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2021
Jan
3
 
 
Watching Glenda Jackson perform in anything constitutes a treat. Watching Glenda Jackson perform in Elizabeth Is Missing ... is also hard work.
 
 
 
  
 
 
2020
Dec
31
 
 
Perhaps even more than usual, television was comfort food in 2020...
 
 
 
  
 
 
2020
Dec
30
 
 
Of all the entities that enjoyed the year 2020, a modest list, none stands above Amazon, our national retailing Godzilla...
 
 
 
  
 
 
2020
Dec
29
 
 
If you measure the great American writers to some degree by the durability of their work, you can't leave out Laura Ingalls Wilder...
 
 
 
  
 
 
2020
Dec
25
 
 
Frankly, many fans of British period romance have been a little concerned over the fact that Bridgerton, is being produced by Shonda Rhimes. That's not criticism of Rhimes so much as concern that this might not be a match...
 
 
 
  
 
 
2020
Dec
22
 
 
A new documentary on long-time Major League Baseball pitcher CC Sabathia is so low-key and matter-of-fact that you can almost miss the strength of the story...
 
 
 
  
 
 
2020
Dec
20
 
 
Netflix has come down our cyber-chimney with an early holiday present this year: the revival of the August Wilson play Ma Rainey's Black Bottom...
 
 
 
  
 
 
2020
Dec
17
 
 
You'd think the last four years would have inspired some top-line political dramas for television. For the most part, they didn't. But here's a political thriller import that's pretty engaging...
 
 
 
  
 
 
2020
Dec
14
 
 
A good documentary can be both troubling and hopeful, and that describes With Drawn Arms, a film about the life of Olympic gold medalist Tommie Smith...
 
 
 
  
 
 
2020
Dec
12
 
 
It's not clear why a new documentary on the Bee Gees is titled How Can You Mend a Broken Heart since it's generally a pretty positive retrospective on one of the most enduring careers in modern popular music...
 
 
 
  
 
 
 
 
 

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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