Home Video Review: Anya Taylor-Joy Makes Chess Cool in Netflix’s Amazing Miniseries ‘The Queen’s Gambit’

Anya Taylor-Joy is as powerful as rocket fuel in The Queen’s Gambit, an incredibly good Netflix miniseries—essentially a 400-minute movie that makes chess the coolest thing on the planet. Joy plays Beth Harmon, a young orphan in the 1950s and ’60s (well-played by Isla Johnston before Beth grows up) who takes to playing chess with […]