Succession (HBO) (2018)

September 14, 2018 // 0 Comments

No television mode is quite so attuned to economics as reality television, just as no television mode deals with characterisation in such frankly economic terms as reality [...]

Younger (TV Land) (2015-)

May 5, 2018 // 0 Comments

In an era in which narrowcasting is so dominant, and in which there are so many releases for so many different demographics, it perhaps doesn’t make sense, any more, to [...]

Loch Ness: Season 1 (2017)

April 24, 2018 // 0 Comments

One of the most delightfully absurd releases I have seen in a long time, Loch Ness markets itself somewhat half-heartedly as a “quality” crime series but really takes [...]

Cardinal: Season 1 (2017)

April 19, 2018 // 0 Comments

In many ways, Cardinal isn’t all that different from the Arctic noir, or Scandi-noir, that has come to dominate television in recent years. First and foremost, it takes [...]

Ozark: Season 1

March 28, 2018 // 0 Comments

At first glance, Netflix’s Ozark seems like a prime example of what might be called late quality television – a movement that arguably started with AMC’s Low Winter [...]