Moxie is in such short supply these days. Better Call Saul episode 1.05, Alpine Shepherd Boy, proves one thing. The conspiracy-seeking fans were wrong when they said all episode titles would end in “O”. This was an exceptionally satisfying episode in terms of the ongoing story. It might not have been action-packed in terms of […]
The presence of strangers is our only guarantee of good behavior. Downton Abbey episdoe 5.09 is the two-hour Christmas Special, and since we get the season late in the U.S., we had the odd experience of watching the heartfelt singing of Silent Night in March. Something is definitely lost in translation. Like Jewtticus, I always […]
The survivor group has entered the Alexandria Safe Zone. They’re invited to join the community, given homes, even offered jobs. But can they trust their new neighbors? And, The Walking Dead episode Remember asks, should their neighbors trust them?
Vulture unveiled the last official poster for Mad Men — with comments from Matthew Weiner. The first trailer is online as well, icymi. Mad Men Season 7.1 will be available on Netflix on Mar. 22. John Slattery talks to HuffPost Live about the end of Mad Men and the fate of Roger Sterling. Vincent Kartheiser tells […]
The chief criticism levied against Outlander, both in print and on the screen, is that there is a substantial amount of groundwork and backstory, both prior to the inciting incident and during the rising action. This makes for a slower pace than your typical action-adventure piece. Forget the sex and violence (yeah, right… good luck […]
AMC has released a large photo gallery of Mad Men Season 7 (Part 2). Now, I ask that none of you go nuts. These photos are gorgeous, but I invite you to remember that when the promotional gallery for Season 6 was released, you all went bonkers trying to figure out what the party was. […]
Woe to them that call evil good and good evil. –Proposition Joe My very best friend Albert watched The Wire from the beginning–either when it originally aired, or as soon as each season became available on DVD–and has been telling me about it ever since. He’s watched many other series since that time, and has […]