The new HBO season is trying hard to hang onto a former glory at the risk of sacrificing substance.
Step one: Watch footage of real police battles. A lot of them.
We spoke to monster maker Paul Rice about the most elusive figure in season 2.
Her name is Lera Lynn and she exists in real life also.
Ani Bezzerides says, "I don't really get art," but showrunner Nic Pizzolatto does.
With last night's eerie, mysterious opening and tense, creepy closing... Is True Detective finally taking us to the California Carcosa?
True Detective's central plot and very hardboiled, very white characters feel lifted from a bygone era.
The hit show's second season fits right in with the brooding and macabre tonality of the prestige-TV zeitgeist. But does gritty equal good?