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TCA Journal No. 3: Most Memorable Sessions...So Far
TCA Journal No. 3: Most Memorable Sessions...So Far
It's a long slog, but there are also a lot of valuable moments.
TCA Journal No. 2: How the Success of 'Daily Show' Might Not Have Much to Do With Trevor Noah
TCA Journal No. 2: How the Success of 'Daily Show' Might Not Have Much to Do With Trevor Noah
Comedy Central and its flagship late-night program are facing a much bigger challenge than replacing a host.
TCA Journal No. 1: Don't Drown in the Stream
TCA Journal No. 1: Don't Drown in the Stream
The Television Critics Association summer press tour kicks off. Not surprisingly, there's too much TV. Who will stand out, who will survive and who will get rewarded for the effort?
Tim Goodman: When You Opt for the Orgy, You're Out of Ideas (Or Why 'True Detective' Is Beyond Redemption)
Tim Goodman: When You Opt for the Orgy, You're Out of Ideas (Or Why 'True Detective' Is Beyond Redemption)
The much-discussed orgy scene in the latest episode of 'True Detective' was unsexy, unconvincing and symptomatic of the whole season's heavy-handed, wrong-headed, desperate approach to storytelling.
Tim Goodman: Despite Glaring Oversights, Emmys Did Better Than Expected
Tim Goodman: Despite Glaring Oversights, Emmys Did Better Than Expected
THR's chief TV critic laments missed opportunities but also believes new rules helped make the Emmy nominations fairer and more representative of the quality of the TV industry today.
'Sex&Drugs&Rock&Roll': TV Review
'Sex&Drugs&Rock&Roll': TV Review
In Denis Leary's new FX series, the star-creator plays an aging rocker who finds out he's got a very talented daughter.
'Masters of Sex' Season 3: TV Review
'Masters of Sex' Season 3: TV Review
Season 3 makes a time jump that may invigorate the storytelling, but other problems linger as Showtime's drama tries to rekindle the desire.
Quick Take: Comedy Central's 'Why? With Hannibal Buress' Needs to Find Purpose Fast
Quick Take: Comedy Central's 'Why? With Hannibal Buress' Needs to Find Purpose Fast
It's never really fair to review first episodes of new late-night shows, but 'Why? With Hannibal Buress' will need to get funnier and figure out why it exists in a hurry.
'Humans': TV Review
'Humans': TV Review
New AMC series takes a familiar sci-fi idea and gives it new life.
'A Deadly Adoption': Tim Goodman Live Blogs Will Ferrell and Kristen Wiig's Lifetime Movie
'A Deadly Adoption': Tim Goodman Live Blogs Will Ferrell and Kristen Wiig's Lifetime Movie
The dramatic thriller stars Will Ferrell and Kristen Wiig as a successful couple who house and care for a pregnant woman with the hopes of adopting her unborn child — but then things quickly go awry.
'Game of Thrones' Finale: Tim Goodman on Death and the No-Surprise Surprises
'Game of Thrones' Finale: Tim Goodman on Death and the No-Surprise Surprises
THR's chief TV critic says the story remains more important than the shock in the long run, and maybe that's the secret of this series.
'True Detective' Season 2: TV Review
'True Detective' Season 2: TV Review
Nic Pizzolatto's anthology crime series is back for a second season on HBO, this time with Colin Farrell and Vince Vaughn in the lead roles.