TV Club Binge: Love questions who’s really the life, and death, of the party
Welcome to The A.V. Club’s Love binge-watch. From Friday, February 19 through Sunday, February 21, A.V. Club contributor Shelby Fero will be watching and reviewing every episode of Netflix’s new romantic comedy. You can watch and comment along with her here, or chime in on the individual episode reviews. For those watching the show at a more moderate pace, reviews by Molly Eichel will run daily starting Monday, February 22.
As by now you may have realized, everything in “Love” plays out in near-real time. It creates a perpetual slow burn, but allows the character’s and their motives room to breathe.
While Gus hangs with an Allstar UCB 401 improv class at his apartment, making up title songs for movies that don’t have title songs–or, as Allen puts it, “The dorkiest thing I’ve ever heard”–Mickey gets ready for her old friend …