A look at why the sensational show feels so sluggish, and why that might change soon.
Continue reading Midseason Check-In: ‘THE AMERICANS’ Needs to Hit the Gas
O beautiful for spacious skies! The Americans returns for Season 5.
Continue reading THE AMERICANS: “Amber Waves”
David counts down his top television series of 2016: spies and criminals, dragons and monsters, and one depressed horse.
Continue reading 2016 Yearbook: David’s Top 10 Shows
Previewing my end-of-year list, here are a baker’s dozen series worth binging on this summer.
Continue reading The Best TV of 2016 (So Far)
The Americans’ Season Four finale opted for a simmer instead of a bang, but what else is new for the best show on television?
Continue reading THE AMERICANS: “Persona Non Grata”
The Americans returns for Season 4 with an infectious new mystery.
Continue reading THE AMERICANS: “Glanders”
There have been maybe two films this year that have impressed me enough to make my year-end list. Not so with television. What should you be catching up on this summer?
Continue reading The Best TV of 2015 (So Far)
The Americans goes rogue in both plot and stylistic choices in the Season Three finale. Plus: Awards!
Continue reading THE AMERICANS: “March 8, 1983”