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Arrested Development

Features

Monday, March 19 2012

'Arrested Development' Returns, Semioticians Rejoice!

The misuse of communication theory drives much of Arrested Development's humor.


Thursday, October 11 2007

Part 5 - Beyond the Envelope

The format forced the issue among cult and commercial products. And TV on DVD highlighted the cream of the creative, forward thinking crop.


Columns

Tuesday, June 18 2013

Bees and Birds and Bluths, Oh My...: 'Arrested Development' Season 4

Torn apart, but narratively stitched back together through the affection of its fans and creators, the Bluths and Arrested Development hang suspended in a moment of disrepair, the beating heart of their sorrow exposed, but yearning always to reconnect.


Monday, May 13 2013

In Defense Of ... The Return of 'Arrested Development'

In theory, it shouldn't be hard for those who care about Arrested Development's comeback to actually root for it to succeed, even as today's interconnected and advanced world is far more critical than it was a decade ago, when the Bluths first graced our TV screens.


Reviews

Sunday, September 10 2006

Arrested Development: Season 3

As an epitaph, there can be none more fitting than the fact that Arrested Development never stooped to conquer. Its influence will be felt for generations to come.


Monday, February 20 2006

Arrested Development

Arrested Development went down uncompromised, with guns a-blazing and showing no remorse over its own potential demise.


Monday, November 14 2005

Arrested Development: Season Two

Twenty-two minutes of a single episode of Arrested Development is still funnier than an entire night of Must-See TV.


Sunday, May 1 2005

Arrested Development

Arrested Development is too dense, too smart, too strange. These are all ways of saying that it's too good.


Tuesday, November 23 2004

Arrested Development: Season One

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.


Blogs

Wednesday, May 29 2013

'Arrested Development' Is Back… But I Am Still Thirsty

What was always subversive and exciting about Arrested Development was its ability to be so offbeat, so irreverent, and so clever within the confines of a 22-minute block of network TV.


Friday, May 17 2013

'Arrested Development' Season 4 Trailer & Banana Stand Pics

Grab your denim cutoffs, the Bluth Family is returning whether you like it or not.


Monday, May 6 2013

'Arrested Development' Bluth Family Reunion (video)

It was at the 2011 New Yorker Festival that Mitchell Hurwitz, creator of Arrested Development, announced that the much- beloved but all too short-lived comedy show would be making a return.


Friday, April 26 2013

New Clip for 'Arrested Development' Released

'Arrested Development' returns to TV screens on May 26th via Netflix, which means we can binge them over a whole weekend. Yay!


News

Wednesday, January 9 2013

New ‘Arrested Development’: What to Expect

PASADENA, Calif. — Sometimes you can go home again. The creator and cast of “Arrested Development” were reunited Wednesday at the Television Critics Association’s winter


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