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TV Review: “True Detective” (Season Two)

Murder, conspiracy, and betrayal...welcome to L.A. ...

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The Three Strike Rule: “Silicon Valley” Season 2 on Digital HD

"Silicon Valley" continues to provide enough laughs and commentary on the human condition to make it one of the most binge worthy and...

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TV Review: “One Child”

Sundance TV presents a compelling two night event....

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TV Review: A Belated Love Letter to “The Middle’s” Sue Heck

I have a sister-in-law who shall remain nameless who has unironically embraced a new life philosophy, which she has dubbed “WWSHD”...

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TV Review: “The Case Against 8”

The inspiring account of the case that brought down California's Prop 8 premieres on HBO tonight....

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TV Review: The Tonys Rock (and Not Just Because of Neil Patrick Harris)

Thanks to my budding thespian daughter, I wound up watching the entire Tony Awards last night. Given that I can’t recall the last time I...

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TV Review” “Remembering the Artist Robert De Niro Sr.”

HBO’s newest documentary, "Remembering the Artist Robert De Niro, Sr." is a loving tribute to the father of the legendary actor. ...

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TV Review: We Come in Praise of “America’s Got Talent”

I’ll say right off that I am not a fan of talent competition shows, with their rosy-cheeked overachieving would-be Mariahs and...

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TV Review: “Family Guy” and the Death of Brian

“I have a message. Lieutenant Colonel Henry Blake’s plane was shot down over the Sea of Japan. It spun in. There were no...

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Eastbound & Down’s Shockingly Awesome Final Season

Take a bow Kenny Powers, you have earned it yet baby. On Sunday night, the HBO series Eastbound & Down takes a final bow for the second...

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How I Met Your Mother: The End Is Not Near Enough

How could such a loveable show turn so shrill? And is there really a mother?...

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TV Review: “Low Winter Sun”

The run down, poverty stricken streets of Detroit are the backdrop of AMC’s latest crime drama, Low Winter Sun. Just like The Wire and...

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TV Review: “History of the Eagles”

It’s impossible to have grown up in the ’70’s without hearing The Eagles as a staple of AM radio, let alone not have been...

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TV Review: “The Killing, Season Three”

If you loved the first season of The Killing, you’ll be glad to hear that the show has regained its footing. ...

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TV Review: How I Met Your Mother Season 8 Premiere

Spoiler alert! Wherein we learn nothing important happened yet again....

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TV Review: American Masters “Johnny Carson: King of Late Night”

PBS premieres a fascinating look at the life of television icon, Johnny Carson....

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TV Review: “Veep”

Politics hasn't really been covered in movies or TV like this before. Perhaps that's because Veep was created and co-written by Armando...

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TV Review: “Game of Thrones” (Season 2 Premiere)

It's great that the adaptation is so faithful to the source material, but Seven help us, it's all so damn confusing....

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TV Review: “Mad Men” (Season 5 Premiere)

“I don’t really care about work. I care about you.” That, you incredibly patient fans of Mad Men, is not the only lie Don...

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TV Review: “Bent”

"Bent" is great and worthy of the other fine comedies on NBC....

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TV Review: “The Office” in Florida, Part Six — Get the Girl

Two relatively interesting things happened on NBC this week. The Office finally closed out its Florida arc by dragging most of the...

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TV Review: “The Office” in Florida, Part Five — Last Day

I may step on some critics’ toes for this statement, but I believe film will always be at least a little more respectable than...

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TV Review: “The Office” in Florida, Part Four — Test the Store

In the climactic scene of this week’s intriguing but ultimately problematic episode of The Office, the show provided an apt metaphor...

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TV Review: “The Office” in Florida, Part Three — After Hours

Last week I griped about two early problems with The Office‘s Florida plot arc. I worried that, by dividing the action over so many...

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TV Review: “The Office” in Florida, Part Two — Tallahassee

As The Office enters the meat of its bold vacation to Florida in a clear bid to rejuvenate its wayward eighth season, the energy is...

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TV Review: “The Office” in Florida, Part One

The American adaptation of The Office is, in its own way, the most consistently interesting show on stateside television. It’s a...

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Popdose’s Winter 2012 TV Preview: “The River”

"Found footage" horror finds its way to TV....

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Popdose’s Winter 2012 TV Preview: “Smash”

Kelly Stitzel gives her thoughts on NBC's new musical drama that stars Debra Messing, Anjelica Houston and a bunch of scarves....

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TV review: “Live from the Artists Den: Adele”

The new season of Live from the Music Den premieres on PBS stations this Friday, February 3 (check local listings) with a concert...

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TV Review: “Luck”

A review of the debut of HBO's new drama, Luck....