With studios no longer commanding huge cash license fees from TV stations for their biggest films, studio syndication wings have been forced to make some rather unconventional deals to get a decent…
Without any preemptions for college basketball, Paramount's “Entertainment Tonight” bounced back into the lead among syndicated magazine shows during the week ended April 2. The series, boosted by a…
The mighty Rumpole is back for a final season of six episodes on PBS, and writer John Mortimer's Shakespeare-quoting, wine-guzzling English barrister is again in fine form. As played by the…
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Sunday Night Football
Sunday Night Football1Rating: 7.2 Share: 20 Viewers (Millions): 18.0 Network: NBC
60 Minutes2Rating: 3.6 Share: 10 Viewers (Millions): 18.2 Network: CBS
Madam Secretary3Rating: 1.9 Share: 5 Viewers (Millions): 14.3 Network: CBS
A Mother's Gift," fully sponsored by Kraft Foods, has no particular connection with the Easter holiday on which it runs. On the other hand, full sponsorship allows a longer running time than usual…
The rich Genesis story of Joseph has been turned into an impressively straightforward, persuasive two-night event that may lack bugles and bells, extravagant palaces and armies of extras, but makes…
A family comedy with an astringent edge to compensate for the presence of children, "Dave's World" is based to some degree on the writings of syndicated humor columnist Dave Barry, played here by…
Narrator: Dorian Harewood.
CBS drops in a nifty programmer with a tangled plot and resolution that may bother some but plays out with ingenuity and, thanks to director Jan Egleson, dollops of suspense. More, John Pielmeier's…
There are no surprises in Pamela Douglas' tender, observant script --"Reality Bites the Brady Bunch"-- but the insights are keen and sensibly paced in Matthew Diamond's direction.
Fascination with the coming digital media age was expected to lure record attendance at this year's National Assn. of Broadcasters convention, which kicked off April 9 at the Las Vegas Convention…