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Murder Mystery Shows: True Detective vs The Bridge vs Top of the Lake


A few weeks now after the finale of True Detective, I am still digesting that particular show (and trying to forget the notion of “making flowers” entirely!) and got to thinking about how it stacks up against two other recent … Continue reading

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TV Series: First seasons of The Bridge and Ray Donovan and end of series for Dexter


Way too much TV and not enough time. I am a bit late with these reviews but here goes. The Bridge with Diane Kruger and Damién Bichir was a pretty gripping police drama about the corruption and abuse that is … Continue reading

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TV Series: Top of the Lake S01 – Riveting, Intense and Spellbinding Campion Strikes Again


I only heard about this show obliquely through the web, but this was truly a television masterpiece. Jane Campion  Confession: I never watched The Piano (I’ll correct that by next week!) shoots this police drama in New Zealand among the most stupendously beautiful … Continue reading

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My Favorite TV Series of 2012 – Can you guess which was my favorite?


I watched a whole lot of TV in 2012 – and there was lots of great stuff out there. A few new shows (House of Lies and Magic City), some awesome sophomore efforts (Sherlock, Episodes, Game of Thrones, and Homeland), … Continue reading

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TV Series: Dexter S07 – Slow Start but Fantastic Finish!


I was really disappointed with S06 and thought that S07 had really started to wander. Gone was the one “bad guy” that eludes Dexter all season until the finale. Gone also was the “monster a week” that gave the show … Continue reading

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TV Series: The Walking Dead S01 – Slow start but powerful finish


AMC’s Walking Dead is breaking records for cable TV nearly every week now in its 3rd season. I made several abortive attempts to catch up with this show and finally got through the six episodes of S01. I am just … Continue reading

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Mid-season TV Review: Dex, Nucky, Jax, Carrie, and other faves


I am really happy with the Florida Gators 7-0 record at this point in the season and their #2 ranking. Coming into 2012 as a #23 longshot, Muschamp’s boys have the Chomp momentum right now. It is reassuring that they … Continue reading

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