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The Fandor Five: October-November

Every month the movie lovers at Fandor hand-pick five movies for all Sling TV subscribers — you don’t have to have the Fandor channel to watch them. Each month, the Sling Central channel refreshes with five fresh carefully curated titles. Fall into these fascinating documentaries and fabulous fiction films available October 14 — November 14:…

Rhea Seehorn and Bob Odenkirk in 'Better Call Saul' (AMC)

Season 4 of ‘Better Call Saul’ Is All Good, Man

On paper, a Breaking Bad prequel spinoff centered on its most thinly drawn, cartoonish (albeit hilarious) character has no right at to be any good at all, much less a worthy successor of one of the best-remembered drama series of the Peak TV era. But after this week’s season 4 finale, it’s clear that not…

Lifetime’s ‘YOU’ Surprises in More Ways than One

It would be a mistake to lump YOU into the unending array of heavy TV dramas featuring unnaturally attractive humans.  To be fair, it has all the trappings of a throwback to the days of The WB.   Its executive production team has strong YA roots. Its cast are teen hearthrob emeriti (or related to them).  Shay…

William Jackson Harper and Kristen Bell in 'The Good Place' (NBC)

Season 3 of ‘The Good Place’ is the Forking Shirt

Stop me if you’ve heard this one: A man walks into a TV executive’s office. “What do you have for me?” the exec asks between sips of La Croix. “Something funny? Your career has been an unbroken streak of hilarious half-hour comedies, and I can’t wait to see what’s next!” “Okay,” says the man. “It’s…