From a story perspective, it feels like it is, but the following statement probably isn’t a true one. If you look deep enough into history, any super-wealthy family has a criminal past. By most accounts, John D. Rockerfeller’s dad was a con artist and all around cad. Joseph Kennedy may or may not have been […]Read more "Peaky Blinders: Season 5 — a review"
It’s no secret that Season 3 of Peaky Blinders was my least favorite season of the series so far. The plot was convoluted. It involved Father Hughes the pedophilic priest and his Economic League. There were Russians and Dr. Bashir from Star Trek: Deep Space Nine. A train blows up. There was at least one […]Read more "Peaky Blinders: Season 4 — a review"
True confession time. As I’m writing this review, I’m already four episodes into the third season of Peaky Blinders. It’s not my fault: These seasons are too damned short. Yes, I said it. Too short. I realize the irony of this. I often complain that American television series have too many episodes in a season. […]Read more "Peaky Blinders: Season 2 — a review"