CBS All Access’ all-star miniseries adaptation of the timely Stephen King novel bogs itself down in a helter-skelter structure and an acute lack of stakes.
Derek Cianfrance’s new miniseries avoids pitfalls with well-rounded characters and two terrific performances from Mark Ruffalo.
Apple TV+ brings some serious star power to an evocative miniseries about parents suspecting their son of murder.
FX on Hulu explores the early days of the feminist movement with a history lesson packed with stunning performances.
Julian Fellowes brings his Downton Abbey sensibilities to this warm, comforting costume piece.
Netflix’s adaptation of Deborah Feldman’s memoir is cinematic and inspiring.
Amazon’s adaptation of the Agatha Christie mystery The Pale Horse (one of the author’s final works) keeps her innate spirit for intrigue.
Amazon’s adaptation of the Roberto Saviano novel is far too passive and jumbled to capture your interest.
Charles Dickens’ classic holiday story gets the grim, Peaky Blinders treatment.
Netflix’s new miniseries illustrates the painful, ugly road to justice after a sexual assault.
The otherwise-spotty Hateful Eight still contains one of Tarantino’s greatest sequences.
Ava DuVernay tells the tale of the Central Park Five in a stirring but unsubtle miniseries.
Suranne Jones captivates as historical feminist and lesbian Anne Lister in a messy, but insightful HBO miniseries that overcomes its own stylistic crutches.