The BBC reports that US networks are considering bringing the popular UK TV series "The Office""a mock fly-on-the-wall documentary about a stationery supplies office" to American audiences. The San Francisco Chronicle's reviewer, Tim Goodman, says American audiences "might not get it because of the subtleties. We like the sledgehammer stuff." Speak for yourself, Tim. Sledgehammer stuff is why network TV sucks.
US critics warm to The Office [BBC]