Arts & Culture TelevisionJim McDermottDecember 30, 2020
In 2020 the best TV was whatever got you through the night.
Arts & Culture Television
Behind the Baby Yoda memes, ‘The Mandalorian’ asks a deeply religious question: Is anyone beyond redemption?Jim McDermottDecember 21, 2020
Hidden amid its meme-ready moments, “The Mandalorian” is quietly investigating the inadequacy of our ideas about each other.
Arts & Culture TelevisionJim McDermottOctober 16, 2020
‘The Boys’ gleefully satirizes every aspect of superhero movies by showing how corrupt all-powerful beings would be if they existed in the real world.
Arts & Culture TelevisionJim McDermottAugust 25, 2020
Placing three Black characters at the center of a new TV series yields fresh, unexpected turns.
Faith FeaturesJim McDermottAugust 21, 2020
These modern retreat centers are helping people grow closer to God.
Arts & Culture IdeasJim McDermottFebruary 14, 2020
At times “10 Things” feels like being witness to little acts of self-liberation.
Arts & Culture TelevisionJim McDermottFebruary 01, 2020
Watching the finale, my mind wandered through places in my life that have been special to me.
Arts & Culture FilmJim McDermottDecember 27, 2019
In my experience the separation of priest from everybody else is neither helpful nor based on any kind of truth.