DAVID BIANCULLI

Founder / Editor

ERIC GOULD

Associate Editor

LINDA DONOVAN

Assistant Editor

Contributors

ALEX STRACHAN

MIKE HUGHES

KIM AKASS

MONIQUE NAZARETH

ROGER CATLIN

GARY EDGERTON

TOM BRINKMOELLER

GERALD JORDAN

NOEL HOLSTON

 
 
 
 
 
2020
May
25
 
 
Restoring the reputation of Ulysses S. Grant may not sit high on your history priority list. Even if it doesn’t, the three-night miniseries Grant...makes for a compelling watch and a surprisingly interesting story...
 
 
 
  
 
 
2020
May
25
 
 
If you want a clue to where a new series called Barkskins is going, it helps first to figure out what “barkskins” means...
 
 
 
  
 
 
2020
May
21
 
 
Rosalie Douglas’s world has been shattered to pieces. So imagine how happy she is when a stranger unexpectedly arrives with a glue gun. Unless, of course, it’s really a mallet...
 
 
 
  
 
 
2020
May
21
 
 
As America struggles to wind down another war that has not gone well, National Geographic is using the Memorial Day weekend to remind us of those who fought the last war that did...
 
 
 
  
 
 
2020
May
19
 
 
I have a friend, Joe, who argued years ago that the most important character on television for a kid growing up in the late 1950s and early 1960s was...Eddie Haskell from Leave It To Beaver...
 
 
 
  
 
 
2020
May
18
 
 
As possibly the most humorless man on television, Brock Blennerhasset (Michael Smiley) has found the perfect job. He takes formal portraits of the dead...
 
 
 
  
 
 
2020
May
17
 
 

Jackie Quinones spends her evenings walking through the streets of Provincetown snorting cocaine, drinking whatever someone puts in front of her... During the daytime she works in law enforcement... 

 
 
 
  
 
 
2020
May
17
 
 
The title character of the new TNT drama, Snowpiercer, is a train that has been circling the Earth for almost seven years...
 
 
 
  
 
 
2020
May
16
 
 
Just a year after Helen Mirren portrayed Russia’s iconic ruler Catherine the Great, Catherine is back on TV with a startlingly different look...
 
 
 
  
 
 
2020
May
14
 
 
You’re never going to believe what was lying around in a box labeled “charming small films made in 2016 in Australia.”...
 
 
 
  
 
 
 
 
 

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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