Tuesday, December 4, 2018 - 1:57pm
The stars of 'Baby'

The show never settles on tone, flipping often between “Skins”-esque teen drama and adult thriller.

Sunday, December 2, 2018 - 7:14pm
"Dirty John"

‘Dirty John’ does exceptional job work in highlighting the social teachings of passivity targeted at women.

Tuesday, November 27, 2018 - 7:30pm
Looking Back at TV

Hardly does there come a time for us to look back at the shows that built the foundations that those we review today stand on. For once, we wanted to change that pattern, and harken back to the TV shows that made us the buffs and bingers we are today.

Tuesday, November 27, 2018 - 1:38pm
Kerri Washington in 'Scandal'

In an age of DVR and streaming platforms, “Scandal” revived appointment television.

Tuesday, November 27, 2018 - 1:31pm
'My Brilliant Friend'

The tangle of names and faces is a testament to the hugeness of the world Ferrante has created.

Tuesday, November 27, 2018 - 1:24pm
Catherine Zeta-Jones and Victoria Justice in 'Queen America'

“Queen America” is not perfect by any means: Jokes fall flat, exposition can be clunky and the only overweight character is still positioned as the binary opposite of ascended class and beauty.

Monday, November 26, 2018 - 12:45pm
“Escape at Dannemora”

Stiller’s drama directorial debut is a meticulously researched, planned and executed work.

Sunday, November 25, 2018 - 3:47pm

As headlines become more shocking by the day, “Enemies” reminds us that not all that much has changed.

Tuesday, November 20, 2018 - 12:36am
 Desiree Akhavan in 'The Bisexual'

Had Desiree Akhavan not explicitly said that she dislikes being called the bisexual Lena Dunham, I might have compared her excellent new show on Hulu, “The Bisexual,” to HBO’s “Girls.” It’s a difficult comparison to resist — there’s something awfully familiar about the pithy, neurotic dialogue, fumbly sex scenes and skittish, scruffy characters who straddle the line between being in on the joke and being the punchline.

Sunday, November 18, 2018 - 4:00pm
'Narcos: Mexico'

Yet another installation in the world’s continuing fascination with the drug trade in the Americas. Call me jaded, but having seen at least 10 of these come out every month, I may have unfairly written off “Narcos: Mexico” before it even began. I quickly realized, however, that the “Narcos” spin-off series maintains the quality of its parent, one of the standouts in the crowded sea of the drug trade subgenre.