Breaking Worse? The 'Ozark' Pilot Treads Dark Territory

Column by Fred Venturini
In this breakdown of the "Ozark" pilot, Fred Venturini breaks down how the episode sets milestones for the series, sets an aggressive pace, and uses characterization to build tension.

Showrunners: The Authors of TV Land

Column by Christopher Shultz
You may have heard the term before, but just what exactly does a showrunner do? Simple: the best of them write novels for the screen.

Four Things 'Breaking Bad' Taught Me about Writing

Column by Naturi Thomas-Millard October 4, 2013
What the hit TV show can teach us about character, plot and why Walter White was all about love...bitch!

Bad Breakers: 10 Characters That Turned to the Dark Side

Column by Rajan Khanna September 27, 2013
In honor of the ending of 'Breaking Bad,' a list of characters from science fiction and fantasy who started out as good guys but ended up as villains.