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Techniques and Tension in Breaking Bad

Harrison Demchick | Posted 11.26.2013 | Books
Harrison Demchick

I have been arguing for some time now that any writer who wants to learn about the art of developing tension in a manuscript would do well to watch, and learn from, AMC's Breaking Bad.

50+ Pictures To Get You Ready For 'The Walking Dead'

Posted 09.26.2013 | TV

"The Walking Dead" Season 4 premiere is right around the corner (as are some lurkers too, watch out!) and to get viewers even more excited for the ret...

Man Expresses Indifference to Breaking Bad Finale, Is Found Buried in Desert

Spencer Green | Posted 11.24.2013 | Comedy
Spencer Green

40-year-old Martin W. Lipurecki was found beaten to death and buried shortly after expressing his complete indifference to the upcoming finale of the TV series Breaking Bad.

The Second City's Breaking Bad Finale Predictions

The Second City Network | Posted 11.24.2013 | Comedy
The Second City Network

"Walt uses his drug fortune to resume manufacturing of the reliable and dependable Pontiac Aztec."

Are You Ready For MORE 'Breaking Bad'?

Posted 09.19.2013 | TV

"Breaking Bad" may be ending, but fans can look forward to a little extra time with Walt and Jesse in the final two installments, which have both been...

'Mad Men' Adds An Oscar Winner

Posted 09.17.2013 | TV

"Mad Men" has added Oscar-winning screenwriter Robert Towne to its Season 7 writing staff, according to Variety. Towne, who won a best original scr...


The Huffington Post | Chris Harnick | Posted 09.18.2013 | TV

The final season of "Mad Men" will be split in two. Seven episodes will air in 2014, and the remaining seven will air in 2015. The Los Angeles Times w...

'Breaking Bad' Keeps Getting Bigger

Posted 09.16.2013 | TV

"Breaking Bad" hit series high ratings with its latest episode, "Ozymandias," AMC announced Monday. The episode scored 6.4 million total viewers, ...

'Walking Dead' Getting A Spinoff

The Huffington Post | Chris Harnick | Posted 09.17.2013 | TV

Zombies are taking over AMC. The network announced plans for a new "The Walking Dead" spinoff series set in the same universe as the current hit zombi...

'Breaking Bad' Is Getting A Prequel

AP | Posted 11.11.2013 | TV

NEW YORK — AMC is calling Saul Goodman for a spinoff of the network's drama series "Breaking Bad." AMC and Sony Pictures Television on Wednesda...

The Walking Dead's Dallas Roberts: The CFQ Interview

Dan Persons | Posted 11.04.2013 | Entertainment
Dan Persons

For all that the world was going to Hell on the third season of The Walking Dead, viewers had no shortage of reasons for jubilation: Finally the series had found its footing. Dallas Roberts sat down with us to talk about his work on the series.

Are The Governor's Days Numbered?

Posted 08.27.2013 | TV

AMC is doubling down on "The Walking Dead's" David Morrissey, having cast him as the lead in their new pilot "Line of Sight," according to Deadline. ...

Why Walter White Would Be an Incredible Baker (Plus 'Baking' Bad Blue Meth Cake)!

Elissa Bernstein | Posted 10.15.2013 | Taste
Elissa Bernstein

They call it cooking meth, but really, it's a lot more like baking. Maybe that's why I look forward to the meth cook montages on Breaking Bad.Even the finished drug is pretty, big and opaque as blue raspberry rock candy.

The Desperation of AMC's The Pitch Hits Close to Home for Real-Life Ad Men

Jared Gruner | Posted 10.15.2013 | TV
Jared Gruner

If Mad Men is an adman's dream, then The Pitch is his nightmare. I speak from experience, being a guy who works in advertising, at an agency.

HUGE Numbers For 'Breaking Bad'

AP | Posted 10.13.2013 | TV

NEW YORK — The return of "Breaking Bad" for the start of its final eight episodes on Sunday reached nearly double the biggest audience the show ...

Breaking Bad-Ass: AMC -- The Michael Corleone of Cable TV

Kevin Walsh | Posted 10.09.2013 | TV
Kevin Walsh

It's hard to decided what's more cold-blooded -- Walter White's slow-decline into Hell or the transformation of AMC?

Breaking Bad But 'Entertaining Good' -- Cause Placement in the Media

Taylor Cole Miller | Posted 10.07.2013 | TV
Taylor Cole Miller

The strategy allows media producers to weave in their own activist and/or charitable goals without abrupt PSAs or overwhelming plot points that cloud their narrative goals. The clever cause placement in Breaking Bad resulted in more more than $125,000 in donations.

'Low Winter Sun' Paints A Dark Portrait Of Detroit

AP | FRAZIER MOORE | Posted 10.06.2013 | TV

NEW YORK — You don't need a TV drama to tell you these are dark days for Detroit. But a once-great city's headline status facing bankruptcy ser...

The Real Killer Revealed

Hilda Benard | Posted 10.05.2013 | TV
Hilda Benard

I have to admit that I was a little disappointed with last night's uneven finale, even though we once again had another stunning performance from Mireille Enos.

Watch The First Five Minutes Of The Next 'Breaking Bad'

Posted 08.02.2013 | TV

"Breaking Bad" may be coming to the end, but AMC has another upcoming series that is likely to satiate fans of Walter White's story. “Low Winter ...

4 Ways Breaking Bad Fans Can Get Their Fix Before the Finale

Budget Travel | Posted 10.02.2013 | Travel
Budget Travel

As the commercials say, all bad things must come to an end. The AMC hit television show Breaking Bad may be drawing to a close this summer, but we've got four ways fans of the show can get their fix before it's all over.

Chatting With Anson Mount: From Hell On Wheels to Hollywood's Next Batman?

Xaque Gruber | Posted 09.30.2013 | Entertainment
Xaque Gruber

Thanks to his lead role as the rugged Cullen Bohannon on AMC's hit Western series Hell On Wheels, audiences are discovering what many have quietly known for a long time -- actor Anson Mount is the real deal.

Teen Actress Julia Sarah Stone of AMC's The Killing Talks About Her Supersticious Parents and Kissing a Girl

Ilana Rapp | Posted 09.29.2013 | TV
Ilana Rapp

Psychology and acting go perfect together for actress Julia Sarah Stone. What better way to totally understand a character? In real life, Julia and her dad always battle it out as to who gets to read the subscription Psychology Today. Julia always wins.

Biting The Bullet

Hilda Benard | Posted 07.22.2013 | TV
Hilda Benard

One of the reasons "The Killing" is so enthralling is that the writers have created these really damaged detectives. And as they investigate murders and come in contact with those searching for answers, the underlying theme might as well be, "This could be me."

A New 'Very, Very Dangerous Threat' Is Coming To 'The Walking Dead'

Posted 07.23.2013 | TV

When "The Walking Dead" returns with Season 4 this fall, there's something or someone encroaching on the survivors' space at the prison. David Morriss...