THE YEAR OF THE RABBIT – Review by Martha K Baker

The Year of the Rabbit is the most ridiculous series on television — and that’s good news. This police-procedural, streaming on Topic, is knee-slappingly funny. Take one burly, tough, blow-hard, inebriated cop. Park him in the late Victorian Age in the East End of London and turn him loose on crime.

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ARDE MADRID – Review by Alexandra Heller-Nicholas

Perfectly scripted, cast and performed, this Spanish episodic about Ava Gardner’s sojourn in 1960s Madrid, is a wildly racy and hilariously funny series that sure-handedly weaves together narrative threads as disparate as a sexy stone, a table-top dancing goat and Juan Peron in exile. Hilariously funny, Arde Madrid is a reminder that not all meaningful feminist stories need be told with a sledgehammer.

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