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The Black Donnellys, “God is a Comedian Playing to an Audience Afraid to Laugh” (1.02.5)

A review of the web-only third episode of a One Season Wonder we’ve looked at twice before, written by Robert Moresco & Jeff F. King and directed by Dan Lerner, after the jump… Advertisements

Prime Suspect [US], “Episode 1” (1.01)

Jane Timoney (Maria Bello) surrounded by her ensemble of sexist, bullying cops.

Look after the jump for spoiler-free highlights, and a spoilery review, of the episode written by Alexandra Cunningham and directed by Peter Berg… Spoiler-Free Highlights: Maria Bello is awesome, here, as Jane Timoney. She’s tough and brash and makes mistakes, and she’s smart and hard-working. She’s not perfect, far from, but that’s one of the … Continue reading

The Black Donnellys, “Pilot” (1.01)

“The Irish have always been victims of negative stereotyping. I mean, people think we’re all drunks and brawlers, and sometimes it makes you so mad you just wanna get drunk and punch somebody.” – Joey “Ice Cream” First up on Rerun Time’s roulette is the pilot of The Black Donnellys, a 2006 drama starring Jonathan … Continue reading