Is it an exaggeration to state that this week’s instalment of The Alienist is its best yet?
The various narrative threads of The Alienist are being woven ever more tightly together in this week’s suspenseful episode.
This week’s episode of The Alienist, “These Bloody Thoughts,” opens with a tense scene between Dr. Kreizler and a former patient, a woman who reveals herself as a BDSM practitioner, although she doesn’t use those terms.
This week’s episode of The Alienist (“Silver Smile”) explores more of the class distinctions and police corruption that are integral to Caleb Carr’s novel. It also presents versions of the … Continue reading ‘The Alienist’ Delves Deeper Into Darkness With “Silver Smile”
While the crime procedural has existed on television since the 1951 premiere of Dragnet, the series that arguably set the tone was Law & Order, which began in 1990 and … Continue reading Down the Dark Road of ‘The Alienist’