DAVID BIANCULLI

Founder / Editor

ERIC GOULD

Associate Editor

LINDA DONOVAN

Assistant Editor

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ROGER CATLIN

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2015
Aug
18
 
 
And now for something completely different: a mental acuity test. Who said the following? "It’s a little bit like, you watch somebody sell their used car and not wash it. You can spend $10 washing the car and get another $200 for the car..."
 
 
 
  
 
 
2015
Aug
4
 
 
The Television Critics Association's biannual get-togethers have been going on for more than 30 years now. That’s longer than Gunsmoke was on the air, longer even than Law & Order, in all its guises...
 
 
 
  
 
 
2015
Jul
30
 
 
I come neither to praise Jon Stewart nor to bury him. Many have done the former, and Fox News seems only too happy to do the latter...
 
 
 
  
 
 
2015
Jul
13
 
 

What do The Americans, Louie, Sons of Anarchy, The Shield and Justified all have in common, other than that they all aired, and in some cases still do, on FX? They have never won an Emmy. Further, they have not even been nominated...

 
 
 
  
 
 
2015
Jul
6
 
 
Talent comes in different shapes and sizes. And guises. That’s hardly news, of course, but it explains a lot about how, even after 10 seasons, America’s Got Talent is still doing boffo biz in the summer ratings...
 
 
 
  
 
 
2015
Jun
29
 
 
“Only food runs!”...
 
 
 
  
 
 
2015
Jun
23
 
 
Expectations carry a heavy burden. Just ask M. Night Shyamalan. His name featured prominently in network previews for Wayward Pines so it was only natural that early reviews focused on the idea of a once mighty feature filmmaker trying his hand on the small screen...
 
 
 
  
 
 
2015
Jun
15
 
 
Tyrant, FX’s morally ambitious drama about Machiavellian intrigue and family politics in the fictional Mideast dictatorship of Abbudin, returns for a 13-episode second season Tuesday...
 
 
 
  
 
 
2015
Jun
9
 
 
VANCOUVER, B.C.  — The X-Files is back where it started, but a lot has changed in the months and years since the then series finale aired on May 19, 2002...
 
 
 
  
 
 
2015
Jun
4
 
 
Primetime TV’s ongoing fascination with the ‘60s continues, though, to mixed effect. Aquarius, an Altmanesque look at Charles Manson from the perspective of an ensemble of acolytes, misfits and hangers-on...