What is better storytelling in telvision: Procedurals or Serialized?

Television has continued to evolve, as we as a culture have. Where we once sat together every night as a complete family unit, only watching whatever safe TV show was on one of our 3 channels, we now have THOUSANDS of options every night on hundreds of network, cable, and streaming channels. As television has evolved, so has how it is told. One of our listeners, Rex, recently asked us to discuss the differences between procedural and serialized television. Specifically, what are the positives and negatives to both? As we dive into it, we also discuss our favorites in both and what makes them so exceptional in this regard. Join in on the discussion and listen to this very topic on the latest episode of The Hollywood Outsider.

Also discussed on this episode of The Hollywood Outsider Movie and TV Podcast:

  • Our topic this week: Procedural vs Serialized Television
  • Upcoming releases including Entourage, Insidious Chapter 3, and Spy
  • Spoiler-free reviews of Spy and San Andreas
  • The latest in Movie and TV News including: The League of Extraordinary Gentleman and CHiPS are getting reboots, Tron 3 is dead, Jonny Quest is coming to the big screen, Full House is not quite full enough, and much more
  • Be sure to listen to our recent special episodes: Tomorrowland Reaction Cast and Mad Max: Fury Road Reaction Cast
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Time Segment
0 Opening | Movie and TV News
22:53 Brian's Trailer Park
31:55 Justin's Upcoming Attractions
45:14 What's This Movie | Reviews | Scott's DVDs
1:10:26 From The Outside In Topic
1:42:29 Emails | Outtakes

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