TV Review: (So I Finally Watched) ‘When They See Us'
A fourteen-year-old boy- although the actor playing him looks closer to twelve- sits handcuffed to a chair, disorientated, his face puffy and bruised. “Is my mom here?”, he asks the white police detectives who, remaining out of focus, tower above him. “It’s just us”, a man’s voice says, cold and strangely triumphant. “You… and us.”