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Wednesday, November 14, 2018

Summer 2015: must-watch television

A sample of some of the most exciting TV scheduled to hit screens this summer

Triangle Issues

Poldark, the BBC’s new ratings hit, owes a lot of its success to the beauty of its setting and actors. People fundamentally enjoy looking...

TV shows elevated by their soundtracks

We explore the music that makes TV shows.

Holmes improvements? The many Sherlocks of TV

"Changing John to Joan Watson seemed like a gimmick and essentially Elementary was almost written off, particularly by critics, before the first episode aired."

Wolf Hall: A clever adaptation of a played out concept

Charting the rise and fall of Thomas Cromwell in the court of Henry VIII, Wolf Hall reached the midpoint of its six episode run...

The top seven reasons to watch ‘Buffy the Vampire Slayer’

Seven reasons to revisit Sunnydale and the gang

It might be old but it’s not broken: The new season...

In its tenth season, The Apprentice makes life difficult for itself by drowning the audience in contestants

American Horror Story: All style and no substance

As the show progresses into its fourth cycle, titled ‘Freak Show’, expectations are understandably high

The Walking Dead’s success: Why popularity doesn’t equal quality

Perhaps viewers just don’t care that much about characterization and plot momentum. Perhaps they’re happy if they’re guaranteed the sight of someone getting mauled by the un- dead every episode.

New Girl, Old Problems: New Girl Returns for its Fourth Season

New Girl is Girls’ less edgy, more responsible older sister. Replace cocaine with a one time experiment with marijuana and repeated one night stands with one attempted but failed hook up