The Grinder: Season 1 of The Grinder
April 17, 2016 5:31 PM - Season 1 (Full Season) - Subscribe

An actor quits his successful TV law drama to live with his lawyer brother and possibly become a real lawyer.
posted by drezdn (5 comments total) 1 user marked this as a favorite
 
This is such a great example of a genre-savvy show that works well.
posted by Monochrome at 7:01 PM on April 18, 2016 [2 favorites]


This show is unexpectedly great, and really does a great job of playing with sitcom tropes.
posted by graventy at 11:45 AM on April 24, 2016 [2 favorites]


The focus group episode reminded me that Claire is awesome, but also pointed out her character, as one of the few straight mans in the show, most of her scenes are reactions and not motivated by her own goals.
posted by Monochrome at 6:49 PM on May 11, 2016 [1 favorite]


That was horribly elucidated but I hope what comes across is my desire to see the sharp-witted no-nonsense Claire get some depth.
posted by Monochrome at 6:51 PM on May 11, 2016


Sadly, it's been cancelled, but the season does a good job telling a self-contained story.
posted by drezdn at 5:24 PM on May 12, 2016 [1 favorite]


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