Gimme Jimmy: Looking for Jimmy McGill in Breaking Bad’s Saul Goodman

Saul Goodman is one of the most memorable (and colorful) characters in Breaking Bad. With his Technicolor suit-and-tie combos, over-the-top office décor, ridiculous TV commercials, and more-than-questionable morals, he is the apotheosis of the sleazy lawyer trope. Saul’s scenes in Breaking Bad are almost always funny, which is a testament both to the show’s writing …

The Autopsy of The Killing: Part 13 – Orpheus Descending, Seasons 2, 3 & 4 (The Finale)

New Evidence - Linden confronts Councilman Richmond by referring to him as Orpheus, and he explains to her the myth behind the name. After receiving a call from Holder, Linden exits Richmond's home and our two detectives meet outside. Linden and Holder discuss their next move, as they need actual solid evidence that Richmond is …

The Autopsy of The Killing: Part 11 – Missing

In the modern TV landscape, it seems almost commonplace to do a standalone episode every season. An episode that doesn't necessarily drive the plot forward, but instead slows things down and hopefully allows for much-needed character development. As with any narrative digression, this can produce both positive and negative outcomes. On the negative side, a …

The Autopsy of The Killing: Part 10 – I’ll Let You Know When I Get There

New Evidence - We open on Bennet laying beaten in the rain. A bloodied Stan arrives home to a distressed Mitch, who's holding Rosie's missing shirt. Linden and Holder explain to Lieutenant Oakes why Bennet is no longer a suspect, and he informs our detectives that Bennet is currently in a critical condition in Seattle …