Out-frigging-standing: Harvard will add a course that uses HBO's "The Wire" to explore inner-city poverty and urban issues. Thanks to tvtattle.com for finding the Harvard Crimson link. The David…
Beyond rewriting the rules of primetime, Jay Leno's shift to 10 p.m. signals the end of the "big tent" latenight talkshow -- as TV talk disperses into narrower personalities, each with their own…
Title turns out to be significantly more inviting than the actual show.
Domestic Film DAILY
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Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles
Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles1Daily:$7.6M Cumulative:$79.8M Paramount Pictures 13.49%
Guardians of the Galaxy
Guardians of the Galaxy2Daily:$6.6M Cumulative:$188.5M Disney 23.68%
Into the Storm
Into the Storm3Daily:$2.1M Cumulative:$21.1M Warner Brothers / New Line 21.06%
The headline from the latest Pew Research Center poll was "Fox News Viewed as Most Ideological Network," which of course really shouldn't come as much news at all. The evidence was laid out — again —…
"V's" maiden voyage rates near the top of the alphabet.
Daily high-definition television viewing has risen by nearly two-thirds in just the last two years — from 26% to 43% — based on a follow-up study by Knowledge Networks comparing a group polled in…
ITV import has a rather interesting take on the fascination with salacious crimes.
Approach is somewhat messy and occasionally self-serving.
Far be it from me to tell you how to parent your kids. But when you take them out in public — to a movie screening, where some people are actually working — they do become something of an issue for…
Sam Zell clearly didn't give a rat's ass about newspapers, TV stations or certainly journalism when he swung his deal for then-beleaguered Tribune Co. — and managed to make the company even more…