Delivering a dark exclamation point to their second great series, Ricky Gervais and Stephen Merchant have wrapped up "Extras" with an expanded special to culminate its two six-episode "seasons," as…
In the rhetoric surrounding the writers strike, some guild members perceive anything that highlights the studios' advantages as a conspiracy to weaken labor's resolve.
No extraordinary powers are required to visualize the drool puddle that formed when A&E was pitched "Paranormal State" -- a series about investigators of the paranormal who happen to be (wait for it)…
If beauty pageants are most interesting when contestants stumble (that Miss Teen USA dissertation on America's deficiency with geography comes to mind), then CW might have stumbled onto the mother of…
Evel Knievel recently died, but the daredevil endured long enough to witness the flamboyant hucksterism he popularized move from exotic to mainstream -- a taste-defying leap that includes television…
The tumult of the 1960s continues to reverberate, which is why Tom Brokaw's can't-miss look at 1968 merits attention for viewers beyond those who lived it or are boning up for term papers.
The latest National Intelligence Estimate concluding that Iran discontinued its nuclear weapons program four years ago has claimed one casualty: CNN has postponed speculative documentary "We Were…
This latest ABC movie blessed by daytime's queen should deliver in the ratings and buttress Mitch Albom's reputation as one of our foremost purveyors of cultural baby food.
If the goal was to advance the cause of a collective world response to global warming, Nick News' latest Linda Ellerbee special represents a completely backward approach -- an utter miscalculation…
Winston Churchill once called democracy "the worst form of government except all those other forms that have been tried from time to time."