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Matthew Gilbert

Gilbert has been the TV critic at the Globe since 1998. He has also written about TV for Slate, appeared on NPR, and been managing editor at the Boston Review.

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Critic’s corner: What’s on TV Wednesday

By Matthew Gilbert , Globe Staff

Matthew Gilbert’s TV guide, including Legends” on TNT.

Television Review

Pamela Smart documentary challenges familiar narrative

By Matthew Gilbert , Globe Staff

The new film, part of HBO’s documentary series, suggests that the former New Hampshire teacher did not get a fair trial.

buzzsaw

Gore and character flaws? We still love TV doctors.

By Matthew Gilbert , Globe Staff

The medical genre has changed a lot – and, in some ways, not changed at all – since the first prime time medical series, “City Hospital,” in 1951.

Critic’s corner: What’s on TV this weekend

By Matthew Gilbert , Globe Staff

Matthew Gilbert’s TV guide, including “The Knick” on Cinemax.