Column by Fred Venturini
The Game of Thrones pilot, "Winter is Coming," packs a sprawling, fantasy epic into a tight sixty-one minutes featuring distinct and interesting settings and characters.
Column by Fred Venturini May 25, 2017
Better Call Saul's pilot, "Uno," focuses on building characters in surprising and patient ways, emphasizing the creation of curiosity over providing the audience with exposition.
Column by Max Booth III
Increase your productivity by watching Netflix.
Column by Christoph Paul April 11, 2017
Five examples of how reality TV Shows 'The Bachelor' and 'The Bachelorette' showed me how to write better stories.
Column by Fred Venturini March 31, 2017
A craft-based look at the pilot episode of FX's 'Taboo.'
Column by Stephanie Bonjack February 10, 2017
Let's be honest: nothing compares to vampire love.
Column by Fred Venturini February 2, 2017
A craft-based look at Westworld's pilot, "The Original."
Column by BH Shepherd December 2, 2016
What the characters of "Westworld," some of them writers, can teach us about writers.
Column by BH Shepherd
A look at the cultural significance of a superhero like Luke Cage.
Column by Max Booth III September 26, 2016
We dig deep into Stephen Falk's complicated FXX series.
Column by BH Shepherd
A look at how "The Get Down" uses fictional elements to tell a true story.
News by Raine Winters August 29, 2016
The controversy never ends.
Column by Max Booth III August 9, 2016
Not only is "Stranger Things" great television, it's also a required lesson in quality characterization.
News by Peter Derk July 28, 2016
Magic, mystery, and sledgehammers: the new trailer for Neil Gaiman's 'American Gods' is here.
Column by Richard Thomas July 25, 2016
A guide to turning your kids on to horror.
Column by Christopher Shultz
The new Netflix original series has already garnered a big following, but can it sustain its momentum in future seasons?
Column by Taylor Houston July 15, 2016
The animated show 'Archer' is a grammar-lovers wet dream.
Column by Peter Derk July 5, 2016
Maybe you should stop and think before you start shitting on James Patterson.
Column by BH Shepherd June 29, 2016
"Preacher" finally got the adaptation fans have been waiting for, but how does it compare to the source material?
News by Raine Winters June 24, 2016
Fingers crossed that this will be good, guys.
News by Peter Derk June 21, 2016
Between the PEN Pinter Prize and the announcement of a new Netflix series based on her work, Atwood is where it's at.
Column by Cath Murphy May 23, 2016
'Game of Thrones' got its cliffhanger season ending right. 'The Walking Dead' got it wrong. Why?
News by Raine Winters
The ‘American Psycho’ author will be gifting fans with ‘The Deleted.’
Column by Max Booth III April 26, 2016
It's a miracle!