Early bird tickets for Baltimore’s BEST party on sale now!

Odd 'John From Cincinnati' is surf-noir puzzle

The Baltimore Sun

Seriously weird.

But by the end of next week's second episode, John From Cincinnati is weirdly serious, too. HBO's new contemporary beach saga from Deadwood auteur David Milch is no longer just supernaturally strange, excessively foul-mouthed, often abrasive and continually vexing. It isn't even merely sun-and-surf pretty. It's emotionally involving, too. Maybe even cosmic.

JOHN FROM CINCINNATI / / Makes its premiere about 10 tonight on HBO

Copyright © 2019, The Baltimore Sun, a Baltimore Sun Media Group publication | Place an Ad