Tag: showrunners

Gruesome TV: dumb culture returns?

Grant , February 22nd, 2018

The thing that strikes you about The Frankenstein Chronicles is how gruesome it is. This was true too of The Alienist. In both cases, the series begins with…

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Narrative captivity: Losing Orphan Black for want of a half-fan

Grant , April 21st, 2015

I am a long standing fan of Orphan Black but this season they lost me.  I tuned in for the opening episode of the new season, and it…

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