, olives and cigarettes. Has a recurring nightmare where she’s forced to choose between sports and books. Falls in love with fictional characters.

‘Fit For Christmas’ Review: We Ain’t Gonna Lie, It Was Cute

CBS’s Fit For Christmas is the perfect movie for those who enjoy their Christmas movies with a dash of antagonism.

The Witcher: Blood Origin Interview: Declan de Barra & Lauren Hissrich

The minds behind The Witcher: Blood Origin, Declan de Barra and Lauren Hissrich discuss the new show as well as the narrators of this tale.

‘Christmas With the Campbells’ Review: Skip, Skip, Skip

Christmas with the Campbells is painfully unfunny, the romance doesn’t work and the characters are not even interesting. It’s a skip for us.

‘Hotel for the Holidays’ Review: Actually Charming

Hotel for the Holidays is pretty basic, but Mena Massoud is in it, and he’s smiling, and that’s pretty much all we need to be convinced.

‘Chicago Fire’ 11×09 Advance Review: “Nemesis”

Chicago Fire 11×09 “Nemesis” is a really good episode of what this show does well and an episode that reminds you of what the show fails at.

‘Chicago P.D.’ 10×09 Advance Review: “Proof of Burden”

Chicago P.D. 10×09 “Proof of Burden” is a pretty underwheling season finale that serves as bookend to a story we didn’t really care for.

‘Chicago P.D.’ 10×09 Preview: “Proof of Burden”

Chicago P.D. 10×09 turns the focus back on Sean, and it seems like it’ll make as much sense as the rest of this storyline has — not much.

‘NCIS: Los Angeles’ 14×08 Review: “Let It Burn”

NCIS: Los Angeles 14×08 “Let It Burn” is the kind of episode that makes you look back and appreciate how far the show has come.

Brianna Joy Crump Talks Of Cages and Crowns & What’s Next

We talked to Brianna Joy Crump about her first book, Of Cages and Crowns, what’s next for Monroe’s story and what inspired the book.

‘The Noel Diary’ Review: Love is Bravery

The Noel Diary is a much more serious Christmas movie than we’re used to from Netflix — but it works.

‘Andor’ 1×12 Review: “Rix Road”

Andor 1×12 “Rix Road” comes full circle and establishes the show as the best Star Wars live action series to date.

‘NCIS: Hawaiʻi’ 2×08 Review: “Curtain Call”

NCIS: Hawaiʻi 2×08 “Curtain Call” is a pretty dry episode that evidences Lucy’s abscence, but hey, Jane Tennant still kicks ass.

‘NCIS: Los Angeles’ 14×07 Review: “Survival of the Fittest”

NCIS: Los Angeles 14×07 “Survival of the Fittest” is about balancing family life and work — but the message is centered on Deeks, not Kensi.

‘Christmas With You’ Review: Healing, Music and Tamales!

Christmas With You doesn’t have any royalty or magical Santa figure that makes things happen, but there’s magic in representation too.

‘Chicago Fire’ 11×08 Review: “A Beautiful Life”

Chicago Fire 11×08 “A Beautiful Life” fumbles the Gallo and Carver of it all, but at leaast there’s always Stellaride to keep us happy.

‘Chicago P.D.’ 10×08 Review: “Under the Skin”

Chicago P.D. 10×08 “Under the Skin” takes a long overdue look at Kim’s trauma — and gives us a hell of a lot of Burzek feels.

‘Andor’ 1×11 Review: “Daughter of Ferrix”

Andor 1×11 “Daughter of Ferrix” is a study on how we process grief and the decisions we have to make for the greater good.

Christmas With You Interview: Aimee Garcia and Freddie Prinze Jr.

Aimee Garcia and Freddie Prinze Jr. talk Christmas Without You, navigating grief during the holidays …and tamales!

‘NCIS: Hawaiʻi’ 2×07 Review: “Vanishing Act”

NCIS: Hawaiʻi 2×07 “Vanishing Act” is an episode about Jesse, about Lucy and about how being loved gives you confidence.

‘NCIS: Los Angeles’ 14×06 Review: “Glory of the Sea”

NCIS: Los Angeles 14×06 “Glory of the Sea” is a pretty fun episode of television, even if nothing deep actually happens.

‘Chicago Fire’ 11×08 Preview: “A Beautiful Life” 

It’s hard to tell what Chicago Fire 11×08 “A Beautiful Life” is about, and honestly, it feels like that’s a trend these days.