It was back to the 'burbs last night for our favorite unemployed Brooklynite, as Hannah packed her garbage bag of laundry luggage to fly home for her parents' 30th wedding anniversary. "The Return" was co-written by executive producer Judd Apatow, and it more
This episode made me have a lot of Feelings. Feelings about what the word home means, Feelings about parents, Feelings about New York City. I would like to blame Judd Apatow, who co-wrote this episode. We’re a half-dozen episodes into the show and it seem more
In "The Return," "Girls" puts the magnifying glass on Hannah (Lena Dunham) -- she heads home to Michigan for a weekend, leaving Adam, her financial woes and her college friends out of sight (but not out of mind). During the visit, Hannah's childish habits more
It feels like it’s a bit early in an ensemble TV series to do an entire episode based around only one of the characters. In " The Return " we went back to East Lansing, Michigan with Hannah and watched her grapple with big city girl returns to t more
Jojo WhildenLena Dunham stars as Hannah in HBO's "Girls."
Ah, yes. The pilgrimage home for the New York transplant. Hannah packs up her trash bag and heads back to Michigan for her parents' thirtieth anniversary. It starts off with smiles, but that d more
The sixth episode of Girls (Season 1, Episode 6: “The Return”) was about home, and where home is after you’ve left it behind. Hannah (Lena Dunham) left New York to visit her lovey-dove parents in Michigan, where she grew up, and almost immediately, she fe more
HitFix's Alan Sepinwall reviews "The Return," the May 20 episode of HBO's "Girls," in which her parents' 30th anniversary shows a different side of both Hannah and 'Girls'. http://www.hitfix.com/blogs/whats-alan-watching/posts/review-girls-the-return-home more
Note: Do not read on if you have not seen Season 1, Episode 6 of HBO's "Girls," entitled, "The Return."
If there's one takeaway from this week's episode of " Girls ," it's that mom always knows best. The last time we saw Hannah's mom, she was shoutin more