Wednesday Mar 5
A post about the merits of serialized television
There were two McConaugheys broadcast on Sunday night. One was the McConaughey honored for his portrayal of a real-life AIDS victim turned treatment advocate, for which he shed fifty pounds and years of critical bad will.
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Mon Mar 03, 2014
Matthew McConaughey on 'True Detective,' His Pal Woody, McConaissance
Last night, for the first time in several months, Matthew McConaughey wasn't at home watching his favorite show on TV: HBO's True Detective, in which he stars as the brilliant but deeply troubled homicide cop Rustin "Rust" Cohle.
Fri Feb 28, 2014
The Dark Thrills of 'True Detective'
"Oh, yeah, Rustiiiiin Cohhhhhhle ," drawls a delighted Matthew McConaughey. It's the day after the annual Oscar luncheon, where the nominees mingle and have a group photo taken, but he's not talking about Dallas Buyers Club .
Wed Feb 26, 2014
The Daily Beast
The 'True Detective' Maestro ...By Marlow Stern
Cary Fukunaga's become one of the most coveted filmmakers in Hollywood after helming two excellent features, and all eight episodes of HBO's potboiler 'True Detective.'
Mon Feb 24, 2014
The UK Falls for an Ephemeral 'True Detective'
While U.S audiences enjoyed episode 6 of HBO's True Detective last night, Sky Atlantic aired the first on Saturday as British viewers got a taste of Rust's enigmatic ponderings as opposed to Martin's traditional sensibilities.
Wed Feb 19, 2014
Proof That TV Has Been Cinematic For Years, Before That 'True Detective' Tracking Shot
There's no doubt "True Detective" director Cary Fukunaga's unbroken, continuous shot is an epic, cinematic achievement for a television show.
Tue Feb 11, 2014
Stephen King's 'IT' Could Be Next for 'True Detective' Director Cary Fukunaga
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Watch the Incredible Six-Minute Tracking Shot from Sunday's Episode of True Detective
HBO's True Detective is one of the best things happening right now; not just in TV, but across any medium.
Sun Feb 09, 2014
'True Detective': How Did They Pull Off That Final Shot?
Four episodes into its run on HBO, "True Detective" is earning the kind of high praise usually saved for drama series with two or three seasons under their belts, thanks to its stunning visuals, pitch-black worldview and career-best performances from Woody Harrelson and Matthew McConaughey.