A finale without finality, David Chase chose to leave millions of "Sopranos" fans hanging at the end of the storied HBO series without a final gundown, arrest or escape plan. Yet with a cloud of…
Nothing here will spoil developments contained in the first two episodes of "The Sopranos'" final stretch of nine, other than to suggest that they hint of bigger things to come, which represents a…
While the television world slept in the winter of 1999, "The Sopranos" woke up one morning and got itself a gun. Creatively, "The Sopranos" shot to No. 1 with a bullet.
After eight years of spinning stories about the New Jersey mafia man and his clan, showrunner David Chase is closing up the writers' room that for the staff of "The Sopranos" had been the ultimate…
In the third-season episode of "The Sopranos" titled "Employee of the Month," Dr. Jennifer Melfi (Lorraine Bracco) enters a sandwich shop and sees the photo on the wall of the establishment's honored…
New Jersey gets a starring role in "The Sopranos," but not star treatment: The show is raw, dark and refuses to romanticize its Mob subjects.
"The Sopranos: A Love Story" would have made for a different marketing campaign, that's for sure. But for all the fixation on the initial hook of "The Sopranos" -- mob boss with a therapist -- the…
Since his first appointment in 1999, Mob kingpin Tony Soprano has visited Dr. Jennifer Melfi 69 times -- at least, in the portion of his life chronicled by episodes of HBO's "The Sopranos."
Jamie-Lynn Sigler was a 16-year-old budding actress when she heard about a script titled "The Sopranos." A perfect fit, she figured, for her skill set. For as much as she enjoyed acting, it was…
More than the hits, the coma fantasies and even the authentic Jersey couture, the "The Sopranos' " appeal can be credited to the meaty dialogue that David Chase and his cadre of writers have given…
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