Monday, October 20, 2014 - 5:01am
"A Million Ways to Die in the West" is right up your alley if you enjoy the comedic styling of "Family Guy."
Saturday, October 18, 2014 - 1:36am
Seeing “Annie Oakley” again for the first time in decades, I’m struck by how well plotted the episodes are, and that helps them transcend their time period. Yes, they’re formulaic, and yes, the shows were aimed at children, but the plotting is as sophisticated as any Western to air on television in the ‘50s. I got hooked all over again!
Thursday, October 16, 2014 - 4:06pm
James Remar and Bruce Davison star in a 'faith-based' political thriller that will indeed test the faith of anyone who values logic and coherence in their suspense movies.
Wednesday, October 15, 2014 - 2:48am
No one has seen this show for 20 years, and StarVista Entertainment and Time Life have done the music world a big favor by releasing “Motown 25: Yesterday, Today, Forever.” It’s a real kick to watch . . . a moonwalk, even.
Tuesday, October 14, 2014 - 2:28pm
And, of course, there's that oft-mentioned stagecoach that suddenly splits the screen during the final gunfight, kicking up perhaps the most cinematic cloud of dust of all-time.
Tuesday, October 14, 2014 - 3:08am
There's a pervasive sense of gloom and nihilism to "The Rover."
Sunday, October 12, 2014 - 7:52pm
Despite personnel changes, "NYPD Blue" was always anchored by Dennis Franz as the hardnosed Andy Sipowicz.
Sunday, October 12, 2014 - 2:33am
A lot of television shows take a while to gain their footing, but "Brooklyn Nine-Nine" hits the ground running.
Sunday, October 12, 2014 - 12:42am
If you care mostly about bonus features, then the previously released 2-Disc 50th Anniversary Platinum Edition is the one to have; if you are driven by a multi-format impulse, then this Diamond Edition (with its DVD and Digital Copy) is the one you’ll want.
Saturday, October 11, 2014 - 4:39pm
A New Zealand series now appearing on SyFy, "The Almighty Johnsons" features four brothers on a tiresome quest to restore their lost powers as Norse Gods.