“Emily in Paris,” a brand new sequence on Netflix, has provoked skeptical responses from actual Parisians who’re joyful to level out the ample clichés in its story of a younger American (performed by Lily Collins) who takes a last-minute switch to a advertising company in Paris.
Some pretty apparent tradition conflict moments ensue, together with equally implausible storylines the place Emily’s extraordinarily fundamental concepts about social media are handled as controversial and groundbreaking by her employer.
And but, as we focus on on the newest episode of the Original Content podcast, we truly discovered the present pleasant — or on the very least, extremely watchable.
Sure, the present’s Paris is a fantasy, however it’s a fantasy that we’re joyful to go to, significantly now. Sure, a lot of the present’s characters are principally cartoons, however they’re entertaining and enjoyable cartoons. And on the finish of the day, we’re all suckers for a slick, escapist romantic comedy, which is precisely what “Emily in Paris” delivers.
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And in the event you’d wish to skip forward, right here’s how the episode breaks down:
0:31 “Emily in Paris” overview
30:43 “Emily in Paris” spoiler dialogue