DAVID BIANCULLI

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ERIC GOULD

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LINDA DONOVAN

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NOEL HOLSTON

 
 
 
 
 
2019
Jul
12
 
 
Some creative geniuses should not be asked to explain how they do it. Shangri-La, a four-part documentary that debuts at 9 p.m. ET Friday on Showtime, adds Rick Rubin to that list...
 
 
 
  
 
 
2019
Jul
7
 
 

Something like half a billion people gathered around TV sets in 1969 to watch a moment that remains an exhilarating testament to what humans can do when they don’t waste so much of their energy fighting each other. So it should surprise no one that television will spend many hours this month revisiting that event...

 
 
 
  
 
 
2019
Jul
1
 
 
For those who might see the termination of a marriage as a means of making life less uncomfortable and stressful for all concerned, HBO’s Divorce continues to argue that it doesn’t necessarily work out that way...
 
 
 
  
 
 
2019
Jul
1
 
 
The Simple Heist asks us to be a bit more tolerant of its indulgences in Season 2, which happily doesn’t make it any less fun...
 
 
 
  
 
 
2019
Jun
30
 
 
Like its older sister Outlander, Starz’s new drama The Rook doesn’t parlay a supernatural premise into a supernatural show...
 
 
 
  
 
 
2019
Jun
28
 
 
With so many hours to fill, television eventually gets around to almost every contemporary issue...
 
 
 
  
 
 
2019
Jun
23
 
 
National Geographic returns Sunday doing what National Geographic has always done better than almost anyone: capturing the breathtaking beauty of the natural world and the creatures who live in it...
 
 
 
  
 
 
2019
Jun
20
 
 
Given how far Riviera spilled over the top in its first season, it’s no surprise that Season 2 feels an apparent urge to go further...
 
 
 
  
 
 
2019
Jun
17
 
 
Simone Strasser is the sort of admirable female character we’ve met in dozens of movies and TV shows over the years...
 
 
 
  
 
 
2019
Jun
17
 
 
We all know television’s shopping cart is overflowing with guilty pleasures, so don’t think twice about throwing ABC’s summer soap Grand Hotel into the basket...
 
 
 
  
 
 
 
 
 

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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