EW: Love Cruise is a “randy see-worthy” show.

EW: Love Cruise is a “randy see-worthy” show.
Last week’s Entertainment Weekly (online now) explored FOX’s big entry into the reality TV arena, Bunim-Murray’s Love Cruise. EW’s Mike Flaherty goes behind the scenes and explores the “sadistic, voyeuristic glee” of the show. It puts eight men and eight women on board a ship, pairing them up every two days to see if they connect. Also every two days, then men vote off a woman and the women vote off a men. The winners get $100K each and a trip.

Review: Married at First Sight

Marriage At First Sight

In an era of Tinder and Grindr, instant acceptance or dismissal of a potential partner, or instant sex with another body, Married at First Sight offers the thrill of watching strangers deal with the very basics of relationships.

Beyond the headline-grabbing premise, the series has turned out to be a stripped-down, authentic exploration of something very interesting. Read the full review.

about the writer

Andy Dehnart is a journalist who has covered reality television for more than 15 years and created reality blurred in 2000. A member of the Television Critics Association, his writing and criticism about television, culture, and media has appeared on NPR and in Playboy, Buzzfeed, and many other publications. Andy, 36, also directs the journalism program at Stetson University in Florida, where he teaches creative nonfiction and journalism. He has an M.F.A. in nonfiction writing and literature from Bennington College. More about reality blurred and Andy.