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.
Tuesday, January 11 2011
Running the gamut from the ever-present to the new and novel, PopMatters' TV picks prove that, as a medium, the small screen challenges the big at every entertainment (and aesthetic) level.
Thursday, January 7 2010
Aside from one or two new shows, this look at the Best of TV 2009 seems awfully familiar. A look at early '60s admen? A practically incomprehensible drama about an island of airplane crash castaways? The Americanization of a UK workplace comedy? That definitely rings a bell.
Tuesday, August 21 2012
Why are there so many American police procedurals on French TV? Is it because French women have a massive crush on David Caruso? This and other hypotheses come to mind...
Wednesday, October 10 2012
Ted (Josh Radnor) and his quirky group of friends attempt to navigate life, love, and their 30s.
Sunday, September 23 2012
Self-awareness -- of both sitcom conventions and How I Met Your Mother's specific vagaries -- has sustained the show for these seven seasons.
Sunday, October 16 2011
In Season Six of How I Met Your Mother, the gang is confronted by some of the harsh realities of life, and comes out stronger for it.
Tuesday, October 5 2010
This season had great highs and unimpressive lows, with the formerly central Ted drifting into being usually a background character while Barney takes center stage.
Monday, December 18 2006
This is no static workplace comedy or rinse-repeat tale of funny family life. As the narration from the future reminds us, life as the characters know it is destined to end.
Wednesday, February 17 2010
LOS ANGELES — Reaching 100 episodes is a milestone for a television series because it means the show has attracted enough viewers to last at least five