"What a Mother Will Do to Give Her Child a Better Life"
What You Need To Know:
MAID is a well-crafted limited series with terrific, realistic character development. The directing, cinematography, casting, and writing are excellent. MAID has strong Christian, moral content. The love between a mother and a child is prominent. Forgiveness and honesty are promoted. The title character’s father is a practicing Christian in the series, which is sometimes difficult for her to process because of the issues in their past. Although there are all these positive qualities, MAID has a lot of immoral behavior and content, including alcoholism, gambling, violence, drug abuse, foul language, nudity, and sexual immorality. So, MOVIEGUIDE® advises extreme caution.
OVERVIEW REVIEW: Netflix’s 10-part miniseries MAID is about a young mom trying to escape an emotional and nearly physically abusive relationship. She realizes how challenging it is to get back to being independent after being controlled for so long. However, she does what’s right for her daughter and does what she can to protect and care for her the best she can. This emotional roller coaster of a miniseries will keep people watching until the end, but extreme caution is advised for strong foul language, sexual content, some explicit nudity, substance abuse, and other immoral content and behavior.
Netflix’s 10-part miniseries MAID is about a young woman named Alex who’s trying to escape an emotionally, nearly physically abusive relationship with her boyfriend, Sean. She takes her 3-year-old daughter, Maddy, and flees in the middle night. From there, Alex learns the hardship of being newly independent after being controlled for so long by Sean. She gets a job cleaning people’s houses and tries her best to make a better life for her and Maddy. However, Sean tries to get custody of Maddy.
MAID is a well-crafted limited series with terrific, realistic character development. The directing, cinematography, casting, and writing are excellent. Everything about the series keeps viewers involved and wanting more. The scripts include laughs, emotions, anger, and even a little bit of crazy. Within the first few minutes, viewers will be rooting for Alex and for her to make a better life for her and her daughter.
MAID has many Christian, moral elements. The love between a mother and a child is prominent throughout the entire series, with many different displays of motherly attitudes and behavior. In the end, all the mothers and children love each other with everything they have. In addition to this, forgiveness and honesty are also very prominent in the series. Someone is constantly forgiving others and giving them a second chance, even when the person may not deserve it. Honesty and realizing the truth also happens a lot in this series, which causes a lot of acceptance of people and their behavior. Alex’s father, Hank, is also a practicing Christian in the series. This is difficult for Alex to understand considering their past. That said, there’s a lot of immorality depicted in MAID, including strong foul language, sexual content, some explicit nudity, substance abuse, and other immoral content and behavior. So, MOVIEGUIDE advises extreme caution.