Thursday, May 19 2011
Viewing the world through a haze of vaguely remembered TV shows, tough-guy dialogue and TV jingles, the news about Osama bin Laden’s death quickly turned thoughts to The Unit, the TV series created by once-great writer David Mamet.
Monday, November 5 2007
The Unit is not about deserving. It's about the veneer of moral order.
Monday, May 7 2007
The Unit doesn't include you in the parameters of the performance. You have to figure yourself who's lying to whom and when it matters.
Monday, April 9 2007
This is what The Unit gets right: while the men's violence can fix any given crisis, domestic effects are perpetual.
Monday, October 2 2006
This is always the question in The Unit and the Unit: who knows? Even those who do know can't admit it.
Wednesday, March 8 2006
It's a show about the Army's clandestine counter-terrorist unit, called The Unit and created by David Mamet. What more do you need to know?