Re: Return to the Dollhouse
^ The show's early episodes are largely devoid of Joss' stylistic trademarks, but that's a plus rather than a negative because it gives the show an identity that is unique in his pantheon of works.
As for the question of 'to watch or not to watch', I definitely say 'watch'.
Starbuck: We're all friendlies. So, let's just... be friendly.
"Ze director's cut is ze film you saw in ze theater."