The tired aspects of the series don't rival the best in British crime drama, perhaps explaining why it's reaching U.S. shores on an unlikely network.
"Bunheads" represents the best bet yet for ABC Family to broaden its appeal and creative credibility.
Produced by his friend Jerry Weintraub -- the subject of his own livelier HBO documentary -- "41" is a dutifully admiring tribute to George H.W. Bush, told almost entirely in his own words
TNT's take on the classic primetime serial is exactly as it should be: Texas-sized, frothy and unwilling to settle for a double-cross when a triple can be executed.
For a show with a pop undercurrent that proclaims itself "sizzling," "Heights" is pretty tepid and lacks a hit song's most basic element: A catchy hook.