TV's obsession with murder gets another feeding with a four-hour telefilm "inspired by a true story," as the legend goes. It boils down to a good cop swamped by corruption trying to nail a prominent…
A tricky plot about a she-devil coming into the lives of a married couple--sound familiar?--kicks off strongly (with a good, scary look at a man and woman scaling a high cliff) and holds up well…
Writer Frederic Hunter worries at a two-hour exercise warranting at best a half-hour and, proving that point, attractive pro performers Jaclyn Smith and Christopher Reeve labor under Lou Antonio's…
Fox Broadcasting Co. will introduce its new Tuesday lineup on Jan. 19, bringing the weblet to six regular nights of programming plus its monthly movie slot.
Tyne Daly's appearance as the soused, over-sexed wife of a bullying, towering sports magnate gives the formulaic "Columbo" a helpful lift. With Peter Falk's Lt. Columbo less eccentric than usual and…
As easy as ABC, "The Jacksons: An American Dream" high-stepped to a big finish Wednesday, ranking as the highest-rated miniseries in more than three years and lifting ABC to what should be an…
Tele-Communications Inc., the nation's largest cable operator, soon will be offering customers fewer channels on the basic tier as a result of Congress' recent passage of cable reregulation…
Graff Pay-Per-View has entered into a 10-year affiliation agreement with Tele-Communications Inc., the nation's largest cable operator, to distribute Graff's Spice adult programming service. Spice…
CBS has scheduled the reality show "Miracles and Other Wonders" at 8 p.m. Saturdays through the end of the year, beginning Nov. 28.
CBS has landed a timely sweeps coup thanks to an exclusive "60 Minutes" interview with Woody Allen regarding his breakup with Mia Farrow.
DIC Enterprises has landed three kidvid strips in syndication next fall as it seeks to compete against such animation powerhouses as Disney, Warner Bros., Fox and Universal.