Bite-Sized Reviews

'Underground Railroad', 'Woman in the Window': Five new things to stream now

Worth binge-watching or a waste of time? We weigh in on the latest series, movies and documentaries

23 May 2021 - 00:01

THE UNDERGROUND RAILROAD

Director Barry Jenkins' adaptation of Colson Whitehead's Pulitzer prize-winning novel stars South African actress Thuso Mbedu and stands as one of the most challenging onscreen representations of the brutality of slavery. Beautifully realised and with a standout cast, it's also a masterclass in how to expand source material to new and fascinating heights...

This article is reserved for Sunday Times subscribers.

A subscription gives you full digital access to all Sunday Times content.

Already subscribed? Simply sign in below.

Registered on the BusinessLIVE, Business Day or Financial Mail websites? Sign in with the same details.



Questions or problems? Email helpdesk@timeslive.co.za or call 0860 52 52 00.