Rectify Season 2 Episode 4 Donald the Normal (6)

Rectify Season 2 Review “Donald the Normal”

Imagine trying to explain Rectify to someone. It could be really fun to try it after an episode like "Donald the Normal". A wondering meditation of an hour, the episode has so many wonderful moments...
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The Bridge Season 2 Premiere Review “The Yankee”

When The Bridge debuted last summer, FX appeared to have a culty hit on its hands. Adapted from a Scandinavian crime show Bron, The Bridge burst onto the scene with a fantastic sense of place, interesting...
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Tyrant Season 1 Review “My Brother’s Keeper”

I have to admit something: I'm not entirely sure I know what this show wants to be. Presented as "Godfather in the Middle East" in every pitch meeting around town, Tyrant has a family drama at its...
Rectify Season 2 Episode 3 Charlie Darwin (6)

Rectify Season 2 Review “Charlie Darwin”

The first two episodes of the second season of Rectify proved exceedingly interesting. It deepened several characters while giving the show a structure to work with after a fairly contained first season....
Tyrant Episode 2 State of Emergency (3)

Tyrant Season 1 Review “State of Emergency”

The making of a pilot can often have little correlation to the episodes that come after it. Sure, the story will continue, but as writers start to break story when the series is ordered, things can start...
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Tyrant Series Premiere Review “Pilot”

Lots of shows generate heat prior to their premieres. Plenty of high profile shows also have various issues during the production phase. Very few of them are capable of both. But that's what we have...
Rectify Season 2 Episode 2 Sleeping Giants (4)

Rectify Season 2 Review “Sleeping Giants”

When season one of Rectify ended, the 12 people who watched the show were left wondering where the show would go next. The six-episode first season told such a brilliant, contained story that even the...