More powerful than your average series. Able to leap from comicbook to studio to network to homevideo at a single bound. Look! On the air! It's "Friends." It's "ER." No, it's "Smallville."
There's one foe that all comicbook adaptations, bigscreen or small, have to face, one that is immensely powerful, supremely picky and hard to win over: the fans.
As TV's Clark Kent, Tom Welling can dodge bullets, but can he dodge the typecasting that has dogged nearly every other actor who has played the Man of Steel? "It's hard to escape the cape,"…
Superman jinx? What Superman jinx? After previous television incarnations of the Man of Steel lasted no more than four seasons, the WB's "Smallville" has surpassed them by not only surviving to a…
In turning one of the comic world's most venerable and long-lived superheroes into a teen icon, Mike Tollin and Brian Robbins say they used lessons learned back in their early days as partners…
"Superboy" was the one-word sales pitch when the series that became "Smallville" was birthed, and comicbook aficionados could be forgiven if the title engendered less than complete enthusiasm.
Here's how bad things have been for "Scrubs": NBC's own ads for the show concede the net basically forgot about it.
You wouldn't expect many shows to be audacious enough to reinvent one of television's classic half-hours, "MASH," and only a few would expect to succeed.
Zach Braff and Donald Faison might be the ones getting the laughs, but the real workhouse of "Scrubs" is the hospital itself. For the past five years, the former North Hollywood Hospital has stepped…
It seems only fitting that in four seasons of "Scrubs," Zach Braff's character, John "J.D." Dorian, has gone from wide-eyed intern to experienced, if not quite all-knowing, physician. At the same…
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Captain America: The Winter Soldier
Captain America: The Winter Soldier1Weekend:$26.6M Disney
Rio 22Weekend:$22.5M Fox
Heaven is for Real
Heaven is for Real3Weekend:$21.5M Sony / TriStar