Matthew Perry might be the best-suited co-star of "Friends" to carry his own program, but this new series is an awfully thin construct.
An earnest throwback to an earlier brand of filmmaking, "The Eagle" plays like an amalgam of past toga-wearing adventure films.
When Fox announced that "Glee" was going to air after the Super Bowl last spring, Jimmy Kimmel delivered this memorable one-liner at ABC's upfront presentation: "Apparently they're trying to set a…
OK, so the movies are key for the Variety audience. What about the rest of the ads. Stuff flies by pretty quickly during the game, and to watch like a regular viewer, I didn't waste much time hunting…
For years, I've argued that the Super Bowl isn't really the ideal venue for movie studios to advertise. Whereas other companies can showcase special creative, a movie trailer pretty much looks like a…
The City of Broad Shoulders is certainly a fertile venue for a copshow.
Bad behavior is seldom enough to keep proven winners sidelined long.
Having had not much nice to say about the first three episodes of "Big Love," I watched all the February episodes with some trepidation. Sorry, still not sold. The series still backed itself into a…
OK, I totally see myself at that age in this fabulous Volkswagen ad for the Passat that will be airing during this Sunday's Super Bowl. Every year people rate the ads after the game, and it's going…
Los Angeles Times TV critic Robert Lloyd often writes truly strange things, like "The world can be divided into people who have been waiting for Chris Elliott to get another television series and…
Maybe somebody thought it was a synergistic good idea, but I haven't seen much in the cable space lately more embarrassing and incoherent than Lawrence O'Donnell's silly interview with Bethenny…