DAVID BIANCULLI

Founder / Editor

ERIC GOULD

Associate Editor

LINDA DONOVAN

Assistant Editor

Contributors

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MIKE HUGHES

GARY EDGERTON

ROGER CATLIN

KIM AKASS

GERALD JORDAN

TOM BRINKMOELLER

NOEL HOLSTON

 
 
 
 
 
2019
Sep
15
 
 
Be assured beyond any doubt. You'll get the ring, not the finger, by watching Country Music...
 
 
 
  
 
 
2019
Aug
30
 
 
The winged, hardscrabble faeries of Amazon Prime’s Carnival Row tend to cause flaps, and not only when flying...
 
 
 
  
 
 
2019
Aug
25
 
 
The title is a mouthful – one of the longest in TV history. The basic premise is easier to swallow, particularly during these trying times...
 
 
 
  
 
 
2019
Aug
18
 
 
Creator/executive producer Danny McBride takes his usual approach with his latest HBO series. Following the paths of Eastbound & Down and Vice Principals, McBride’s The Righteous Gemstones is coarse, irreverent, sometimes excessive and completely unconcerned about whether you’re offended or not...
 
 
 
  
 
 
2019
Aug
7
 
 
The address is CBS for the most success with TV reboots. The most famous address of all, though, belongs to Fox...
 
 
 
  
 
 
2019
Jul
27
 
 
Lost in space for far too many years, HBO’s brand-defining, landmark From the Earth to the Moon at last is back amongst us in newly remastered HD form on all of the premium cable network’s “platforms.”...
 
 
 
  
 
 
2019
Jun
30
 
 
Making up is hard to do – or so it would seem in turning Russell Crowe into Roger Ailes...
 
 
 
  
 
 
2019
Jun
16
 
 
A showy command performance by Kevin Bacon won’t be taking City on a Hill to new heights. It’s enough, however, to give Showtime another Ray Donovan in terms of watchable, serviceable, jut-jawed crime hours...
 
 
 
  
 
 
2019
Jun
16
 
 
A passing reference leaves its mark in Episode 3 of HBO’s aggressively graphic Euphoria...
 
 
 
  
 
 
2019
May
31
 
 
The abundant profanity remains in place. How could it not? This time, though, add equal parts poignancy...
 
 
 
  
 
 
 
 
 

Ed Bark

Since 2006, Ed Bark's local and national TV stories and observations have been showcased on his pioneering website, www.unclebarky.com.  For 26 years before that, he was TV critic for the Dallas Morning News. He's a past president of the Television Critics Association, and for seven years served on the national Peabody Awards board.

 
 
 
 

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