Former NBC West Coast Prez Don Ohlmeyer has done a lot of interesting things since leaving the network — teaching, mentoring and painting among them — but he has one less job: After an 18-month…
This pleasant if rather scattered trip down memory lane feels like a quilt pieced together from leftover patches from the earlier "SNL" docs -- reminding us, inadvertently, that the old gal ain't…
UPDATE: ABC may have been a trifle premature in proclaiming "Mr. Sunshine" a hit. Last night's lead-in retention from "Modern Family" — a 40% drop in adults 18-49, and 33% swoon in viewers, based on…
Aiming higher than most Investigation Discovery fare, "The Injustice Files" delves into cold cases from the civil rights era.
Chris Matthews' documentary "President of the World: The Bill Clinton Phenomenon" premieres on Feb. 21, in time for President's Day. Based on the tone, though, it really should have made its debut a…
In today's column I discussed the Republican efforts to defund the Corporation for Public Broadcasting, mostly as retaliation for what they see as a left-ward tilt in its programming. As I noted…
ESPN's "30 for 30" documentary series (now available on DVD, by the way) is one of the best uses of the cable-sports titan's power in recent memory -- a series of mostly firstrate docs, many with…
Liberals had a field day with the image of an elderly woman at a health-care forum shouting, "Keep your government hands off my Medicare." The outburst underscored the perception that while Tea Party…
A by-the-numbers extension of another Eye network franchise.
Disney marks the soft launch of a Disney Channel dedicated spinoff for preschoolers, Disney Junior, with "Jake and the Never Land Pirates."
Domestic Film DAILY
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Lucy1Daily:$5.0M Cumulative:$48.9M Universal Pictures -57.86%
Hercules2Daily:$3.3M Cumulative:$33.1M Paramount Pictures -60.81%
Dawn of The Planet of The Apes
Dawn of The Planet of The Apes3Daily:$2.2M Cumulative:$174.7M Fox -58.37%