- May 26, 2008
- Ah, Florida
In HBO’s Recount, the Austin Powers director turns to the state of electoral dysfunction.
- May 12, 2008
- Never Leave Your Daughter Alone at the Circus
An American Crime’s explicit yet abstruse torturing of Ellen Page.
- April 14, 2008 |
- The New York Canon: TV
From Rhoda to Seinfeld to Samantha Jones, this is New York in a box.
- March 31, 2008
- America (The Cable Show)
A newly naturalized Tracey Ullman riles up her adopted country, Arianna Huffington included.
- March 24, 2008
- Five Years In
If you’ll watch only one television program on the catastrophe in Iraq, make it this one.
- March 10, 2008
- The Frog Prince
Paul Giamatti’s John Adams is no swashbuckler, but the HBO show rises like a hot-air balloon.
- February 25, 2008
- Catching Up to the Joneses
Phylicia Rashad and Sean Combs do what it takes to leave Chicago’s South Side.
- February 18, 2008
- The Believer
The kooky, mystical Eli Stone asks, “What Would George Michael Do?”
- February 4, 2008
- Couch Surfing
HBO’s In Treatment prescribes the talking cure five days a week.
- January 21, 2008
- High Schools These Days
The broke chemistry teacher in Breaking Bad turns out to be pretty handy in a meth lab.