Knygathin wrote:
It was many years ago since I last watched a TV series. ... I don't watch TV anymore. I prefer to see quality movies, on video. News reports I get from the Internet.
Now that tv has been liberated from the broadcast networks, it has taken a quantum leap forward.  Series like Band of Brothers and Deadwood are absolutely first-rate dramas for storytelling and character-building.  And they're just the top two that come to mind.

Some have called it a golden age, and I think they're right.