The New York cops seen in "Lincoln Rhyme" bear no resemblance to the men and women of the NYPD.
The overall mood of the show is akin to attending a very long funeral.
In the coverage of Gervais's remarks afterward, various comments were cited for the attention they drew or, in some cases, did not draw.
"Zoey's Extraordinary Playlist" does not really know what it wants to be. Is it a lighthearted musical-comedy or a straight-up tragedy?
One of the biggest surprises about "Schitt's Creek" is that it is still around some five years after its premiere in February 2015.
TV today has a knack for turning the mundane into entertainment -- or at least it attempts to do this.
Premiering this week on Fox, "Deputy" is drama by exaggeration. Every action and reaction is played to the utmost.
When all is said and done, the best TV show of 2019, as reflected in the reviews published here, was a PBS documentary.
Looking back at the review columns that appeared here in 2019, the tally of pans outnumbered raves by a ratio of almost 2-1.
Should auld acquaintance be forgot? Not on your life -- especially when remembering the TV immortals who died in 2019.