Wednesday, March 25 2009
With all its humor, quirkiness, and social awkwardness, this show can slide in right next to News Radio and The Office on the shelf and hold its own.
Tuesday, January 13 2009
More than anything, though, I wish all those political pundits would take some time off, to rest and let their vocal cords recuperate. That truly would make for a happy new year.
Sunday, November 2 2008
Wednesday, September 24 2008
The fourth season premiere of Criminal Minds revisits 9/11 anxieties, as Special Agent Hotchner (Thomas Gibson) stumbles dazedly around a street in lower Manhattan, having nearly been blown to smithereens by a car bomb.
Wednesday, October 31 2007
Joe Mantegna brings to Rossi a singular mournfulness and lingering rage that are not turned inward and angsty, but instead bent outward, into a mien that looks cocky but is also ready for what's unknown.
Thursday, May 5 2005
Apparently, the production suffered from ego problems on set, similar to those bothering the characters.
Wednesday, September 29 2004
The aliens are not only a distraction, but interlopers in the human-monster dynamic.