Thursday, May 19 2011
Viewing the world through a haze of vaguely remembered TV shows, tough-guy dialogue and TV jingles, the news about Osama bin Laden’s death quickly turned thoughts to The Unit, the TV series created by once-great writer David Mamet.
Tuesday, November 16 2010
Tuesday, November 6 2007
The Unit is not about deserving. It's about the veneer of moral order.
Tuesday, May 8 2007
The Unit doesn't include you in the parameters of the performance. You have to figure yourself who's lying to whom and when it matters.
Tuesday, April 10 2007
This is what The Unit gets right: while the men's violence can fix any given crisis, domestic effects are perpetual.
Tuesday, October 3 2006
This is always the question in The Unit and the Unit: who knows? Even those who do know can't admit it.
Thursday, March 9 2006
It's a show about the Army's clandestine counter-terrorist unit, called The Unit and created by David Mamet. What more do you need to know?