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Glenn Garvin TV Reviews
Can the Man of Steel have it all?
Kenan, meanwhile, is a stale as sitcoms get.
CBS drama explores the heroine’s trauma and the envy of her FBI peers.
HBO Max’s murder thriller miniseries is all over the map—in a good way.
British import on Amazon Prime won’t exactly fill you with the warm fuzzies.
Meanwhile, a reboot of Walker, Texas Ranger inexplicably exists.
Say ‘meh’ to these two midseason also-rans.
The spiritual successor of 30 Rock keeps its edge.
Need an antidote to sickly sweet holiday stories?
If you’re looking for a coherent, compelling version of Stephen King’s pandemic opus, keep on walking.
A documentary describes a drug-fueled countercultural romance.
Now out of The Big Bang’s orbit, she’s ready to shine.
HBO docuseries a devastating look at a family’s secret dysfunctions.
Meanwhile on CBS, B Positive offers laughs about...kidney transplants.
Premium cable has led to a quality transformation in David E. Kelley’s storytelling.
PBS documentary recounts life of America’s pioneer of tawdry fame coverage.
Not even “McDreamy” can make this financial thriller cash in.
Killer AI and bayou monsters all run amok
Also, Neil deGrasse Tyson is back to condescend to us all some more.
No drawing room mysteries to see in this off-beat, hard-boiled cop show.
Wit, both broad and sharp, gets a show about racism further than tirades would.
Two mediocre movies highlight what little there is to look forward to.
Pandemics and political fearmongering got you down? Netflix offers a diversion.
But do the metaphors hold up?
Cops vs. criminals with psychosexual undertones
Coroner and Hitmen are only new to us Yanks.
The fairy-tale foundation never materializes, but the show will rattle your bones.
Helter Skelter: An American Myth doesn’t shed new light, but it’s excellent journalism.
The Australian series shows it’s not all about Trump.
What happens when a decades-long mystery gets solved while you’re explaining it?
Walter Duranty and The New York Times have blood on their hands in this historical re-enactment.
Into the Dark: Good Boy and The Vast of Night draw inspiration from the good ol’ days.
What if you had a mystery and nobody cared?
In the winding hills above Hollywood, musical history was made.
Just don’t expect too much historical accuracy.
Just try not to ask too many questions about what’s happening or why.
Dual roles highlight harsh, almost masochistic miniseries of twin brothers’ travails.
Talented performances in City of Angels undone by uninspiring scripts.
Reese Witherspoon is well on her way to becoming a television mogul.