7 items from 2015
If we wanted a sensible police drama, we wouldn't be watching The Following. Where has all the craziness gone, asks Ron?
This review contains spoilers.
1.7 The Hunt
One of the best things about The Following is that it is set in a world with an infinite supply of serial killers. That's also one of the worst things about The Following, as it lends itself to laziness. Whenever one of the killers we know is in trouble, well, we just have that person turn to someone in his network of murderer pals to help him solve his problem. When it's someone like Arthur Strauss reaching out to one of his many students, it makes sense. We've seen Strauss at work training other killers, we know he's got hundreds of students committing thousands of murders, and it makes sense that they'd be willing to stick their neck out to help the man »
The Good Wife, Season 6, Episode 18: “Loser Edit”
Written by Luke Schelhaas
Directed by Brooke Kennedy
Airs Sundays at 9pm Et on CBS
When word came down that “Loser Edit” would be another issue-driven episode of The Good Wife – this time, gay marriage was to be the focal point – there was a collective cringe. Was this to be another “Debate” scenario? The good news is that no, The Good Wife didn’t shoot itself in the foot to that degree this week. On the other hand, “Loser Edit” feels very much of a piece with much of the so-so back half of this troubled season: where The Good Wife once exhilarated, it now mostly ticks off plot-beat boxes, however pleasurably.
There’s an array of appealing guests this week, though most of them don’t get much to do. The most prominent is the returning Lily Rabe, whose nosy reporter »
- Simon Howell
Recently, CBS delivered the new,official synopsis/spoilers for their upcoming "The Good Wife" episode 19 of season 6. The episode is entitled, "Winning Ugly," and it turns out that we're going to see some very interesting and drama-filled stuff as Alicia and company get attacked with a State's Attorney Election voting recount scandal. They'll try to fight it off, and more! In the new, 19th episode press release: Alicia And Eli Try To Stop A Recount When Potential Voter Fraud Is Discovered In The State's Attorney Election. Press release number 2: When potential voter fraud is discovered in the State's Attorney election, Eli and Alicia are going to take steps to stop a recount by enlisting the help of a well-respected civil rights lawyer, Spencer Randolph (Ron Rifkin). Also, Diane is going to learn she unwittingly submitted false evidence in Cary's case. Guest stars feature: Ron Rifkin (Spencer Randolph), John Procaccino »
Recently, Fox served up the new, official synopsis/spoilers for their upcoming "The Following" episode 7 of season 3. The episode is entitled, "The Hunt," and it turns out that we're going to see some very interesting and intense stuff take place as Max shows back up on the force and runs into a deadly menace. Ryan and Mike try to track down a new, dangerous threat, and more! In the new, 7th episode press release: New Dangers Lie In Wait For Ryan. Press release number 2: With only a few days before Joe Carroll's execution, Ryan and Mike will shift their focus to a new threat. In the meantime, after being approved to start work again, Max is going to rejoin the task force and come dangerously close to a deadly menace. Guest stars feature: John Lafayette as Scott Turner; Tim Guinee as Duncan; Gbenga Akinnagbe as Tom; Monique Gabriela Curnen »
Recently, CBS served up the new,official synopsis/spoilers for their upcoming "The Good Wife" episode 18 of season 6. The episode is entitled, "Loser Edit," and it turns out that we're going to see some very interesting and drama-filled stuff take place when Alicia becomes the subject of a leaked email scandal. New problems for Cary may arise, and more. In the new, 18th episode press release: Questions Regarding Alicia's Leaked Emails Catch Her Off Guard During A Television Interview. Press release number 2: Still reeling from the cyber-hack at her law firm, Alicia is going to get ambushed with questions about her leaked emails during a television interview. In the meantime, Diane will take on a case that pits her sympathies towards gay marriage against the rights of religious freedom. Also, an investigator is going to start looking into the evidence Diane used to get Cary out of prison. Guest »
- Andre Braddox
Recently, Fox served up the new,official synopsis/spoilers for their upcoming "The Following" episode 6 of season 3. The episode is entitled, "Reunion," and it turns out that we're going to see some very intense and interesting stuff take place as a new threat emerges. Max runs into difficulty while trying to confess, and more! In the new, 6th episode press release: A Frightening New Threat Is Discovered. Press release number 2: With their latest target on the run, Ryan and Mike will follow a tip to a small town to investigate and confirm he isn't seeking protection. While in town, they are going to both discover an even larger threat who has managed to avoid suspicion up until now. In the meantime, Max will struggle to make a confession. Guest stars feature: Gbenga Akinnagbe as Tom; Tobias Segal as Pat; Michael Gaston as Sheriff Windsor; Ruth Kearney as Daisy; Tim Guinee »
Title: 99 Homes Director: Ramin Bahrani Starring: Andrew Garfield, Michael Shannon, Laura Dern, Tim Guinee, Cullen Moss, J.D. Evermore Poverty in America and financial inequality are topics that will never fail to be interesting and discouraging. The vast discrepancy of wealth that exists even among people in the same neighborhoods is astounding, and the unpredictability of circumstances can lead to places where responsible people would never expect to find themselves. The main focus of Ramin Bahrani’s new film 99 Homes is evictions due to the repossession of homes by banks after their owners failed to make payments. It is an upsetting and difficult subject, and this film manages a heartbreaking [ Read More ]
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7 items from 2015
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