Fun and interesting – some historical slip-ups… Really fun and interesting show. Set design is amazing and the clothes – to die for! I love Tony Shalhoub, and the rest of the cast is very good. I do take exception to some anachronisms in the script. Yes I was alive in the 50s and I am pretty sure people did not ask “Is that a thing?” or say “It is what it is”…Also, when Midge comes home from her first day of work and takes off her shoes – no stockings! Bare legged was definitely not a thing back then. I believe someone says…
Trite and not funny
Abe, baby, what’s happening…you’re making a pilot…a 1950’s housewife does what? The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel starts out slow and seems too cute at first, but by the time the pilot arrives at its (originally) unexpected conclusion, you’ll very much have wanted it to go there. Rachel Brosnahan stars as the title character, an overachieving 1950’s woman who breezes through college and settles into that era’s “perfect” life: a housewife and mother of two who supports her husband’s ambitions. This includes his dream of becoming a stand-up comedian, which he pursues at…
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