Mad Men

Mad Men – Episode 6.13 – "In Care Of"

Peggy Olson (Elisabeth Moss)                                                                                            Jamie Trueblood/AMC      I don’t […]

Mad Men – Episode 6.12 – "The Quality of Mercy"

Peggy (Elisabeth Moss) and Ted (Kevin Rahm)                                                              Jessica Brooks/AMC      Mad Men seems to be fully embracing its inner soap opera this season and more […]

Mad Men – Episode 6.11 – "Favors"

Julie (Cameron Protzman) and Sally (Kiernan Shipka)                                            Jamie Trueblood/AMC      Just when I thought I was out, they kinda, sorta pulled me back in.  That’s how I felt by the end of Mad […]

Mad Men – Episode 6.10 – "A Tale of Two Cities"

Joan (Christina Hendricks) awaits her fate                             Michael Yarish/AMC      Through the duration of “A Tale of Two Cities”, characters concern themselves with business, and the pleasure or pain that goes along with it.  It is an episode that features characters like […]

Mad Men – Episode 6.09 – "The Better Half"

Betty (January Jones)                   Michael Yarish/AMC      Not gonna lie, this one felt like the good ole days.  Thus far into Mad Men‘s sixth season, many of the episodes have felt completely random and purposeless, namely last week’s “The Crash” in addition to early episodes “Collaborators” […]

Mad Men – Episode 6.08 – "The Crash"

Cutler (Harry Hamlin) and Stan (Jay R. Ferguson) race through the office           Jordin Althaus/AMC      Every season of Mad Men, there is an episode that diverges from the show’s usual traditional, slow-burn storytelling.  These episodes are usually experimental in ways that feel innovative, such as “The Suitcase” from season […]

Mad Men – Episode 6.07 – "Man With a Plan"

Michael Yarish/AMC      Ah, the big merger episode.  The aftermath of last episode’s impromptu merge between SCDP and CGC has resulted in an episode that almost feels like the start of yet another new show.  At the same time, though, characters repeat their histories in such a way that shows how very few of […]