Category Archive: FX

Atlanta Season 2

Atlanta Season 2 is not suffering from a sophomore slump.  The characters and stories are deeply compelling. Al has accomplished a new level of success: he is a recognizable, rising star.  But while… Continue reading

Fargo Season 3 Kicks off with Double the Fun

Just like the Coens’ A Serious Man, season three of Fargo opens with a parable set in a seemingly unconnected territory – an East Berlin holding facility at the end of the Cold… Continue reading

The Americans, Season 5, Episode 4, “What’s the Matter with Kansas?”

In The Americans, Season 5, Episode 4, “What’s the Matter with Kansas?” Philip and Elizabeth head for Topeka, Kansas to cultivate two targets who are working for an agricultural firm they believe is… Continue reading

The American Season 5 Episode 3 The Midges

The first scene in The Americans, Season 5, Episode 3, “The Midges” takes place in a bowling alley with Alexi expounding on his favorite subject, how horrible the Soviet Union is. Later, Elizabeth… Continue reading

The Americans Season 5 Episode 2 – Pests

In The Americans, Season 5, Episode 2, “Pests,” the Cold War era paranoia is ramped up a little higher when Elizabeth takes a road trip to a farm in Illinois to chase down… Continue reading

Amber Waves – The Americans s5e1

The Americans s5e1 – The Americans, Season 5, Episode 1, “Amber Waves” begins with a comparison and contrast of the state of agriculture in America circa summer 1984, with bountiful harvests, and in… Continue reading

The People vs OJ Simpson Snag 22 Emmy Nominations

[Update] The FX limited series, The People vs OJ Simpson has received 22 Emmy nominations including Outstanding Lead Actor in a Limited Series or Movie for Courtney B. Vance, and Outstanding Lead Actress… Continue reading