Culture Articles

New Yorker Magazine

Emily Nussbaum: “The Hour' and the seductive pleasures of formula.

December 10, 2012

Last year, “Downton Abbey' was everyone's pet British drama. The show rebranded PBS. It drove fashion trends. The indie comedian Patton Oswalt began live-tweeting the damn thing. I, too, was won over by the Titanic-era melodrama, calling it more cake than bread. When the . . . (Subscription required.)

Read entire article on New Yorker Magazine
« Previous Article Next Article »

More From Culture Articles

  • Peter Schjeldahl: Giovanni Bellini's “St. Francis in the Desert,' at the Frick Collection.
  • Peter Schjeldahl: Blinky Palermo at Bard and Dia.
  • Lizzie Widdicombe: Roberta's, in Brooklyn.
  • Write a Story/Review about this topic

    Post a Comment

     

    Best of Luxury

    Finding the best in luxury can be a daunting task, which is why we've taken it on for you.
    View All Best of Luxury
    THINGS WE LIKE