Bruce Timm’s sleek, stylized animated series reinvented the superhero in a small screen film noir style on a show that was a hit with both kids and adults.
Smallville: The Complete Series – Smallville launched in 2001 as a superhero series by way of a Dawson’s Creek-style young adult melodrama: teen angst with a kryptonite boost and moral lessons in a freak-of-the-week serial. Tom Welling looked more like a Tiger Beat cover model than a small town farm boy, but his gentle blue […]
Created by Michelle and Robert King, the first season of The Good Wife offers a classic legal drama reframed by a ripped-from-the-headlines twist. Julianna Margulies’ Alicia Florrick is the publically loyal but privately ambivalent wife of a disgraced Chicago politician (Chris Noth), who resigns in the face of a sex scandal. “Six months later,” Alicia […]