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
Oct
12
 
 
There aren't many worse nightmares than being buried alive, and time doesn't make a buried-alive story any less chilling...
 
 
 
  
 
 
2019
Oct
9
 
 
The most devoted fans of the Nancy Drew mystery books may not be the primary target audience for the new Nancy Drew TV series that launches Wednesday. For the rest of us, and for those fans willing to give Nancy Drew 2.0 a shot, it's pretty cool...
 
 
 
  
 
 
2019
Oct
7
 
 
As streaming services jockey with increasing intensity for the rights to enticing content, Acorn has scored a coup worth noting...
 
 
 
  
 
 
2019
Oct
6
 
 
Batwoman has finally almost arrived, which means maybe we can take a break and consider the quaint question of whether it is an entertaining television show...
 
 
 
  
 
 
2019
Oct
6
 
 
Now we know why Fear the Walking Dead often had so little action this past season. All the battle choreographers and special effects producers had been sent over to the set of The Walking Dead...
 
 
 
  
 
 
2019
Oct
4
 
 
Billy McBride either didn't watch the movie Chinatown or trusts that history won't repeat itself...
 
 
 
  
 
 
2019
Oct
4
 
 

As long as there has been television, this has been standard practice for serial dramas: Keep viewers intrigued by a long-arc backstory while also satisfying them with a case of the week...

 
 
 
  
 
 
2019
Oct
4
 
 
Peaky Blinders still sounds like a silly British slapstick romp. That's until you watch it and realize it's a dark, compelling Irish mob drama...
 
 
 
  
 
 
2019
Oct
2
 
 
In pretty much any other television season, Timothy Hutton's Dr. Leon Bechley would run away with the coveted "worst father of the year" award...
 
 
 
  
 
 
2019
Oct
1
 
 
For obvious reasons, few TV shows focus on grief. It tends to feel, well, depressing...
 
 
 
  
 
 
 
 
 

David Hinckley

David Hinckley first grasped the power of television when, at the age of 8, he bullied his parents into buying a basset hound like Cleo on The People’s Choice. He named her Cleo. Somewhat more recently, he worked for 35 years at The New York Daily News, the last seven covering television.

 
 
 

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