"Cardinal" found the Jennings struggling to escape a threat still lurking in the unknown as the hour bridged the intensity of the Season 2 premiere with the growing, mysterious dangers ahead. Read More...
"The Americans" is not a happy show, and that has rarely been more evident than in episode 2 of Season 2, "Cardinal." With the murder of the other spy family hanging over everything, Philip and Elizabeth spend most of the episode in st more
HitFix's Alan Sepinwall reviews "Cardinal," the March 5 episode of FX's "The Americans," in which Philip and Elizabeth deal with the aftermath of the murders. Read More...
Last week’s deaths of Philip and Elizabeth’s comrades on “The Americans” has really shaken the Jennings household. Read More...
In the latest episode of “The Americans,” everyone was still pretty tense about the fallout from the murder of the Jennings family friends and fellow spies, the Connors, in the previous episode, save one lone surviving son- who saw Phil leavin more
Good old fashion suspense. No technology in the sky. It's feet on the ground that make the difference during the Cold War.
People's lives are constantly in danger. There's no hiding behind a desk when human intelligence makes th more
When reading about TV, you might occasionally come across the phrase “slow burn” as a description. In many cases, it’s a substitute for “methodical” or “deliberate” pacing in series that avoid feeling boring or un more
Elizabeth’s “Hey, this job could put our kids in danger” epiphany could sound foolish, but The Americans manages to sell it via the writing, tone and Keri Russell’s performance – and because what happened to Emmett and Leann more