Jon Stewart would still be able to put on "The Daily Show" without Glenn Beck, but it wouldn't be nearly as entertaining. Lately, the Fox News/syndicated radio host keeps telling outrageous whoppers…
Maybe I'm misreading CNN's announcement about its new entertainment section online, but reading it made me throw up a little bit in my mouth. Among other things, the site will feature a steady diet…
Although I watched HBO's "The Neistat Brothers" — an eight-episode series "consisting of experimental short films from the art-world brothers of the same name" — with every intention of reviewing it…
Uses a crass come-on to sell an otherwise fairly conventional dramedy.
At the risk of appearing self-promotional (like that would ever happen in this town), I'd like to mention a second gig I'm beginning this week, writing a weekly column for Foxsports.com. The column…
While most of the focus is on CNN's struggles in primetime with its regular programs, the news network is embarking on a reasonably ambitious series of documentaries in June, fronted by Dr. Sanjay…
Although I haven't loved "Treme" as much as David Simon's past efforts for HBO ("The Wire," "Generation Kill," "The Corner"), the June 6 episode — set during the first Mardi Gras following Hurricane…
Delivers a number of moments almost worthy of "The Hangover."
Film fans won't encounter many better-spent 40 minutes than this HBO tribute to actor John Cazale.
In "Losing It With Jillian," NBC's summer reality show, Jillian Michaels -- "The Biggest Loser" trainer with the to-die-for abs -- badgers a morbidly obese man to keep exercising. He's winded but…