CNN lets marketing supersede journalism in the first installment of its multifaceted initiative "Black in America," which seeks to capitalize on the 40th anniversary of Martin Luther King Jr.'s…
The kids on "Idol" look to the honky-tonk muse Dolly Parton for this week's theme, which has us worried. . .
OK. Check it out. "American Idol" instantly became Idol dilemma on Tuesday. It was Dolly Parton night, which in reality means drawn on a collection of country, pop and bluegrass tunes from the last…
An affectionate if pokey tribute-cum-love letter to the sublime musical art of bossa nova, vet helmer Walter Lima Jr.'s "Out of Tune" dramatizes the rocky course of Os Desafinados, a combo that hits…
Jumping back for its last batch of episodes, "Battlestar Galactica" continues its improbable ascent from a mediocre 1970s footnote to one of the more intriguing episodic hours of the 21st century.
Following older brother Gabriele's lead, thesper Silvio Muccino makes the leap to directing with a flashy semi-Cyrano tale based on his own novel, "Talk to Me About Love."
Frothy and modest fun, "The Tudors" picks right up where the first season left off, with doe-eyed Anne Boleyn -- guided by her utterly ruthless father -- leading King Henry VIII around by his, er…
My TiVo seems to have something against insipid, skinny girls learning to properly have their picture taken. For two weeks running, there has been a recording problem. Last night it was a basketball…
I haven't decided which task is more difficult: The job of "American Idol" producers attempting to fill a five-minute show with an hour's worth of content, or attempting to fill a recap about said…
Only three episodes in and the fourth edition of "Top Chef" has a mano a mano flavor that distinguishes itself from the predecessors.