Thursday, January 17 2013
Thanks to imports and cable channel choices, the year in TV was very interesting indeed. Where else can classical detectives meet with their updated complements, or sullen 20-somethings smirk at their ancient societal/criminal betters? Oh, and don't forget squid.
Wednesday, December 26 2012
Sons of Anarchy's Mo McRae talks to PopMatters about the show's villains, his love of biographies, and the shenanigans that happen on-set.
Wednesday, January 11 2012
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.
Wednesday, January 12 2011
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.
Friday, April 9 2010
Our present 'social grid' -- the stage Sons of Anarchy plays upon – is one that most on the planet have fallen through; life outside of that grid may offer some hope, some new regime.
Thursday, September 8 2011
Few shows find the sweet spot between high camp and high art as well as Sons of Anarchy.
Tuesday, September 6 2011
Sons of Anarchy actually lives and dies on its dialogue-heavy scenes, rather than its action sequences. Season four premieres tonight.
Wednesday, October 17 2012
Viewers who were disappointed by the shaky storyline in season four of Sons of Anarchy still have time to tune in as the new season gets under way. In a departure from past seasons, creator Kurt Sutter has chosen to minimize the 20 twists-and-turns per episode formula that he favors.
Thursday, December 16 2010
In 2010, television brought us cops in Hawaii, bikers in California, British investigators and a different kind of situation at the Jersey shore.
Tuesday, December 7 2010
Sons of Anarchy took a trip to Ireland this season for a biker version of Banged Up Abroad.