The Girlfriend Experience, a Non-Judgmental and Hard to Pin Down Depiction of High-Class Escorting

The world of prostitution has been a fascination of director Steven Soderbergh since 2009's The Girlfriend Experience, and with his 13-episode series of the same name debuting on Starz this weekend, it’s clear he’s not tired of the subject. How sex work is portrayed—and there’s no shortage of those portrayals in film…

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Flesh and Bone Is Another Starz Show About Dark, Complex Women

For a certain generation, it might be difficult to watch Starz’s Flesh and Bone without thinking of the 2000 film Center Stage. Yet the former quickly makes it very clear that this is not a fun, light-hearted romp where the underdog rises through the ranks, but a rough journey filled with abuse, drug use and potential…