DAVID BIANCULLI

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2018
Feb
2
 
 
Stana Katic, whose Detective Kate Beckett was both hunter and hunted through eight seasons in the good-natured Castle, now finds herself back in that same situation on a much darker show called Absentia...
 
 
 
  
 
 
2018
Feb
2
 
 
One of television’s most successful gender diversity initiatives has entailed letting women in on the fun of noisy violence, so it’s only fitting that Cinemax’s revived Strike Back no longer looks like a boys club...
 
 
 
  
 
 
2018
Feb
1
 
 
A good TV sitcom doesn’t require the breadth and nuance of King Lear. It does require a little more than we get in A.P. Bio...
 
 
 
  
 
 
2018
Jan
31
 
 
Next time you go out for a pizza with a waddle of penguins, you should know they will probably order anchovies...
 
 
 
  
 
 
2018
Jan
29
 
 
Let’s consider it a real mark of progress for television that a show called Girlfriends can feature three women in their fifties...
 
 
 
  
 
 
2018
Jan
27
 
 
The Number on Great-Grandpa’s Arm isn’t your conventional TV show. It runs less than 20 minutes and it’s essentially a capsule summation of the Holocaust, told by a 10-year-old...
 
 
 
  
 
 
2018
Jan
23
 
 
The new PBS series We’ll Meet Again takes us on a heartwarming journey to happy endings...
 
 
 
  
 
 
2018
Jan
22
 
 
Dear Murderer is likely to have somewhat less celebrity sizzle in the U.S. than it did last summer in its native New Zealand. It’s still an entertaining look at practicing law on a tightrope...
 
 
 
  
 
 
2018
Jan
22
 
 
TNT’s long-awaited adaptation of Caleb Carr’s The Alienist captures some of the book’s allure. It also illustrates why the TV version took so many years to develop...
 
 
 
  
 
 
2018
Jan
22
 
 
HBO’s new Sharon Stone crime drama Mosaic poses a disturbing notion about a broader issue of life: that when we try to reassure or comfort someone by saying “I understand,” we’re almost certainly lying...