Tuesday, January 10 2012
The small screen offers up the usual suspects, proving once again that, with a few exceptions, what's good on today's prime time schedule will stay that way until the next best-of list.
Thursday, July 22 2010
The BBC series Being Human chronicles the attempts by three roommates -- one a vampire, one a werewolf, and one a ghost -- to live decent, normal lives in a world inhospitable to them. But who are the real monsters?
Friday, February 24 2012
Survival has long been a theme in Being Human, one reinforced in this season premiere by a second "supernatural trinity", living parallel lives to the originals', in Southend-on-Sea.
Monday, May 9 2011
Being Human remains a nearly pitch perfect fictive universe with characters we care about and, show for show, far more unforgettable set-pieces than most of what's on television.
Friday, February 18 2011
As preposterous as this sounds, Being Human benefits from being reasonably self-aware as well as intelligent in the questions it asks.
Monday, September 20 2010
A rather welcome post-Buffy, anti-Twilight sense pervades this show, and there are strong parallels between Annie and True Blood’s Sookie Stackhouse.
Tuesday, July 27 2010
Even dead concepts can be awakened with new blood pumped into them.
Wednesday, July 27 2011
PopMatters continues its 10-day countdown of some of the high and lowpoints of the 2010 to 2011 TV season. This time up... the superlative BBC drama Being Human and the oh-so-sad, watered down SyFy version of the show.
Friday, January 21 2011
Syfy might have to imagine greater to distinguish their series from the BBC’s, but they’ve chosen a worthwhile story and seem to be committed to a high-quality production. Is Being Human a story worth being told twice, especially when the remake premieres days before the original’s third season? Yes.
Sunday, November 28 2010
Being Human Season Two - BBC [$49.98]
Tuesday, April 13 2010
We are all monsters, even if we don’t have fangs.
Sunday, July 25 2010
If you think the concept of "Being Human," the BBC's surprise hit series about a vampire, a werewolf and a ghost sharing an apartment, sounds