Thursday, June 4 2009
Again in the Eastwood oeuvre, a man who thinks he's in control, and especially around women, finds out he's not quite.
Sunday, January 11 2009
If television is indeed a vast cultural and artistic wasteland, then the 10 examples of culpable amusement selected by our staff must represent something significant -- or perhaps we're just way too addicted to the old boob tube.
Thursday, September 4 2008
This year's 90210 reboot comes with a Frankenstein-esque patchwork of a pedigree.
Thursday, October 11 2007
The format forced the issue among cult and commercial products. And TV on DVD highlighted the cream of the creative, forward thinking crop.
Wednesday, January 10 2007
You won't have to look far along your television dial to discover the Top TV picks from PopMatters staff. From 20 upward, each entry represents the boob tube at its best.
Monday, May 1 2006
Whereas Dinosaurs' message-based storytelling would have seemed preachy in the mouths of live-action performers, a seven-foot tall Megalosaurus can get downright nasty when inveighing on the ills of modern, er, prehistoric society.
Tuesday, February 21 2006
Arrested Development went down uncompromised, with guns a-blazing and showing no remorse over its own potential demise.
Tuesday, November 15 2005
Twenty-two minutes of a single episode of Arrested Development is still funnier than an entire night of Must-See TV.
Monday, May 2 2005
Arrested Development is too dense, too smart, too strange. These are all ways of saying that it's too good.
Wednesday, November 24 2004
Arrested Development is Bad Behavior writ large, and it is the most consistently funny half-hour to grace the Idiot Box in a long time.