Just because a TV show is produced by the sponsor — a throwback to the early days of television, albeit one that's becoming increasingly common — doesn't automatically mean that it has to be dreck…
If you haven't seen this, it's worth watching if only to see Stephen Colbert riding a giant eagle that takes a huge dump on all the Republican candidates. All the fun of being high at the office…
There might have never been a greater swing in quality in a matter of minutes — from low to high — than what happened on NBC Monday night. First, the network aired a hidden-camera show titled "Betty…
The Golden Globes are over. Seriously, they just ended a few minutes ago. Or maybe it just felt that way. Yet after reviewing the show and going out a bit afterward, I have some morning-after…
The inspired choice of Ricky Gervais to host the 2010 Golden Globes soured last year, when the multifaceted star's "fearless insult comic" persona prompted him to go beyond his debut in irreverence…
Well, that wasn't so bad, was it?
Andy Serkis has made a name for himself playing apes of the giant and genius variety, as well as a misshapen Middle Earth monster obsessed with a ring.
"Unsupervised" is the latest variation on sex-obsessed teenage losers, conceptually easy to confuse with MTV's "Good Vibes" or, for that matter, "Beavis and Butt-head."
"Lost Girl" proves unexpectedly fun -- a sort of diluted version of "True Blood," about a Succubus coming to grips with her own lethal attributes and origins.
"Alcatraz" concocts a fantastic premise with a dense mythology that essentially creates a procedural -- namely, rounding up a couple hundred long-missing inmates, which in theory (and in success)…
It's been seven years since "Napoleon Dynamite" became an unlikely indie film darling, and unless you've been watching the DVD with regularity in that intervening span, Fox's new animated version -…