Review: Disney+’s Gritty ‘golden girls’ Reboot is a Neon-Soaked Nightmare

The ultra-stylized and violent take on the classic sitcom is confusing, uncomfortable, and unnecessary.

The series premieres on the Disney+ platform on June 2

When the new Disney+ series was announced last April, it tantalized viewers with an “edgy” take on the original Susan Harris sitcom featuring four mature women living…



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Joe Shetina

They/he. Writer of fiction, screenplays, plays, reviews, essays, and poetry. Chicago.