Final Undertakings

Six Feet Under Walks a Fine Visual Line Between Life and Death

It doesn't take long to recognize that there's something different, something, well, weird about the HBO series Six Feet Under, which started its second season in March. The look and the feel of the show, which is about a dysfunctional family of funeral home operators, bears little resemblance to the typical television drama. It's hard to put your finger on what it is — certainly the language, sex, and

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