“Rise” Season 1 Review

I talked about "Rise" when it premiered, around 12 weeks ago. It's about a teacher, some drama students and their production of the musical “Spring Awakening”, a quite dark and raw play that deals with drugs, sex and other elements that are deemed “inappropriate” for a high school performance. I wasn't too positive in my [...]

“We’re Gonna Rise up” – Rise – First Impression Review (Pilot)

“Rise” aired right after a quite cheesy and easily predictable finale of “This is us”. I won't go into it. I still haven't processed it and it's been more than a week since then. The first impression I got from "Rise" was of a scrappy, not at all polished cinematography. Which is exactly what I [...]