Estelle Parsons is the spitting, shouting -- but by no means cursing -- image of irascibility in "The Velocity of Autumn," a tender-hearted dramedy by playwright Eric Coble ("Bright Ideas") about the…
Of Two Minds
Formula One adversaries James Hunt and Niki Lauda's larger-than-life bout for the 1976 world championship title fuels Ron Howard's exhilarating "Rush" -- not just one of the great racing movies of…
A ludicrous, borderline-nonsensical supernatural concoction with a slightly redeeming sense of its own silliness.
GSN has ordered 40 episodes of “Mind of a Man,” a new gameshow that has women trying to figure out what men really think. Each episode features two femme contestants as they determine what men think…
The lights are set to go out on “Magic City,” as Starz pulls the plug on the period drama after two seasons. The finale episode of “Magic City” will air Friday. Announcement arrives on the heels of…
As if conceding the first season harbored a serious structural flaw, "The Newsroom" returns with a flashback framing device to help explain its we-told-you-so leaps into the near past -- in the…
Cable operators need to promote new and better services to hang on to subscribers.
ABC's "Modern Family" emerged the leader in key demos on Wednesday, the final night of the television season, while a two-hour "Criminal Minds" performed well for CBS and won its timeslot.
When the Brooklyn Academy of Music recently organized a series of iconic movies set in this outer borough, it was no surprise that writer-director Noah Baumbach's "The Squid and the Whale" featured…
Panels, parties have uncertain effect on balloting