Show falls victim to "Dawson's Creek" syndrome, where the kids all talk like college professors, and the adults are blathering boobs.
While the project had its devotees in its original form, the first four legs of a 10-episode flight feel stilted, claustrophobic and only fitfully amusing as stitched together for Showtime.
"Zen" is lightweight, second-rate crime stuff in a cool, enticing setting.
With both pro football and basketball roiled by labor strife, HBO could hardly have picked a more propitious time for "The Curious Case of Curt Flood," a documentary airing the same week as…
Another title in search of a show, "Roseanne's Nuts" pretty much exhausts any semblance of creativity after the built-in pun in its title.
This season's ripped-from-the-headlines case focuses on a Blackwater-type security firm operating in Afghanistan, almost like "Law & Order" in slow motion.
Either appropriately or ironically for a show about meth cookers, "Bad" is simply one of TV's great addictions.
WWII meets demonic mumbo-jumbo in visual-effects artist Paul Campion's directorial debut, "The Devil's Rock."
Zak Penn and Michael Karnow bring a few fresh wrinkles to "Alphas," largely by making this latest elite team of gifted individuals extraordinary, but also quite vulnerable.
Following the splendid "Torchwood" miniseries "Children of Earth," stepping up to share the next chapter with the BBC represents an enormously shrewd move for Starz, bringing the pay net built-in…