In the final True Detective Horror Diary of the season, we examine the horror genre tradition of withholding closure in endings.
Wayne Hays needs an exorcism. The old Vietnam war veteran, ex-detective and subject of a forthcoming true crime docuseries is haunted by ghosts as he tries to piece together the narrative pieces of the homicide case that defined is life and marriage.
For the highly anticipated third season of True Detective, That Shelf and our friends at Everything is Scary are teaming up to examine the scarier elements in what we agree to be a landmark of horror television.
If you went into this season of True Detective expecting a satisfying conclusion to a complex mystery then you were watching it wrong
True Detective shows us the protective power of love in an action packed penultimate episode.
“Church in Ruins” isn't going to change the minds of viewers who have turned to hate-watching True Detective but lovers of Nic Pizzolatto’s brand of nihilism porn will find it exhilarating.
Ray Velcoro is set on a heroic path in the face of overwhelming darkness in "Other Lives."
We live in a chaotic world in which bad things happen for absolutely no coherent reason. The fourth hour of True Detective season two, “Down Will Come,” is remarkable in illustrating this concept.
"Maybe Tomorrow" is all about the many masks we wear — and the violence of removing them.
Hard boiled pulp collides with abject horror and True Detective hits its stride in the shocking "Night Finds You".
In True Detective's difficult second season you'll have to be your own Rustin Cohle.
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By the end, the thing that made True Detective darkest - the potential that Rust and Marty were truly bad people - became the very aspect that put the bright stars in Pizzolatto and Fukunaga’s night sky.
Disguised as a lit trail of gunpowder leading to a jam-packed keg, True Detective is a thread of black yarn that continues to burn throughout the crowded firework factory that Nic Pizzolatto has made for us, expertly missing all the fuses and gas cans that lesser shows would ignite.