Television
March 19 2014 10:59 AMStrong Female CharactersHBO’s Doll & Em and the rise of jerk TV.
March 12 2014 6:23 PMThe Veronica Mars Movie Is Just More of the SameAnd that’s a beautiful thing.
March 7 2014 11:11 AMVive la RésurrectionWhen it comes to coming back, the French do it better.  
Feb. 27 2014 3:32 PMA World in Which Nothing Is SolvedTrue Detective is not really a whodunit. It’s an exploration of storytelling.
Feb. 24 2014 10:46 AMThe Banality of DuplicityEveryone is implicated in The Americans.
Feb. 13 2014 7:30 AMHail to the SleazeHouse of Cards returns more ridiculous than ever. Thank goodness for that.
Jan. 23 2014 12:45 PMSo Kinnear, Yet So FarRake is fatally torpedoed by its leading man’s lack of rakeiness.
Jan. 17 2014 9:30 AMThe Dynamic DuoSherlock, TV’s best bromance, returns.
Jan. 16 2014 12:19 PMLooking GoodLooking great!
Jan. 9 2014 8:27 AMThe Spoils of BabylonLike The Thorn Birds, but funny on purpose.
Jan. 8 2014 11:30 AMWhat Kind of Princess Do I Want My Daughter to Be?Disney’s Sofia the First, George Orwell, and the fallacy of aristocracy.
Jan. 2 2014 11:41 PMThe World Is ChangingBut Downton Abbey stays the same.
Dec. 15 2013 10:13 PMA Tearful FarewellI cried at the finale of Homeland, but that doesn't mean I'm gonna watch this show again.
Dec. 8 2013 11:45 PMThe Top 10 TV Shows of 2013The shows I went wild for.
Dec. 4 2013 12:16 PMNoir! What Is It Good For?Well, it makes TNT’s Mob City pretty watchable, for starters.
March 14 2014 10:57 AMCrisis, NBC’s New Hostage Drama, Stalls Between Self-Seriousness and Camp Transcendence
March 8 2014 9:32 AMCould Alfonso Cuarón and J.J. Abrams Make a Messy, Cliché-Ridden TV Show?Believe.
March 6 2014 1:36 PMYour God Is Too SmallThe new Cosmos tries to reconcile science and faith.
Feb. 26 2014 11:42 AMWhy NBC’s Hannibal Is Better Than The Silence of the Lambs
Feb. 23 2014 11:52 PMThe Horrible Things That Men Do to WomenYes, True Detective treats its female characters badly. That's the point.
Jan. 29 2014 7:26 AMFleming. Ian Fleming.A BBC America miniseries makes the case that Fleming’s own derring-do inspired his greatest creation.
Jan. 22 2014 7:28 AMBroad CityComedy Central’s new series features a new kind of girl on TV.
Jan. 16 2014 2:58 PMEvery Rose Has Its ThornFlowers in the Attic is back, and ickier than ever.
Jan. 9 2014 3:00 PMUnlikable CharactersThe girls of Girls are worse than ever, and the show is funnier than ever.
Jan. 8 2014 11:48 PMTrue GreatMatthew McConaughey and Woody Harrelson star in HBO’s remarkable new True Detective.
Jan. 7 2014 7:46 AMRaylan It InJustified is still better than almost anything else—but it’s not the show it once was.
Jan. 1 2014 11:55 PMDan Harmon Is Still Pretty Torn Up About EverythingThe return of Community.
Dec. 9 2013 9:08 AMThe Creepy Incompetence of the CIAApparently there are only four agents in all of America, but still, why send Carrie to Tehran?
Dec. 6 2013 10:19 AMPlease Don’t Bring Back This Bonnie to MeA&E makes a misogynistic ratings grab with its Bonnie & Clyde remake.
Dec. 1 2013 11:24 PMHomeland Should Just Embrace the Fantasy'Cause it sure isn't working as an incisive political drama.

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