We asked our editors to take a look at the good and the bad of this week’s unfurling of the Fall TV line-up and to answer six prying questions. In short: we love The Good Place, are reservedly excited about Stumptown, we expect more from (because we … Continue reading Fall TV Preview
It’s TV’s biggest night as the Emmys are meted out by… nobody. The hostless movement continues with tonight’s 71st Emmy Awards. KATHERINE’S PICK: The 71st Annual Primetime Emmy Awards [Fox, 8p] My personal Oscars (I’m going to win one, one day) airs tonight on … Continue reading What To Watch: 09/22/2019
It’s a big day for understated humor and hunters of ghosts, and we’re gonna open with one of the more unlikely movie-length expansions. JASON’S PICK: Between Two Ferns: The Movie [Netflix] The hilariously awkward web series featuring Zach Galifianakis asking celebrities from Jon Hamm to … Continue reading What To Watch: 09/20/2019
Happy Friday! We have slightly less horror movies this week, a romantic comedy, a Brad Pitt-led drama, and the Downton Abbey movie. Trailers are below the fold.
Not only do we have new shows (as well as a primer for a returning show and the NBC return of a PBS classic) trickling in as we speed towards the big week of September debuts, we have a whole new forum as BET launches … Continue reading What To Watch: 09/19/2019
We’re giving Ryan Murphy’s return a three-rec salute, albeit one that recognizes his American Horror Story franchise is the ultimate hatewatch. As this one is subtitled 1984, expect a lot of spandex, Culture Club, and Orwellian double-speak. Well, since it’s Murphy, more likely Bauhaus or Ministry. Also, … Continue reading What To Watch: 09/18/2019
We’re all about learning in our TV recommendations for tonight — from questioning the answers to the building blocks of our culture. BRAD’S PICK: The Jim Jeffries Show [Comedy, 10:30p] That outspoken Aussie-American’s talk show is back tonight. His potent mix of irreverence, anger and … Continue reading What To Watch: 09/17/2019