HANNIBAL Episode Recap: “Entrée”

     May 2, 2013

Another great episode of the ever-stylish Hannibal, though with a very sudden ending.  To be continued?  There were also several shadows of Silence of the Lambs that appeared as well: the focus on an agent-in-training, Miriam (played by Veep‘s Anna Chlumsky), as well as the …

HANNIBAL Episode Recap: “Potage”

     April 19, 2013

I can’t remember the last time I’ve so emphatically recommended a network drama.  Hannibal, a mere three episodes in, is already heads and shoulders above, say, The Following, not just because of its writing and acting, but its style.  Few people …

HANNIBAL Episode Recap: “Amuse Bouche”

     April 11, 2013

A fellow TV critic said of Hannibal, “NBC doesn’t know what it has with this show.”  He’s absolutely right.  Though it has some of the trappings of a procedural (a case of the week, a familiar make up of quirky forensic …

HANNIBAL Recap: “Apertif”

     April 5, 2013

Hannibal, featuring the latest and possibly one of the better incarnations of the infamous cannibalistic serial killer, is also the latest in some very gruesome TV.  But at the hands of Bryan Fuller (Pushing Daisies), who wrote the first episode and David Slade (Awake) …

Extended International Trailer for NBC’s HANNIBAL

     March 27, 2013

A full-length international trailer for NBC’s upcoming series Hannibal has been released online, and it’s pretty great.  The show comes from Pushing Daisies creator Bryan Fuller and explores the early relationship between the renowned psychiatrist Dr. Hannibal Lecter (Mads Mikkelsen) …