Thursday, November 7, 2019
Accused is a series to watch
Looking for more shows by Jimmy McGovern, this month I came across Accused, an anthology series from 2010-2012.
Each of its 10 one-hour episodes is a different story with a different cast.
All were written or co-written by McGovern. All feature average folks in trouble, violence, danger. All involve crime and punishment.
Sometimes characters are done in by the system. Other times they are victims of their own corruption, obsession, criminality or stupidity. On rare occasion a character is exonerated.
Last night, we reached the half-way point in the series and every episode has been top-notch TV.
Posted by Elgin Bleecker at 4:02 PM
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On Acorn, I assume. Just got it.ReplyDelete
I put in a request and my library got me the four DVDs.Delete
I missed that but have heard a lot of good things about it. I'll try to track it down.ReplyDelete
I hope you can find it, Paul.Delete
Missed this totally when it came out, cheers for the heads-up. McGovern doesn't usually pull any punches with his work.ReplyDelete