HitFix's Alan Sepinwall reviews "News Night 2.0," the July 1 episode of HBO's "The Newsroom," in which Mackenzie unveils a new philosophy for the show, and Will discusses immigration. http://www.hitfix.com/blogs/whats-alan-watching/posts/review-the-newsro more
There appears to be an interesting critical split emerging around "The Newsroom." Reviewers -- including myself -- have mostly weighed in with negative assessments, while viewers have tended to praise the show much more fulsomely .
The split has seem more
Well, that devolved quickly.
As one of the only critics who enjoyed The Newsroom premiere - focusing on the captivating pace and writing of Aaron Sorkin over the repetitive, sanctimonious message behind it - I was looking forward to " News Night 2.0 ." more
Even though “The Newsroom” mines the recent past for its storylines, hindsight won’t benefit the “News Night” crew every week. Sometimes the best attempts to present multiple sides of an issue fall short. And sometimes doing a professional newscast gets w more
If The Newsroom was a half-hour comedy-drama, it would be perfect . Episode 2 , ‘Newsroom 2.0? had some incredibly amusing scenes and, repetitive as they were, they were the best parts of this episode, which itself was an improvement over the pilot to more