TV Club: High Maintenance skirts monotony by going doggy style

Before its message was field-stripped in that vapid ‘Jennifer Aniston with the dry eyes’ commercial, the Beatles’ “All You Need Is Love” presented a simple-yet-beautiful truth: Love is a big freakin’ deal, and our lives are far more gratifying when it finds us. “Grandpa” re-introduces us to this poetic concept, albeit with a clever bait and switch. Chase (Ryan Woodle), is a man frustrated and lonely after a move from Indiana to Queens. The isolation and culture shock quickly take their toll on the schlubby thirtysomething, who, when he isn’t working long hours, alternates between eating on the couch and crying on the couch.

With his Labradoodle(ish) pooch Gatsby acting out from the big move, Chase hires a dog walker named Beth (Orange Is the New Black’s Yael Stone) to remedy the issue. Chase and Beth are on clashing ends of the ol’ color palate. He’s …

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