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What's Dead . . . is alive again

Various rumblings on the state of things in TV-land.

Of course, in my humble opinion.

  • The Walking Dead has been resurrected, in a very big way.
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Winter Has Come: TV in 2015

2015 is shaping to be television’s most prolific year yet. A show just premiered on the PlayStation network, of all places. Netflix and Amazon have fully established themselves as networks to watch. 952 more words


Togetherness Season 1 Review

Grade: A-

Created by the Duplass brothers, Togetherness stars Mark Duplass, Steve Zissis, Melanie Lynskey, and Amanda Peet. The show is set in a modern-day suburb of California, and it revolves around the four leads as they navigate through their broken lives. 289 more words

TV Reviews


I’ve only watched the first two episodes of this new HBO comedy from the Duplass brothers, but so far I’m a big fan.

The plot is pretty straighforward: Brett (Mark Duplass) and Michelle (Melanie Lynskey) have been failing to connect after the birth of their second kid.  140 more words



I think when it comes to tv I know myself well.  I pretty much knew before I watched HBO’s new series (from the Duplass brothers) … 128 more words

HBO's 'Togetherness' Explores Love and Marital Crisis in a Refreshing New Way

There is nothing novel about HBO’s newest sad comedy, Togetherness. You could be forgiven for being tempted to bail early on in the series’ pilot, rolling your eyes at the familiarity of Brett Pierson (Mark Duplass) trying and failing to initiate sex with his bored wife Michelle (Melanie Lynskey) and then trying and failing to stealthily jerk off beside her. 686 more words