“Abbott Elementary: Season One”: One-Sentence Review

The authenticity, with only mild hyperbole, of the American classroom has never been encapsulated quite as well as in ABC’s ferociously funny and big-hearted Abbott Elementary.

11 out of 12 Tamales

“Only Murders in the Building”: One-Sentence Review

Only Murders in the Building, or the Martin and Martin Show, is charmingly old-fashioned, a whodunnit that marches to the beat of Steve and Short—with Selena Gomez orchestrating.

10 out of 12 Tamales

“Reservation Dogs”: One-Sentence Review

Indigenous genius at work, Reservation Dogs is comedic coolness incarnate, one of 2021’s best new shows.

10.5 out of 12 Tamales

“What We Do in the Shadows: Season One”: One-Sentence Review

Rarely does a cast so succinctly and instinctively embody their characters than in FX’s What We Do in the Shadows, a series that lives up to and livens up the film its based on.

10 out of 12 Tamales