Little Fires Everywhere Review: Hulu's Bland Book Adaptation Fizzles Out
You could easily watch a few scenes from Little Fires Everywhere, with Reese Witherspoon starring as a tightly wound mom ruling over a rich suburb, and get fooled into thinking you’re watching a new season of Big Little Lies. But trust me: You’re not. READ MORE
Station 19 Review: When We Weren’t Looking, the Grey's Spinoff Caught Fire
When it was announced that Grey’s Anatomy and Station 19 were switching time slots, in part to facilitate more crossovers, I’ll admit I groaned. I even READ MORE
Hillary Review: Hulu's Documentary Goes Deep, But Will It Change Minds?
Is it even possible to watch a Hillary Clinton documentary without bringing one’s preconceived political biases to it? Probably not, so let me be upfront about mine. READ MORE
Devs Review: FX's Sci-Fi Thriller Gets Stuck Between 'Whoa' and 'WTF?'
I wanted to love Devs. I really did. READ MORE
High Fidelity Review: Hulu's Reboot Is a Charmingly Lo-Fi Take on Heartbreak
At the risk of sounding like High Fidelity‘s main character: The perfect cover version of a song is tricky to pull off, right? READ MORE
The Thing About Harry Review: Freeform's Belated Gay Valentine Is Heartwarming, If Not Groundbreaking
First things first: You would have to be one seriously hardhearted bastard not to love The Thing About Harry, Freeform’s belated gay Valentine READ MORE
Interrogation Review: 'Choose Your Own Adventure' CBS All Access Drama Serves Gimmick Better Than Its Story
With so much television to choose from, networks are struggling to find ways to make their series stand out. This is the case with CBS All Access’ Interrogation, a gimmicky procedural that allows viewers to watch episodes in any order they please. READ MORE
Briarpatch Review: Is USA's Neo-Noir Hard-Boiled, or Just Overcooked?
The fact that USA Network’s new murder-mystery Briarpatch is set in a steamy Texas border town known as Saint Disgrace is a big clue about what’s to follow. It’s a conspicuously quirky setting for a conspicuously quirky show READ MORE
Locke & Key Review: Is the Fox-Turned-Movie-Turned-Hulu-Turned-Netflix Adaptation Worth the 10-Year Wait?
Locke & Key, the comic book series written by Joe Hill and illustrated by Gabriel Rodríguez for IDW, has been eyed for one live-action adaptation or another (…or another) for nearly a decade. In the end, Netflix is the one to bring it to life. Was it worth the wait? READ MORE
McMillions Review: HBO Docuseries Is a Delicious Look at a Ridiculous Scam
Even if you already know the story of the rigged McDonald’s Monopoly game (which was covered extensively by The Daily Beast in 2018), HBO’s McMillions documentary series is a fun, informative and highly entertaining look into one strange scam. READ MORE