Posts tagged "AMC"

Series Premiere: Preacher Review

Series Premiere: Preacher Review
Going into this week’s premiere of AMC’s newest series, Preacher (produced and directed by Seth Rogan and Evan Goldberg), I knew next to nothing. I had seen one trailer and that trailer looked so insane I was intrigued even if I had no idea what the show was about. And you can’t say that wasn’t... Read more »

The Night Manager Review

The Night Manager Review
Expectations could not be higher for AMC’s newest limited series, The Night Manager. Based on a novel by John le Carré and starring Hugh Laurie (House), Tom Hiddleston (Thor), Olivia Colman (Broadchurch) and Elizabeth Debicki (The Man From U.N.C.L.E.), on paper The Night Manager looks to have too much going fro it to fail. And, while... Read more »

Better Call Saul Season 2 Finale Review: Klick

Better Call Saul Season 2 Finale Review: Klick
Spoiler Alert: Do not read if you haven’t seen the Season 2 finale of Better Call Saul, “Klick.” “I miss the mail room.” — Ernie As I was watching the season two finale of Better Call Saul, I began thinking about what I would write in this review. As the hour unfolded I settled on the... Read more »
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Better Call Saul Review: Nailed

Better Call Saul Review: Nailed
Spoiler Alert: Do not read if you haven’t seen Better Call Saul Season 2, Ep. 9 – “Nailed.” “I know he’s not perfect. I know he cuts corners. But you’re the one who made him this way.” — Kim Last week I talked a lot about the various paths the characters of Better Call Saul... Read more »

Better Call Saul Review: Fifi

Better Call Saul Review: Fifi
Spoiler Alert: Do not read if you haven’t seen Better Call Saul Season 2, Ep. 8 – “Fifi.” “I just love seeing you like this.” —Jimmy By virtue of being a prequel, and thanks to the less than sunny ending of the story its prequelling, Better Call Saul can’t help but have a bittersweet air... Read more »

Better Call Saul Review: Bali Ha'i

Better Call Saul Review: Bali Ha'i
Spoiler Alert: Do not read if you haven’t seen Better Call Saul Season 2, Ep. 6 – “Bali Ha’i.” “How you manage to live so long with a mouth like that, hmm?” — Hector We’ve spent a lot of time sifting through the damage of Jimmy’s choices just by the destructive nature of those choices... Read more »
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Better Call Saul Review: Rebecca

Better Call Saul Review: Rebecca
Spoiler Alert: Do not read if you haven’t seen Better Call Saul Season 2, Ep. 5 – “Rebecca.” “You don’t save me. I save me.” — Kim I’ve made much already about the various moral codes guiding our two protagonists, Jimmy and Mike, but this week we got to drive into the inner workings of... Read more »

Better Call Saul Review: Gloves Off

Better Call Saul Review: Gloves Off
Spoiler Alert: Do not read if you haven’t seen Better Call Saul Season 2, Ep. 4 – “Gloves Off.” “Life is not one big game of Let’s Make a Deal.” — Chuck                                              ... Read more »

Better Call Saul Review: Cobbler

Better Call Saul Review: Cobbler
Spoiler Alert: Do not read if you haven’t seen Better Call Saul Season 2, Ep. 2 – “Cobbler.” “Are you still morally flexible?” — Mike A prequel offers an interesting conundrum. As Better Call Saul’s second season eases forward at its usual languid pace its becoming clear that the struggle at the center of the... Read more »
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Better Call Saul Review: Switch

Better Call Saul Review: Switch
Spoiler Alert: Do not read if you haven’t seen Better Call Saul Season 2, Ep. 1 – “Switch.” “Yeah, well, I know what stopped me. And you know what? It’s never stopping me again.” — Jimmy Not much has changed since we left Jimmy McGill last season. Mostly because in the narrative timeline its only been... Read more »