New exciting stories come up in the sixth season of the crime-comedy series Orange Is the New Black . In this season we see Caputo attached in a serious situation with the the feds, and he tries to get out of it. Linda plays the boss role and she is about to cause a series of troubles with the others.
I asked myself if I hadn't had my fill of the whole thing... And then there would be a great scene, or even just a reminder of how much I enjoyed spending time in the company of Nicky or Gloria, and I happily kept going.
It's definitely -- especially for early fans -- something that's still worth watching, and tells so many stories that deserve to be told. There's a lot of stumbling throughout, but there are glimmers of its old spirit.
For all its faults, this is still compelling viewing. The cast are wonderful, and the writing sharp as a tack. And for all the discomfort of watching this brutality and injustice, the sombre tone is not unearned.
Time moves faster in this new 13-part run, though it's not always easy to tell - and surely, in real life, only prison can rival the dullest school lessons when it comes to the agonisingly slow passage of time.