Brad Newsome Christine embraces the idea of running for election in the seat vacated by her husband.
Tim Elliott This seven-part conspiracy thriller seems plausibly tangled, with sophisticated performances.
Larissa Dubecki The defence attorneys for a convicted murderer pursue a mistrial by focusing on the machinations of the jury room.
Paul Kalina Sadly, 2 Broke Girls isn't in that class but strives hard to be.
Brad Newsome Shane embarks on a dangerous mission to retrieve medical supplies from a school overrun by zombies.
Paul Kalina Tonight's feel-good episode seems to have gone out of its way to lay on the cuteness.
Greg Hassall Despite comprising just six episodes, the first season of The Walking Dead made a huge impact in the US when it aired in 2010.
Melinda Houston Some eps are still tightly plotted and provocative; others are laboured and obvious.
Debi Enker If the first (impressive and engrossing) series is any guide, there's a long way to go, many twists, turns and red herrings.
Debi Enker The third season of this American legal drama had a wobbly start with the clumsy introduction of new characters.
Larissa Dubecki Reaching the 200-episode milestone is cause for casting off the workaday formula of this high-rating police procedural.
Larissa Dubecki Sometimes Parenthood's storylines are too close to home to enjoy as escapist entertainment.
Paul Kalina The rich are the new bogymen of television, wrecking the lives of the have-nots with their indulgent lifestyles.
Frances Atkinson With only a few more episodes to go, this final season finds a physically declining Henry promoting war with France.
Nick Galvin The tension is ratcheted close to breaking point as this excellent series moves towards its climax.
Tim Elliott This series is so far down the track the FBI would be lost trying to write a preview.
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Brad Newsome Once again, most of the drama revolves around two strong female characters in Ally and Christine and their teenage kids.
Debi Enker There's enough clumsily confected sugary emotion in the eighth season to give viewers diabetes.
Bridget McManus The improvisational style of this drama too often results in inaudible fighting and confusion.
Bridget McManus James Spader returns as freakish regional manager Robert California.