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
6
 
 
The new Netflix series The Spy takes the novel tack of opening with its own spoiler...
 
 
 
  
 
 
2019
Sep
5
 
 
The same way television directors often complain about the difficulty of paring down an episode down to 21 or 42 minutes, it's a challenge to identify only five shows as particularly promising for the upcoming TV season... 
 
 
 
  
 
 
2019
Sep
3
 
 
Like its parent tale, Sons of AnarchyMayans M.C. doesn’t get the respect it deserves...
 
 
 
  
 
 
2019
Aug
31
 
 
When you see crowd scenes in teen movies, you sometimes wonder what happens to all the characters who never even get named, but just fill out the floor. Well, one of them grew up to become Valerie Harper...
 
 
 
  
 
 
2019
Aug
30
 
 

When the late Jim Henson released the Dark Crystal movie back in 1982, gasps shot through the Henson universe... 

 
 
 
  
 
 
2019
Aug
30
 
 
Realistically, most of the folks who watch a new PBS special on bluegrass will probably be folks who already like it...
 
 
 
  
 
 
2019
Aug
30
 
 
Carnival Row finally debuts on Amazon Prime Friday, almost five years after it was announced, and the creators clearly spent much of that time figuring out how to turn a Victorian fantasy tale into an epic...
 
 
 
  
 
 
2019
Aug
30
 
 
You’d think someone smart enough to become a lawyer would be smart enough to realize it’s rarely a good idea to go to the Mob for money to bail yourself or your friends and family out of a tight spot...
 
 
 
  
 
 
2019
Aug
27
 
 
The intriguingly titled Age Before Beauty plays like a British variation on The Affair...
 
 
 
  
 
 
2019
Aug
25
 
 
After four years as the butterfly effect on steroids, Showtime’sThe Affair will spend its final season trying to bring it all back home...
 
 
 
  
 
 
 
 
 

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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