Riverdale’s “The Tell-Tale Heart” explores the code of silence, to mixed results

As Riverdale’s take on the mob movie genre, “Chapter Twenty-Five: The Wicked And The Divine” was a visually striking episode. Naturally, “Chapter Twenty-Six: The Tell-Tale Heart” is a comedown from that. It’s not as big, it’s not as opulent; the event-of-the-week is dead body disposal. That’s not to say the show no…

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Brooklyn Nine-Nine’s “Two Turkeys” is just as weird (but good) as a dad hug

As Genevieve Valentine wrote in her review of last week’s episode: “When Brooklyn Nine-Nine is on its game, it’s one of television’s warmest half-hours.” That episode, “The Venue,” was perhaps an overly cutesy examination of Jake and Amy’s preparation for their impending nuptials, one that didn’t quite land at the…