DAVID BIANCULLI

Founder / Editor

ERIC GOULD

Associate Editor

LINDA DONOVAN

Assistant Editor

Contributors

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MIKE HUGHES

GARY EDGERTON

ROGER CATLIN

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NOEL HOLSTON

 
 
2018
Oct
16
 
 
ABC’s new cop drama The Rookie has a decent shot at becoming a good show...
 
 
 
  
 
 
2018
Oct
15
 
 
The Sentence isn’t a great film. But it’s a strong film, with an even stronger message: that tough laws aren’t always smart laws....
 
 
 
  
 
 
2018
Oct
15
 
 
In its relentless search for foreign TV series that most Americans probably haven’t seen, Acorn has come up with another winner in the Welsh cop show Bang...
 
 
 
  
 
 
2018
Oct
14
 
 
You don’t need any extraordinary powers to have predicted that the fondly remembered WB witch drama Charmed would return...
 
 
 
  
 
 
2018
Oct
14
 
 
It’s never a good sign when you’re looking at your watch partway through a half-hour show...
 
 
 
  
 
 
2018
Oct
12
 
 
We can use a good documentary wherein old-school feminists talk about why “women’s issues” mattered then and matter now...
 
 
 
  
 
 
2018
Oct
12
 
 
If you’re dying for your Halloween-season horror to begin, check out Hulu’s Light As a Feather. It’s got lots of dying...
 
 
 
  
 
 
2018
Oct
12
 
 
Amazon paid a whole lot of money to snag The Romanoffs, Matthew Weiner’s first project since Mad Men...
 
 
 
  
 
 
2018
Oct
10
 
 
All American is the best prime-time high school football drama since Friday Night Lights. Okay, there isn’t a lot of competition there. But you wouldn’t put a show in the same sentence as FNL if it didn’t have some game...
 
 
 
  
 
 
2018
Oct
8
 
 
It was probably an unintended consequence of television that it killed the circus. Actually, TV didn’t kill every circus. It just undermined Ringling Brothers and Barnum & Bailey, America’s alpha circus for close to a century...