DAVID BIANCULLI

Founder / Editor

ERIC GOULD

Associate Editor

LINDA DONOVAN

Assistant Editor

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MIKE HUGHES

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GERALD JORDAN

NOEL HOLSTON

 
 
 
 
 
2020
Aug
14
 
 
Amid the focus on the 75th anniversary of the Hiroshima bombing, a new documentary pivots slightly to recount the Pacific war that set the stage for that stark moment...
 
 
 
  
 
 
2020
Aug
12
 
 
The Australian dramedy Five Bedrooms starts with a premise that seems so lazy you want to wave your hand and change the channel. But then it pulls the insidious trick of creating internal drama intriguing enough that you want to keep watching it...
 
 
 
  
 
 
2020
Aug
11
 
 
Sometimes, or maybe more than sometimes, you want to scream at every character in a sitcom, "Stop! Just stop!"...
 
 
 
  
 
 
2020
Aug
9
 
 
Inspector Morse just won’t quit being on television, long after the TV odds say he should have eased into retirement...
 
 
 
  
 
 
2020
Aug
4
 
 
No matter where you stand ideologically, it's hard not to get frustrated over the seemingly glacial pace at which things get done – or don't get done – in Washington...
 
 
 
  
 
 
2020
Aug
2
 
 
Seventy-five years ago next Thursday, on Aug. 6, 1945, the United States B-29 Enola Gay dropped the atomic bomb that destroyed the Japanese city of Hiroshima, effectively ended World War II, and started a moral debate...
 
 
 
  
 
 
2020
Jul
31
 
 
The Go-Go's set out to show that an all-female band could do all the things an all-male band could do, and they pretty much succeeded. That included making catchy records that became big hits...It also included serious internal friction..
 
 
 
  
 
 
2020
Jul
30
 
 
The age of the plucky female antihero continues to unfold with Frayed, an Australian production that premieres in America on Thursday over HBO Max...
 
 
 
  
 
 
2020
Jul
29
 
 
Almost everyone knows the feeling of a letdown after a big event ends. You've been focusing on it for so long that once it actually happens, there's an inevitable after-sense of "okay, what now?"...
 
 
 
  
 
 
2020
Jul
28
 
 
Years before there was an Internet, radio understood the concept of click bait. You put someone on the air saying the most bizarre things anyone can imagine, and if he or she does it in a voice that's loud and engaging enough, it will entertain some of the audience...
 
 
 
  
 
 
 
 
 

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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