Review: '24: Live Another Day' - '7:00 PM - 8:00 PM'

Review: '24: Live Another Day' - '7:00 PM - 8:00 PM'

Jack assaults Margot's hideout, while Navarro makes travel plans

A quick review of last night's "24: Live Another Day" coming up just as soon as my name is just one word, like Madonna...

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<p>Tyrant</p>

Tyrant

Credit: FX

Review: FX's 'Tyrant'

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A messy creative origin leads to a messy show

The story behind the making of FX's new drama "Tyrant" is ultimately much more interesting than "Tyrant" itself. A lot of people came and went from this project, a lot of people fought for its future, and a lot of obvious stumbling blocks were ignored because there was a real passion to get it made. But the finished product doesn't suggest something nearly worth all the fussing and fighting.

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<p>Enlisted</p>

Enlisted

Credit: FOX

Season finale review: 'Enlisted' - 'Alive Day'

Pete rallies the troops to honor Sgt. Major Cody, but will this be the end?

A quick review of the final FOX episode of "Enlisted" coming up just as soon as I try to save it with the rewind bit...

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<p>Orphan Black</p>

Orphan Black

Credit: BBC America

Season finale review: 'Orphan Black' - 'By Means Which Have Never Yet Been Tried'

Everyone tries to rescue Sarah and Kira, but are there more clones to discover?

Some thoughts on the "Orphan Black" season finale — but really on season 2 as a whole — coming up just as soon as I get this pencil through that piece of paper...

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<p>Taylor Schilling in &quot;Orange Is the New Black&quot;</p>

Taylor Schilling in "Orange Is the New Black"

Credit: Netflix

If I Had An Emmy Ballot 2014: Outstanding Lead Actress in a Comedy Series

How to make picks when half the 'comedies' are dramatic?

The Television Academy of Arts & Sciences released this year's Emmy ballots last week. Now that the ballots are out, it's time for our annual two-pronged experiment, in which Dan tries to predict the likeliest nominees in each major category, while I pretend that I'm an actually TV Academy member and pick the six nominees that would make me the happiest.

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<p>Enlisted</p>

Enlisted

Credit: FOX

Why I'm not ready to say goodbye to 'Enlisted' yet

FOX airs the military comedy's final episode on Sunday night, but it deserves more

It's funny, the things you get caught up in on this job sometime. This morning, I sat down to write my review of Sunday's episode of "Enlisted." Part of that process involved writing a headline in our publishing system, and that in turn required me to decide if I wanted to refer to the next episode as the season finale or the series finale.

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<p>Orange Is the New Black</p>

Orange Is the New Black

Credit: Netflix

Review: 'Orange Is the New Black' - 'Low Self-Esteem City/You Also Have a Pizza'

Gloria and Poussey get flashbacks, Piper starts a newspaper, and Caputo's band has a gig

Continuing our periodic look at "Orange Is the New Black" season 2, I have a review of episodes 5 and 6 coming up just as soon as the song is a metaphor about my vasectomy reversal...

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<p>Chris Meloni in &quot;Surviving Jack.&quot;</p>

Chris Meloni in "Surviving Jack."

Credit: FOX

If I Had An Emmy Ballot 2014: Outstanding Lead Actor in a Comedy Series

Which new shows make the cut?

The Television Academy of Arts & Sciences released this year's Emmy ballots last week. Now that the ballots are out, it's time for our annual two-pronged experiment, in which Dan tries to predict the likeliest nominees in each major category, while I pretend that I'm an actually TV Academy member and pick the six nominees that would make me the happiest.

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<p>Better Call Saul</p>

Better Call Saul

Credit: AMC

AMC renews, postpones 'Breaking Bad' spin-off 'Better Call Saul'

'Breaking Bad' prequel will now debut early next year, with Vince Gilligan around full-time

Better stop holding your breath for "Better Call Saul," folks. In a good-news, bad-news press release, AMC announced that the "Breaking Bad" prequel series, focusing on Bob Odenkirk's Saul Goodman, has already been renewed for a second season, but now won't premiere until sometime in early 2015, rather than the previously-announced November 2014 plan.

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<p>Aden Young in Rectify</p>

Aden Young in Rectify

Credit: Sundance

Review: Sundance's 'Rectify' still slow, steady and brilliant in season 2

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Story of a Death Row prisoner's return to the world like nothing else on television

The events of the first season of "Rectify," the Sundance Channel drama about Death Row inmate Daniel Holden's return to freedom after his conviction is overturned, took place over a single week following Daniel's release. It was a short period of time and yet — longer than a "24" season, but much shorter than a "Mad Men" season — as Daniel tells a friend, "Every day felt like a lifetime."

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