Critics have been generally favourable, though even positive reviews have commented that the show’s murder-mystery plots are occasionally unsatisfying convoluted puzzles or come to a “rushed, melodramatic and fairly preposterous conclusion.”
Each episode is a 90 minute feature film. A big commitment to watch. It took me months to get through season 1.
But I have continued to season 2.
Everything is excellent. But for me the plots are too convoluted. I don’t think I’ve yet been able to guess an ending.
Depending on whom you ask, Franzen is either the premier living American writer or the last literary dinosaur: a pompous white male Luddite who gazes disdainfully down at us tweeting, Facebooking fools from his comfortable perch of astronomical sales and critical adulation. …