Monday, September 1 2008
In Raising the Bar, Gloria Reuben's savvy public defender spends too much time instructing eager white boys.
Friday, January 11 2008
This show of moral quandaries, ramifications of choice, and consequences of indifference is one of the great unsung and underappreciated series of the turn of the century.
Thursday, March 2 2006
If you wonder whether the rookie lawyer will stick with his grim new gig, you must not know much about TV pilots.
Monday, November 8 2004
In the season overview, Joss Whedon asserts that he wanted this season to be 'operatic'. It was that.
Tuesday, May 18 2004
After five precarious seasons, Angel goes out like the ornery rock star showcase it might have been.
Monday, September 29 2003
'The mighty hero,' taunts Spike, 'reduced to a bloody bureaucrat.'
Monday, May 5 2003
Tim Minear's fourth season finale of Angel makes elegant, self-conscious commentary on the ways that corporate structures frame (if not ordain) life decisions.