Treme, “Everything I Do Gonh Be Funky” (2.02)

A fancy salmon dish in a restaurant.

A review of the episode, written by David Simon and directed by Tim Robbins, after the jump… Advertisements

Treme, “Accentuate the Positive” (2.01)

Sofia (India Ennenga) records a YouTube video.

A review of the second season premiere of the HBO New Orleans drama, written by Eric Overmyer & Anthony Bourdain and directed by Anthony Hemingway, after the jump…

FEATURE: Best Episodes of 2010, #21-#11

For every television critic, the inaugural Best Of is a test: a test to see what they value and what they forget, what they cherish and what they banish to the scrap heap. You guys got a taste of my tastes with the Honourable Mentions, but here we are: The Top 20 episodes of 2010! … Continue reading

Treme, “I’ll Fly Away” (1.10)

“Oh, this town…” – Janette Desautel The inaugural season of David Simon‘s new series, Treme, wraps up its first season with a segment written by the man himself and directed by Agnieszka Holland. Does it do a suitable job of tying off the show’s many plots in a satisfying way? Read on after the jump to … Continue reading


Every week, The Signal will be offering up a Friday Roundup: a collection of mini-reviews, TV news, interesting links and varying television-related thoughts that weren’t big enough to merit a full post on their own. In this inaugural edition, Editor-in-Chief Robert Lackie will lead the charge on this premiere edition, with the rest of the … Continue reading