Miniseries Marathon
The miniseries and I were made for each other, long-winded and going on forever!

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Marco Polo (1982)

The great thing about the story of Marco Polo’s adventures in Asia is that no one knows what really happened, so telling the story can be as fanciful as the imagination allows.  Marco Polo himself had a little trouble with the truth, often altering events, or making them up, in order to make his writing more […]

Why a Miniseries Marathon?

The American miniseries between roughly the mid-70s and the mid-90s was a unique format of television, one that burned bright for a short time and then died.  It was a perfect representation of the times: excess, glamour, extravagance.  They started in the Carter years, but the heyday was the Reagan years, the years when nighttime […]