It’s time again for our weekly countdown of the Fall TV premieres! Here are the best new shows for the week of Friday, October 28, 2016. See how this week’s shows, Man With a Plan, Rectify, The Great Indoors, Pure Genius, and Good Girls Revolt stack up against each other on the Tomatometer!
Adjusted Score: 21.896%
Critics Consensus: Man with a Plan's flawed, unimaginative writing fails to properly showcase the charm of its unfortunately underperforming lead.
A contractor becomes a stay-at-home dad after his wife goes back to work.... [More]
Adjusted Score: 27.49%
Critics Consensus: Pure Genius is weighed down by stereotypical doctor drama trappings, suffocating its chances of bringing anything compelling and entertaining to the genre.
The medical drama "Pure Genius" follows the inner life of Bunker Hill, a private hospital where a team of doctors... [More]
Adjusted Score: 44.031%
Critics Consensus: The Great Indoors serves up one repetitive, formulaic joke, though the cast performs respectably within the significant constraints of the material.
In Season 1 of this comedy series, an adventure reporter is reassigned to a magazine's digital department after suffering an... [More]
Adjusted Score: 69.925%
Critics Consensus: Good Girls Revolt features a compelling true story, told by a talented cast, even if the period drama hasn't yet achieved Mad Men-level mastery.
Set in 1969, a group of young women who work for a news program fight against sexual discrimination during an... [More]
Adjusted Score: 100.151%
Critics Consensus: In its final season, Rectify endures as a vital and compelling drama, poignantly driven by a narrative that envelops its characters in complexity, humanity, and a bittersweet beauty.
The fourth season of "Rectify" picks up three months after Daniel (Aden Young) is banished from Paulie. Now in Nashville,... [More]