Wednesday, November 22, 2017

AMC

Thursday, Oct. 5, 2017

Tim Roth can't stay out of trouble. Since his first screen appearance in 1982's "Made in Britain" as a skinhead with a swastika tattoo on his forehead, or in 1994's "Pulp Fiction" as a petty crook holding up a coffee shop with his girlfriend, Roth has made an art of playing villains, whack jobs...

Thursday, Sep. 28, 2017

For seven seasons, AMC's "The Walking Dead" has explored a world where the dead roam the earth while the living seek safety — from other humans as much as from the zombies trying to tear into their flesh.

There are characters whose faith is tested but find their grit and fierceness. There...

Saturday, Apr. 8, 2017

Kim Wexler may be the most quietly complicated character on TV.

She is the levelheaded, nose-to-the-grindstone Albuquerque lawyer who, two seasons into "Better Call Saul," remains full of mystery and contradictions.

Most paradoxically (or so it seems): How, both professionally and...

Tuesday, Oct. 25, 2016

It’s hard to miss the message from the season premiere of “The Walking Dead”: blood pays off.

The gory episode of the popular AMC drama was seen by just over 17 million viewers on Sunday night, the Nielsen company said. That left it short of the 2014 season premiere of 17.3 million for...

Thursday, Jun. 2, 2016

After "Friends" ended in 2004, David Schwimmer moved from Los Angeles, where his hit sitcom was filmed, to re-settle in New York.

In all the years since, he has never passed the West Village apartment building known to the world (or, at least, to a steady stream of photo-snapping "Friends...

Monday, Apr. 18, 2016

The premise of "The Night Manager" is simple. Or might seem so.

Jonathan Pine, a former soldier now in a different kind of service as night manager of a luxury hotel, is drawn into a risky mission to bring down international arms dealer Richard Roper by posing as a fellow merchant of evil...

Wednesday, Aug. 26, 2015

For the second consecutive year, production designer Steve Arnold has earned an Emmy nomination on the strength of his work on House of Cards (Netflix), this time for Chapters 29 and 36...

Wednesday, Aug. 19, 2015

Two crucial questions await "Fear the Walking Dead," the spinoff to AMC's monster hit "The Walking Dead."

The first: How many zombies does it take to satisfy viewers of the new drama, which begins in the early days of the robust apocalypse underway in the original? The second: How big an...

Monday, Jun. 1, 2015

Network television, once wedded to a September-to-May schedule, saw the error of its ways as cable and online competitors demonstrated a brazen disregard for tradition.

So summer has evolved from a rerun graveyard to the home of lively offerings,...

Wednesday, May. 13, 2015

"Mad Men" is nearing its end with grace and assurance as its characters already are scattering from view. After seven seasons barnstorming a long-ago decade, the series feels like it's coming in for a landing, though just how smooth or rocky won't be known for...