‘The Americans’ Season 5 Finale: Soviet Disunion

In a somewhat muted finale of "The Americans," the big action is... an attempted suicide? Pretty much. But beneath that action is a bigger one simmering underneath the surface- and it's one that will...

‘The Americans’ Season 5: Mother Russia is Calling

As ever, the screws are tightening on "The Americans," and if you'd asked me the most likely endings for the Jennings, I would have said death, prison or defection/witness protection. What I wouldn't...

The Americans (Season 5): Bugging Out

As per usual, the current season of "The Americans" is off to a magnificent start. Of course, with the show having already set its end date, it's free to wrap things up in due time, with plenty of wiggle...

The Americans Season 4 Review

The Americans gave us another really strong and compelling fourth season, which recently concluded. In my review of the whole season, I discuss the storylines that stood out to me the most, as well as the...