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Nov 01, 2018 TV Web Exclusive

In last week's The Good Place episode, "The Ballad of Donkey Doug," the show introduced Jason's terrible father, Donkey Doug; in this week's episode, "A Fractured Inheritance," it reintroduces Eleanor's terrible mother, Donna (Leslie Grossman).  More

Oct 25, 2018 TV Web Exclusive

In "The Ballad of Donkey Doug," The Good Place's first episode since shifting its plot to focus on the Soul Squad (fka the Brainy Bunch) saving people other than themselves, the show asks a question it's previously explored only superficially. Are some people not worth saving?  More

Oct 18, 2018 TV Web Exclusive

"Michael. They've seen through the door into the afterlife. They heard how it works. It's over. More

Oct 11, 2018 TV Web Exclusive

"The Snowplow," the third episode of The Good Place's third season, is an early contender for funniest episode of the season. It's also guilty of greatly accelerating the season's narrative in ways that are simultaneously unnatural, predictable, and thrilling. More

Oct 04, 2018 TV Web Exclusive

Can we talk about Allison Jones for a second? Although she's not a household name, she's made many a new actor into one. Jones has casted TV shows including The Fresh Prince of Bel-Air, Freaks and Geeks (which earned her an Emmy), Curb Your Enthusiasm, Arrested Development, and every show that Michael Schur has helmed. That includes The Good Place. More

Sep 28, 2018 TV Web Exclusive

So, here we are: for its third season, The Good Place, a show about the afterlife, is taking place on Earth. Alrighty then. More

Aug 30, 2018 TV Web Exclusive

Viewers love a drugs-and-organized-crime show, don't they? Netflix's Ozark, which debuted last year, delves into an aspect of this world not explored in depth in other shows: money laundering.  More

Aug 29, 2018 TV Web Exclusive

Making his Netflix debut, sociopolitical comedian W. Kamau Bell returns with a fourth special. The comedian, who hosts CNN's United Shades of America, delivers an hour's worth of material about family life in our current political climate.  More


Paramount Network

Aug 28, 2018 TV Web Exclusive

For all its sweeping, expansive shots of the Montana wilderness, the narrative bulk of Paramount Network's Yellowstone is ostensibly contained within the trials and tribulations (and closet skeletons) of the Dutton family; a family dominated by patriarch John, played by Kevin Costner, who owns and operates the largest contiguous ranch in the United States.  More