Like a fine game of chess, THE QUEEN’S GAMBIT feels a bit long and takes patience and focus, but it is always compelling and ultimately winning, especially given a fantastic performance from Anya Taylor-Joy, and a really smart sense of slow-burn tension building from episode to episode, courtesy of LOGAN co-writer, Scott Frank’s sharp scripts and direction. You should definitely—Check—it out!

It is available to stream on Netflix!

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