The Dallas Decoder Guide to Texas Justice

The Ewings go to court in “Trial and Error,” TNT’s latest “Dallas” episode, and if past is prologue, the experience will be as enlightening as it is entertaining. Here’s what we learned about the Texas legal system from watching the original “Dallas.” Justice is swift. (Except when it isn’t.) When someone in the Ewing camp […]

Critique: ‘Dallas’ Episode 23 – ‘The Red File, Part 2’

“The Red File, Part 2” plays a lot like a ’70s crime drama, with Bobby in the role of the dashing detective. He spends much of the episode tooling around town in his red convertible, chasing clues in his investigation into Julie’s death. This installment also features some terrific “Perry Mason”-style legal theatrics, with the […]