The Best Television Shows of 2011 | 10 Jan 2012 // 3:00 PM
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.
The Best TV Shows of 2010 | 11 Jan 2011 // 3:00 PM
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.
In Defense of Modern Family's Writers | 24 Mar 2014 // 8:30 PM
When the actors of ABC's most successful series in years were forced to file a lawsuit, the minds behind the dialogue took an entire episode to make their points known.
'Modern Family: Season Two' Primes the Pump for Season Three | 18 Oct 2011 // 4:00 PM
Modern Family hit its stride during a wildly successful second season, and this DVD set shows how and why.
'Modern Family': A Bubbly, 'Soap'-Style Ensemble | 29 Sep 2010 // 4:00 PM
Modern Family is trying, and mostly succeeding, to be all things to all audiences: an Arrested Development for the Two and a Half Men crowd.
Modern Family’s "The Kiss": The Fundamental Things Apply | 13 Oct 2010 // 2:30 AM
Modern Family's adorable gay couple finally showed a little onscreen PDA.
All in the Modern Family | 5 Feb 2010 // 8:00 AM
Modern Family is more than just a very funny show. It also takes a step toward rescuing the sitcom family from the mean-spirited vein it has been stuck in for more than a decade.
Grade them T for terrific | 14 May 2010 // 12:26 AM
LOS ANGELES — Giving a television show a glowing review is, essentially, an act of hope. Unlike critics of other genres, those of us reviewing television
Network television is tuned in to families these days | 31 Mar 2010 // 12:05 AM
For a while there, it looked like family television was dead. In answer to the hard-R rating of cable, both network dramas and comedies became