The Sopranos

Why Netflix's Lilyhammer deserves a season 4 renewal

Jamie Andrew Feature Mar 19, 2015

Lilyhammer's 'gangster on the lam in a remote Norwegian town' story is a quirky, comic gem that richly deserves a fourth season...

Banshee: why great pulp TV doesn't need prestige

Gabriel Bergmoser Feature Feb 9, 2015

Cinemax's ace, underrated Banshee may not be labelled 'quality' TV, but it's all the more fun for wearing its pulp heart on its sleeve...

The odd places It’s A Wonderful Life has turned up

Louisa Mellor Feature Dec 22, 2014

Clips of It’s A Wonderful Life appear in all sorts of TV shows and films, some predictable Christmas fare and some you might not expect…

Would a Sopranos prequel series work?

Jamie Andrew Feature Nov 11, 2014

Sopranos fan Jamie debates the merits of a prequel series documenting the years before Tony Soprano rose to power...

The art of the episode title

Michael Noble Feature Sep 1, 2014

Some TV episode titles have a beauty and charm of their own. Michael celebrates an overlooked art...

Den Of Geek Book Club: Wiseguy: Life In A Mafia Family

Aliya Whiteley Feature Aug 1, 2014

This month's film and TV non-fiction book selection is Nicholas Pileggi's renowned Mafia crime biography, Wiseguy...

Game Of Thrones becomes HBO's most popular show

Simon Brew News Jun 6, 2014

Game Of Thrones overtakes The Sopranos to give HBO its biggest ratings in its history.

2013: the year in TV

Michael Noble Feature Dec 30, 2013

Killers, gangsters, liars and drug dealers, it's been a good year for the bad guy. Here's our take on 2013 in TV...

Explaining The Sopranos' final scene

Jamie Andrew Feature Sep 6, 2013

In the first of a new series, Jamie analyses what really happened in The Sopranos' final scene, and what it meant for Tony Soprano...

The Sopranos: the greatest show ever made

Jamie Andrew Feature Jul 19, 2013

Jamie salutes HBO's The Sopranos, a show that, with its dearly departed lead James Gandolfini, redefined television drama...