Season three of True Detective plays to the first season’s strengths, but it also feels like an admission of defeat.
Replicas‘s slippery grasp of just how much of its main character’s research is scientifically possible defines much of the narrative.
Whatever assemblage of parts make up an individual viewer’s experience of Bandersnatch, it represents the best and worst of Black Mirror.
This year, films were emboldened to be themselves and to follow their creators’ obsessions into increasingly wild-and-wooly places.
So many of 2018’s best albums capture the feeling of trying to keep our heads above water.