After getting a bit riled up about Netflix’s new film, “To The Bone,” last week, ultimately curiosity got the best of me. I watched it Saturday afternoon and wanted to share my thoughts here.
Prior to reading this post, I must inform you that there could potentially be information related to eating disorders that are triggering to some. Additionally, I’m not going to attempt to abstain from spoiling plot points in the movie, so if you intend on watching the film, I suggest you head back here after watching it. I don’t want to end up ruining the film for anyone! Also, I’d much rather you watch the film before reading my opinion on it, because I’d hate for my judgment to cloud your experience watching the film for yourself.
Already knowing this post will probably err on the longer side of blogging updates, I’ll give you the brief version.
TL;DR: I do not support this film, even if produced with the best of intentions. [Read more…]