The ‘Deadwood’ TV Show Ending Shows Why The Movie Is So Necessary — Even 13 Years Later

Spoilers ahead for the Deadwood series finale. David Milch’s western drama Deadwood, which ran from 2004 to 2006 on HBO, unfurled more like a play than a TV show. The stage was their makeshift South Dakota town, the town hero their eventual sheriff, Seth Bullock (Timothy Olyphant), and their outspoken miscreant was Gem Saloon owner Al Swearengen (Ian McShane). And

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20+ TV Shows That Got Cancelled for Some Pretty Dumb Reasons

Almost without fail, the answer to the question, “Why did my most favorite TV show get cancelled?!” is a cold, hard, “It’s the ratings, bub.” But in a small handful of instances across TV’s decades-long history, the answer has been something a bit different. And occasionally quite surprising! For example, which overanxious showrunner accidentally goaded his network into dropping the

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