Monday, January 5 2015
In 2014, we let Russian spies, biker gangs, Silicon Valley techies, and existentially frustrated detectives into our living rooms. As these 25 picks reveal, we had good reasons for doing so.
Wednesday, February 18 2015
We are living in the second Golden Age of Television, and not just because the writing is so good: TV is where we can tune in for real diversity.
Sunday, May 11 2014
These are women who are rarely given a voice in television, so when a series like Orange is the New Black comes along, it’s striking in its depiction.
Wednesday, July 10 2013
As its characters remain thinly rendered types and the situations predictable, Orange is the New Black veers from melodrama to slapstick.
Thursday, July 10 2014
Because female relationships are rarely depicted well on television, Orange Is the New Black stands out from the norm.
Tuesday, August 12 2014
Movies have been going to prison for years, embracing themes of incarceration from “Jailhouse Rock” to “The Shawshank Redemption.” “Chicago” won the best picture Oscar