Too many stretches of "Wedding Palace" are so garishly lit and broadly overplayed that they seem more cartoonish than the actual animated sequences that pepper the live-action production.
Remember "New Amsterdam," a 2008 Fox series starring Nikolaj Coster-Waldau as a crime-solving immortal? The network and the producers of "Sleepy Hollow" -- another Fox drama built around an…
Film industry pros usually choose between being a "suit" or a "creative," with business execs rarely attempting artistic careers and vice-versa. But as traditionally low indie film budgets become…
Netflix revival of cult comedy plays like a TV reunion - fun initially, without much to say.
The nominations for the 2013 Tony Awards shaped up into a head-to-head battle between drag queens and little girls, with musical "Kinky Boots" leading the pack with 13 noms and "Matilda," with 12…
In the latest of a series of announcements marking its preparations to launch a new cable-news outlet in 2013, Al Jazeera America has hired Andrea Stone and Tony Karon as senior online executive…
The mix of disjointed characters brings to mind the formula for "Community." Based on that show's minimal ratings but cultish devotion, it's an assessment that qualifies as a mixed blessing…
It's an intriguing, mind-bending concept that's mostly well executed.
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Kingston's alter ego and the story's main character, simply named Daughter (Liana Pai), is the eldest child of Chinese immigrants who run a laundry in Stockton. Her mother (Tsai Chin) was a doctor in…