Category Archives: Better Call Saul

2017 Golden Globe Predictions Part 2: Television

With 2016 (finally) coming to an end, it’s time for awards season to kick into high gear! This Sunday, the Hollywood Foreign Press Association will dole out their picks for the best

Top 10 TV Shows of 2016

The golden age of television clearly isn’t going anywhere. 2016 was another year blossoming with fresh ideas and classic seasons of classic shows. From old favorites to excellent premiere seasons, television was

Top 5 TV Shows of 2016 So Far

TV isn’t like the movies where the best the year has to offer are all stacked in the last three or so months. Networks and streaming services like FX, HBO, and Netflix

Better Call Saul: “Klick” Season 2 Finale Review

Considering last week’s jaw-dropping cliffhanger, “Klick” is a pretty modest finale in terms of how much actually happens. A lot of the episode is Jimmy standing over Chuck’s hospital bed as his

Better Call Saul: “Nailed” Season 2 Episode 9 Review

In great seasons of TV shows in this golden age, there’s usually an episode toward the end where all the different threads of the season click into place and the story becomes

Better Call Saul: “Fifi” Season 2 Episode 8 Review

“Fifi” isn’t the most intelligently constructed episode of Better Call Saul by a longshot. But it does have everything else. Feeling like two episodes divided, one climax and one build-up, they come in the

Better Call Saul: “Inflatable” Season 2 Episode 7 Review

There are varying degrees of symbolism on Better Call Saul. There’s subtler things, like the pouring rain drowning Kim on the phone a few episodes back. Then there’s painfully obvious things, like Kim

Better Call Saul: “Bali Ha’i” Season 2 Episode 6 Review

Jimmy doesn’t appear in “Bali Ha’i” until the last 15 minutes. With the last two episodes advancing Kim and Mike’s stories  while keeping Jimmy’s in the background, this one smartly just allowed

Better Call Saul: “Rebecca” Season 2 Episode 5 Review

Better Call Saul doesn’t appear to be in any rush with its second season’s character arcs. The slower pace of the last few episodes, while putting more of a spotlight on specific characters,

Better Call Saul: “Gloves Off” Season 2 Episode 4 Review

“Gloves Off” is an episode that features a number of great moments and more interesting build-up to whatever is coming. Still, there’s a sense that Better Call Saul is going through the motions before