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Mindhunter Season 2

Mindhunter: Season 2

The first thing I want to thank the Mindhunter people for is getting rid of the girlfriend of the Holden Ford (Groff) character from Season One. Every scene with her was...
The Last Panthers

The Last Panthers

This series is not for the faint of heart. Especially if you're not into long episodes full of reading. Unless you speak French or Serbian, that is. The series also...
The Alienist

The Alienist

The Alienist was an insanely popular book. It was The Da Vinci Code before The Da Vinci Code. Back in 1994 there was not a human being on the planet who had not either...
I Am the Night

I Am the Night

Is it just me or is there a movie, book or television show about the Black Dahlia murder at least once every two years? I get that it’s one of those American unsolved...
True Detective Season 3

True Detective: Season 3

True Detective is theoretically a prestige show on a prestige network, but the series and its anthological approach means that even if you loved season one or hated...
Mindhunter Season One

Mindhunter: Season 1

I'm not gonna lie, Mindhunter started off rough. So rough that Ms. Hipster bailed after episode one. The dialog felt stilted and the performances completely woo...

Snowfall: Season 1

I came of age during the crack epidemic in Los Angeles. I had very little understanding of the socioeconomic and cultural impact the drug had on the residents, ...
Sneaky Pete

Sneaky Pete: Season 1

I first watched Sneaky Pete when it was one of Amazon's pilots. It had some potential, but felt way too traditional and safe. Some of the other potential series...
Ozark Season 1

Ozark: Season 1

When I first saw there was a series entitled Ozark, my first reaction was, "How is there possibly a series starring Jason Bateman and Laura Linney that I had no...
Fargo Season 2

Fargo: Season 2

Season one of Fargo, the series based on the Coen Brothers' movie of the same name, kind of followed a lot of the same plot points and a lot of the same beats. ...
Ray Donovan

Ray Donovan: Season 3

So, I've managed to watch three seasons of this show and am not sure I've really progressed past season one in terms of my mental development. Or Ray's mental d...
True Detective Season 2

True Detective: Season 2

Oh Vince. Vince, Vince, Vince. You poor, poor man. To watch you stretch and struggle through this thick, incomprehensible dialogue in this thick, incomprehensib...