Here are two shows that lift their premises, plotlines, and even their personality quirks from tv past and present, fritter away the skills of good actors, and lock skilled writers and producers into tired formulae.
Vince Staples: Summertime '06
'Amy': She Was All About the Music
Kacey Musgraves: Pageant Material
No Joy: More Faithful
'Her Story' Asks You to Learn Your Story
A Wicked Sense of Humor Veers Heavily Towards the Sadistic in 'Crow Fair'
Motopony: Welcome You
Dylan, Cash, and the Nashville Cats: A New Music City
"This week the Moving Pixels podcast discusses the possibilities and limitations of a crime drama in episodic game form, The Detail.