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Critic's Notebook: 'The Night Manager' Glosses Over Its Flaws With Beauty and Talent
Critic's Notebook: 'The Night Manager' Glosses Over Its Flaws With Beauty and Talent
The AMC-BBC miniseries, an updated take on a John Le Carre novel, is short, pretty and entertaining — it just might not be as good as advertised.
Critic's Notebook: Why the Return of HBO's Best Shows Actually Spells Doom
Critic's Notebook: Why the Return of HBO's Best Shows Actually Spells Doom
The former king of prestige television has all its greatest current shows — 'Veep,' 'Silicon Valley' and 'Game of Thrones' — premiering tonight. But then what?
'Veep' Season 5: TV Review
'Veep' Season 5: TV Review
If there's a better comedy on television, tell that to 'Veep' as the gold standard and HBO favorite enters season 5 on fire.
Tim Goodman: Memories of Prince in My Living Room (Figuratively and Literally)
Tim Goodman: Memories of Prince in My Living Room (Figuratively and Literally)
THR's chief TV critic (a former music critic) reflects on seeing the legend up close, taking him for granted and helping the uninitiated learn to love him.
Critic's Notebook: Can HBO's 'Vinyl' Be Saved?
Critic's Notebook: Can HBO's 'Vinyl' Be Saved?
With the first season coming to a close Sunday night, the show never delivered on its promise — but a course correction in season 2 could make the difference (hint: Stick to the music).
'Unbreakable Kimmy Schmidt' Season 2: TV Review
'Unbreakable Kimmy Schmidt' Season 2: TV Review
The goofily wonderful Netflix series about the "Indiana mole woman" who becomes a New York City resident remains as ridiculous and fun as ever.
'Orphan Black' Season 4: TV Review
'Orphan Black' Season 4: TV Review
It's back to basics for the cult show as the fourth season kicks off in lean, fresh and easier-to-follow fashion.
'The Last Panthers': TV Review
'The Last Panthers': TV Review
This complicated but intriguing international crime series to air on SundanceTV features strong writing, an excellent cast and vivid directing.
'Outlander' Season 2: TV Review
'Outlander' Season 2: TV Review
Season two of the Starz series changes scenery but maintains its epic, engaging sweep.
'Catastrophe' Season 2: TV Review
'Catastrophe' Season 2: TV Review
The second season proves that the Sharon Horgan/Rob Delaney comedy is no fluke — it's hilarious, spot-on and real.
Critic's Notebook: 'The Walking Dead' Finale Passes Up the Opportunity to Be Better
Critic's Notebook: 'The Walking Dead' Finale Passes Up the Opportunity to Be Better
The 90-minute season finale featured maybe 12 good minutes. And it won't matter a bit to the show's fans.
'The Girlfriend Experience': TV Review
'The Girlfriend Experience': TV Review
Riley Keough plays a law student who takes a job as a high-end escort in Starz's new series based on the 2009 Steven Soderbergh film.