Gotham

FOX, Mondays 8/7 Central

Sep 22, 2014 TV Web Exclusive

Before there was Batman, Gotham City had James "Jim" Gordon watching its back. Played by Ben McKenzie (Southland), Gordon is brand new to Gotham's detective squad and out to make a name for himself.  More

Sep 22, 2014 TV Web Exclusive

One of the remarkable things about a series like Doctor Who is the potential for versatility in storytelling. It explains the show's enduring appeal, that every week can bring a new adventure in any setting imaginable, on any world, past present or future. Yet for some reason, the last year or two have been uncharacteristically underwhelming. Now, five episodes into the new season, and the adventures are exciting again, and in this week's case, considerably more creative. More

Sep 15, 2014 TV Web Exclusive

After the last couple of earnest but ultimately mediocre episodes, Doctor Who returned this week with one of its most compelling stories in recent memory. "Listen" was again written by Stephen Moffat, and carries his signature throughout, but it also takes major steps in establishing the new rules for this Doctor, something we've been looking for since the premiere a few weeks back. More

Sep 09, 2014 TV Web Exclusive

We're three episodes into the new season of Doctor Whoand subsequently three episodes into the time-traveler's latest incarnation. Peter Capaldi's cynical and cantankerous version of the BBC's 50-year-old hero may be a more serious take, especially compared to Matt Smith's fantastically aloof Eleventh Doctor, but the episodes so far show no sign of easing up on the rampant silliness, for better or worse. More

Doctor Who “Deep Breath” (Season 8, Episode 1)

(BBC AMERICA, Saturdays 9/8 Central)

Aug 25, 2014 TV Web Exclusive

The new season of Doctor Who is here, and with it the highly anticipated debut of Peter Capaldi's Twelfth Doctor.  More

Outlander

Starz, Saturdays 9 p.m.

Aug 09, 2014 TV Web Exclusive

World War Two, which kept Claire Randall (Caitriona Balfe) and her husband Farank (Tobias Menzies) apart for five years, has just ended. To get reacquainted with one another after such a prolonged separation, the Randalls take a second honeymoon from their English home to Scotland. More

The Knick

Cinemax, Fridays 10 p.m.

Aug 08, 2014 TV Web Exclusive

Television was once the least of the visual mediums. After film, even after comics, the best-funded serial dramas were once blandly photographed affairs, stories dispensed by cameras ignorant of subtext, a technically modest and utterly utilitarian take on their cinematic cousins. More

Garfunkel and Oates

IFC, Thursdays 10 p.m.

Aug 07, 2014 TV Web Exclusive

After paying their dues on the periphery of the mainstream for far too longwith a host of podcast appearances and movie cameos to their nameit's a relief to see comedy songwriting duo Garfunkel and Oates (aka Riki Lindhome and Kate Micucci) finally get the opportunity they deserve.  More

Aug 06, 2014 TV Web Exclusive

Just like every generation gets a new incarnation of Star Trek, each generation of home media gets upgraded, shiny, new versions of all the previous Treks. More