TV Reviews

The Long, Long Holiday TV Poster Image
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Wonderful animated series about life in occupied France.
Network: Netflix
(2015)
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Cosmos: A Spacetime Odyssey TV Poster Image
age 10+
Update of Sagan classic is smart, visually spectacular.
Network: Fox, National Geographic Channel
(2014)
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Cosmos: Possible Worlds TV Poster Image
age 10+
Visually stunning existential explorations dig deep.
Network: National Geographic Channel, Fox
(2020)
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On the Record TV Poster Image
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age 15+
Moving docu centers on race and culture in Me Too movement.
Network: HBO Max
(2020)
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Antiques Roadshow TV Poster Image
age 10+
PBS gem mixes appraisals, history, and suspense.
Network: PBS
(1997)
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Small Axe TV Poster Image
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age 15+
Miniseries celebrates Black British culture; adult themes.
Network: Amazon Prime Video
(2020)
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The Crown TV Poster Image
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age 15+
Exquisite bio-series is complex and compelling.
Network: Netflix
(2016)
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Kurt Sutter's Outlaw Empires TV Poster Image
age 15+
Docu about criminal groups is both insightful and violent.
Network: Discovery Channel
(2012)
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Deliverance Creek TV Poster Image
age 15+
Tense, violent Civil War drama boasts strong female roles.
Network: Lifetime
(2014)
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The Game TV Poster Image
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age 15+
Espionage drama is smart, twisty Cold War tale.
Network: BBC America
(2006)
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American Dreams TV Poster Image
age 10+
Evocative retrospective drama follows changes of the '60s.
Network: NBC
(2003)
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Underground TV Poster Image
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age 15+
Gripping slave drama is great viewing for mature viewers.
Network: WGN
(2016)
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Behind the Movement TV Poster Image
age 10+
Insightful biopic tells story behind momentous bus boycott.
Network: TV One
(2018)
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What Matters TV Poster Image
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age 10+
30-minute 60 Minutes for tweens and up.
Network: HBO Family
(1999)
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Naked Science TV Poster Image
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age 10+
Science demystified; best for bigger kids.
Network: National Geographic Channel
(2004)
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How We Got to Now TV Poster Image
age 10+
History's greatest ideas are smart fun for curious families.
Network: PBS
(2014)
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State of Play TV Poster Image
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age 15+
Nuanced political thriller with occasional violence and sex.
Network: BBC America
(2004)
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History Detectives TV Poster Image
age 10+
Lively series reveals history's everyday secrets.
Network: PBS
(2003)
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The Librarians TV Poster Image
age 10+
Goofy fantasy-adventure is perfect for whole-family viewing.
Network: TNT
(2014)
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The Spanish Princess TV Poster Image
age 15+
Sometimes violent historical drama has relevance to present.
Network: Starz
(2019)
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