Friday, January 18 2008
In memoriam of a TV season cut down before its prime time, PopMatters staff celebrates the Top 30 TV Shows of 2007. Some are old favorites. Others have barely made their impression felt. But at a time when all broadcast fortunes are up in the air, they definitely deserve the recognition.
Friday, October 12 2007
The format forced the issue among cult and commercial products. And TV on DVD highlighted the cream of the creative, forward thinking crop.
Tuesday, May 29 2007
An uneven season of Veronica Mars only means that maybe a third of the episodes were terrific, and the rest were merely enjoyable, clever, and stylish.
The final scenes of Veronica Mars offered no sense of closure. Rather, we were left with the sense we'd been denied a genuinely thrilling fourth season.
Thursday, January 11 2007
You won't have to look far along your television dial to discover the Top TV picks from PopMatters staff. From 20 upward, each entry represents the boob tube at its best.
Tuesday, October 3 2006
"It's time for a fresh start," she muses while making her way across the Hearst College campus. "How 'bout you try not to piss anyone off this time around?"
Wednesday, September 28 2005
Even as Veronica observes that 'all appears hunky-dory' now, she's not about to believe such nonsense.
Tuesday, May 17 2005
With the end of the Lily Kane murder case, Veronica Mars is flirting with that television taboo: changing the status quo.
Monday, October 4 2004
You don't want to make Veronica Mars (Kristen Bell) angry. Her revenge is swift, public, and humiliating.
Sunday, January 1 1995
Beaver's budding criminal career underlined one of Veronica Mars' favorite themes: the abuse of power by the rich.