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Historical Drama

  • WonderCon 2014 Review: WGN’s ‘Salem’ Pilot

    Each cable TV network apparently needs its own scary costume drama. Into this comes WGN America’s inaugural scripted series, Salem. A terrifying alternate take on the town’s witch-hunt and trials, this…

  • Movie Review: ‘Hyde Park on Hudson’

    The fundamental problem with Hyde Park on Hudson is that it promises so many interesting characters and so many spirited performances, and then focuses its attention on the dullest one. That’s…

  • Review: ‘Robin Hood’

    On paper, Robin Hood appears to have it all: an amazing cast, beautiful costumes, spectacular set pieces, meticulously choreographed fight scenes, and a beloved protagonist. Yet somehow, I found the movie…