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Ray McKinnon, Creator of Sundance's 'Rectify', Says Ending Will Include Rays of Hope

David Hinckley | Posted 10.25.2016 | Entertainment
David Hinckley

Don't expect any neatly packaged ending for Sundance's Rectify, whose fourth and final season premieres Wednesday at 10 p.m. ET. Not that anyone who ...

Chatting With Gabriel Mann, Jasmine Thompson, Ava Gold, Max Frost and Matt Forbes, Plus ASCAP and Brooke Annibale Exclusives

Mike Ragogna | Posted 09.22.2016 | Entertainment
Mike Ragogna

Mike Ragogna: Rectify currently has a 100% rating on Rotten Tomatoes, and you have garnered great reviews of your work on that show, tell us how you landed that gig and what is the most satisfying part of scoring it?

'Rectify' Creator Says Award-Winning Drama May End Soon

The Huffington Post | Maureen Ryan | Posted 09.10.2015 | Entertainment

“Rectify” ends its finely wrought third season Thursday, and it’s probably not wise for fans to expect another three seasons of the Sundance TV ...

On 'Rectify,' There Is No Cure for Solitary Confinement

Lara Zarum | Posted 08.04.2016 | Entertainment
Lara Zarum

There are plenty of shows that have premiered since the late 1990s that might give that critic a run for his money. But the show that digs the deepest into America's troubled criminal justice system isn't particularly violent, sexual or otherwise. It's not even set in prison.

Maureen Ryan

Peabody Awards Go To 'Last Week Tonight,' 'Jane the Virgin,' 'The Americans' And Others

HuffingtonPost.com | Maureen Ryan | Posted 04.16.2015 | Entertainment

“Jane the Virgin,” “The Americans,” “Inside Amy Schumer” and “Last Week Tonight with John Oliver” were among the entertainment program...

Maureen Ryan

The Top 10 TV Shows Of 2014

HuffingtonPost.com | Maureen Ryan | Posted 12.10.2014 | Entertainment

The most important television development of the past decade occurred four years ago. It wasn't the arrival of the third season of "Breaking Bad,"...

Maureen Ryan

How The Amazing Sundance Drama 'Rectify' Was And Wasn't Like 'The Leftovers'

HuffingtonPost.com | Maureen Ryan | Posted 08.28.2014 | Entertainment

The summer brought us two mildly post-apocalyptic dramas that weren't particularly interested in addressing the core questions baked into their premis...

7 Reasons 'Rectify' Is My Favorite Underrated Show

Sasha Bronner | Posted 10.20.2014 | Entertainment
Sasha Bronner

Rectify is like the moody art-school sister of True Detective, the elegant, lyrical aunt of The Killing; the perfect combination of drama, suspense, doubt and dysfunction.

Maureen Ryan

'Rectify' Returns With Its Brilliance And Empathy Intact

HuffingtonPost.com | Maureen Ryan | Posted 06.19.2014 | Entertainment

Not too long ago, TV critics had to collectively chip away at some misperceptions about an excellent, emotionally acute drama. Eventually, those w...

'Rectify' Returns With More Realism on Life After Exoneration

Alison Flowers | Posted 08.19.2014 | Entertainment
Alison Flowers

Apart from media coverage about wrongful convictions -- and the multi-million dollar settlements some have won -- little is known about how exonerated prisoners struggle to reenter society and rebuild the lives they lost.

Returned From the Land of the Dead

Damien Echols | Posted 04.18.2013 | TV
Damien Echols

First, I should probably say that I'm not a big fan of prison shows. Or cop shows. Or lawyer shows. Or courtroom drama shows of any sort. I guess that's one of the side effects of being sentenced to death for a crime I didn't commit.

Fresh Takes On Crime And Punishment In Two Smart Miniseries

Maureen Ryan | Posted 06.18.2013 | TV
Maureen Ryan

The brisk period drama "Bletchley Circle" is about the effort to apprehend a criminal, but the atmospheric "Rectify" takes place at the opposite end of the criminal-justice process: It's about what happens when man convicted of murder re-enters society.