The show demonstrates a solid commitment to generating empathy for prisoners and exposing the systemic problems that plague criminal justice in the United States. There are, however, deep problems with the criminal justice system that Orange does not raise.
Orange Is the New Black will tug at your heartstrings, make you feel like you're going crazy, laugh, cry, and yearn for more. Savor every minute of this truly touching, passionate and graceful program.
I think Orange is the New Black does a nice good job of showing the world of women. The connections and friendships resonate. But what is it about Hollywood and female sexuality? They can never slow it down long enough to give us ladies much to lust after.
I'm sure there are those who will be shocked that I not only enjoyed a lot of The Lucky One, but that I think Zac Efron's performance is a break-out moment -- the announcement that a teen dream has made the transition to adult dramatic actor.