Lean on Pete
I marveled at the humanist depth of the world Haigh creates, one that can only be rendered by a truly great writer and director, working…
Allison Shoemaker is a freelance film and television critic based in Chicago. A member of the Chicago Film Critics Association, Allison's work can be found at The AV Club, Comic Book Resources, and at Consequence of Sound, where she's a Senior Film and Television Writer. You can hear her on the podcasts TV Party, Debating Doctor Who, and Podlander Drunkcast: an Outlander Podcast, and you can heckle her on Twitter @allisonshoe.
A review of the new NBC series, "Rise," which premieres Tuesday night at 10/9c.
A review of the second season of Marvel's Jessica Jones.
A review of the latest food series on Netflix.
A review of Netflix's newest documentary series, including a chapter by Alex Gibney.
A review of the new TV series that's also an app by Steven Soderbergh.
A review of TNT's The Alienist, premiering January 22 at 9 ET/PT.
A review of Netflix's award-winning "The Crown," soon returning for its second season.
A review of Netflix's Western, "Godless," starring Jeff Daniels, Michelle Dockery, Jack O'Connell, and Scoot McNairy.
A review of Netflix's new Marvel series, "The Punisher."
A review of Netflix's excellent "Alias Grace," written by Sarah Polley and directed by Mary Harron.