There are so many different TV shows that premiere and continue throughout the whole year. They bring laughter, joy, sorrow, and tears. The really good ones draw you in and make you connect with what they are really about. They create a vision. A story come to life.  We haveRead More →

I’m a little late with this, as I was catching up for and then catching my breath from Christmas. I hope everyone had a beautiful and loving holiday, whatever and however you celebrated. Now we’re all relaxed and ready to go to review the second half of this season ofRead More →

Somehow, even-perhaps especially- in this age of streaming where there are little to no commercial obligations, every single series still suffers from the “bloating” phenomenon. The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel is no exception, as “The Punishment Room” proves. Luckily, “We’re Going to the Catskills!” follows immediately after to remind the audienceRead More →

In the time between the pilot of The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel premiering on Amazon Prime and the rest of the season dropping eight months later, there was a lot of discussion about how this new series would rank in the Amy Sherman-Palladino universe. Emotional walls had been built following theRead More →

Nearly a year ago, Gilmore Girls creator Amy Sherman-Palladino, in partnership with Amazon Prime, dropped the full first season of her latest series, The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel. Following the disappointment that the revival of her flagship show caused her die-hard fans the previous year, and the ambivalence evoked by herRead More →