I Dreamed Lindsay Lohan’s Beach House Would Be the Trashy Reality Show That Would Finally Let Lindsay ShineIf only Lindsay felt the same way!
The TV Club, 2018Entry 11: The streaming TV boom has made things a lot less interesting than it first promised.
The TV Club, 2018Entry 5: Succession was the perfect show about Trump, because it wasn’t about Trump.
What to Do With Chrissy?NBC’s John Legend–hawking Christmas special can’t figure out how to use its real star: Chrissy Teigen.
My Brilliant FriendThe HBO adaptation scrubs off the books’ girl-power sheen and returns them to the gritty streets of Naples.
A Post-Spacey House of Cards Goes Out With Its Middle Finger UpAnd it’s chockablock with bananas parts for middle-aged actresses.
Surviving R. KellyA searing documentary makes the case that all those who kept playing his music were contributing to his abuse.
Black Mirror’s “Bandersnatch” Is the Perfect Netflix ShowIt harvests ever more data about consumer choices while delivering the illusion of control.
The TV Club, 2018Entry 8: As long as there are so few shows by and about trans people, I’m OK with Pose corniness.
Salt Fat Acid Heat Revolutionizes the Cooking ShowOn Samin Nosrat’s Netflix series, ingredients matter in themselves, not just as a means to a dish.
Homecoming Is a Conspiracy Thriller That Thinks SmallJulia Roberts’ unflashy performance grounds a tale of contained paranoia.