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American Woman: Season 1 (2018)



Critic Consensus: Stereotypes and ambiguity shadow the well-meaning intentions of American Woman, though the nostalgic period setting is cute.


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An unorthodox single mother gets help from two friends to raise her kids after leaving her husband in this period drama set against 1970s second-wave feminism.


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All Critics (16) | Top Critics (8)

Muddled, plodding, unengaging -- this had no perspective other than the obvious one (men are pigs), or a plot much beyond suddenly-single-mom-gets-back-in-workplace.

June 29, 2018 | Full Review…
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If, like me, your formative years developed within you an ability to sit and watch and re-watch Alicia Silverstone do just about anything, you'll welcome her return to the spotlight

June 7, 2018 | Full Review…

An unsatisfying, lackluster vehicle for three performers who deserve more.

June 6, 2018 | Full Review…

For those missing their once weekly dose of Mad Men or Desperate Housewives.

August 15, 2018 | Full Review…

With just a few minutes of screen-time, American Woman torpedos the idea of the cougar.

June 22, 2018 | Full Review…

70s-set feminist dramedy is undermined by stereotypes.

June 19, 2018 | Rating: 2/5 | Full Review…

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