Claire Danes offers tour de force turn in this HBO pic.
SPOILER ALERT!!! There, now that we've got that out of the way. … Holy crap, what an impressive start to the season, and I'm still not sure what exactly hit me. The eagerly awaited, nearly State of…
As "Friday Night Lights" nears the conclusion of another winning season -- little seen, but enormously satisfying -- the parallels keep growing to another program that ranks among TV's best of the…
One could certainly accentuate the positive in analyzing this year's 10 best-picture nominees, noting that the animated "Up" and sci-fi parable "District 9" — both highly deserving — made the list…
Nicholas Sparks' formula of life-altering love receives the youth-edition treatment.
The Grammys have become a near-ideal made-for-TV vehicle -- a musical show with few actual awards.
To hear Roger Ailes tell it, the powerful CEO of the Fox News Channel has little or no control over what his employees say. At least, that was the inference buried within Ailes' response to Arianna…
Throughout the 2008 campaign, long before he secured the nomination, I marveled at Barack Obama's mastery of television. There was perhaps no greater example of that than his remarkable appearance…
According to some analysts, the outcome of NBC's latenight nightmare was a little like the classic western "The Magnificent Seven."
If NBC has any remorse about the whole Jay Leno/Conan O'Brien mess that recently unfolded more publicly than anyone at the network would like, it can all be traced back to the way top brass (that is…