Today I want to talk about a limited series that garnered a lot of attention back in 2019. The HBO show Chernobyl is based on real events, diving into what happened in 1986. It’s always both diffcult to pull something like that off, so let’s see how it turned out this time!
The Plot (according to RT):
Brave men and women act heroically to mitigate catastrophic damage when the Chernobyl Nuclear Power Plant suffers a nuclear accident on April 26, 1986.
Damn, this was really intense. You can tell immediately why Chernobyl won so many awards. The cast was chosen expertly and each and every one of the performaces hid hard. Coupled with the writing capitalizing on real life events that were so tragic, this will hit you right in the feels.
The cinematography is also on-point with many scenes that don’t just look impressive but will burn themselves into your brain. They really captured the right vibe and many moments will give you chills.Continue reading