From John Doyle of the Globe and Mail:
Strange Empire – A remarkable, rugged western drama
â€˜Weâ€™re to be whores, maâ€™am.â€ A young woman, who is perhaps a teenager, says that to a bewildered lady in the first few minutes of the magnificent opening hour of Strange Empire (CBC, 9 p.m.). And it establishes the core of this remarkable drama, one that is the most substantial, serious and thrilling thing since Chris Haddockâ€™s Intelligence arrived on CBC a few years ago. Continue reading.