Mrs. Coulter is rejected once again, and the Gyptians ride in to rescue the missing children.
Memory and history collide in a startling episode that offers yet more interrogation of the show’s source material.
Things take a bleak turn as Lyra goes on a side trip & discovers the fate of one of the missing children.
Six episodes in, the show does its deepest, most formally daring look at historical prejudice, policing and American mythology.
Watchmen explores the cyclical nature of trauma in an episode that serves as a haunting showcase for Tim Blake Nelson.
Lyra discovers Mrs. Coulter’s dark side in an occasionally overstuffed second episode.
Legacy and memory rise to the forefront of an intriguing Watchmen concerned even more directly with the shadows of the past.
HBO & the BBC’s lavish adaptation of Philip Pullman’s fantasy series is off to a fine, visually stunning start.
An old character from the comics arrives reinvented, as we see the other half of the story thus […]
Episode two digs into more of the show’s thematic material, as answers give way to more questions.
Damon Lindelof stuns with a tight, incisive continuation of the impossible-to-film comic book. The prospect of making a […]
A shockingly-timely Succession lets all manner of narrative chickens come to roost.
A trip to Logan’s childhood home threatens to fracture the family even further, as Rhea continues to squeeze her way into the Roy’s inner circle.
The Cruises bomb finally drops at the most inconvenient moment for the Roys on another acid-tongued episode. How […]
The Roys make their first moves toward securing Pierce in a tense family-on-family meeting.
Logan tightens his grip on the Roy family and Waystar as a corporate retreat gets downright feral.
The Roys slash and burn old and new media alike as they contemplate their uncertain futures.
The latest HBO documentary highlights the peaceful, green practice of alternative funerals.