Stories by Peter Hummers

WHAT TO WATCH ON TV
Stream On: Deep undercover

Ever since James Fenimore Cooper’s 1821 novel “The Spy,” espionage has been a rich source of fiction. We’ve seen TV series from Gideon Raff, who specializes in themes of identity…

Feb 13


Stream On: Dead – and loving it!

What to stream on TV: Alan Ball's Six Feet Under and TrueBlood, and Dracula, from the writers of Sherlock

Feb 6


Stream On: Good clean fun – with a little murder thrown in

What to stream on TV: Murderous fun with Monk and Psyche

Jan 23


Stream On: Post-modern animated tragicomedies (yep!)

What to stream on TV: Rick & Morty and BoJack Horseman

Jan 10


Stream On: Changing horses mid-stream – The Closer and Major Crimes

What to stream on TV: The Closer and Major Crimes

Dec 28


Stream On: Break, Breaking Bad, Broken: Prelude and Aftermath

What to stream on TV: Better Call Saul and El Camino, a Breaking Bad Movie

Dec 19


Stream On: Fables you won’t find in Aesop

What to Stream on TV: John from Cincinnati and Good Omens

Dec 6


Stream On: Comic cops through the ages

What to stream on TV: Car 54, Where Are You, Barney Miller and Brooklyn Nine-Nine

Dec 12


WHAT TO WATCH ON TV
Stream On: Got Zombies?

What to stream on TV: Shaun of the Dead, World War Z, Z Nation

Nov 27


Stream On: How did we get here? Naked City and Route 66

What to stream on TV: Old-school drama with Naked City and Route 66

Jan 16


Stream On: When ‘animated’ doesn’t equal ‘cartoon’

What to stream on TV: King of the Hill and Futurama

Jan 3


WHAT TO WATCH ON TV
Stream On: Historical deep dives

What to stream on TV: Wolf Hall, a drama about Thomas Cromwell, and Hatfields & McCoys.

Nov 21