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Amazon Launches Its Own Anime Streaming Service

The Huffington Post | Willa Frej | Posted 01.13.2017 | Entertainment

Amazon expanded its video streaming offerings on Thursday by rolling out Anime Strike, its very own anime streaming platform. For $4.99 per month, Ama...

Maureen Ryan

'Strike Back,' Nostalgia And Knowing When To Tap Out | Maureen Ryan | Posted 07.31.2015 | Entertainment

There was a minor hue and cry the other day when it emerged that the fourth season of “Banshee” would be the show’s last. It was a pretty tiny r...

A Reflection of Modern Times: An Insider's Take on The Knick

Andrew Fish | Posted 11.24.2014 | Entertainment
Andrew Fish

The steady build of excitement and dread emblematic of our modern age is likely how our forebears felt at the turn of the 20th century, which is why now is the perfect time to revisit 1900, a similar age of ingenuity overdrive.

Clive Owen Says His Character in New Cinemax Series The Knick is Unlike Anything He's Ever Played

Ashley Jude Collie | Posted 10.05.2014 | Entertainment
Ashley Jude Collie

In person, Golden Globe winning actor Clive Owen is courteous and charming to a fault with a little English schoolboy mischief thrown in. In the thril...

Maureen Ryan

Blood, Guts And Glory: Why 'The Knick' Is Addictive | Maureen Ryan | Posted 08.07.2014 | Entertainment

Like a shot of adrenaline to the heart, "The Knick" arrives just in time to save us from the summer doldrums, and as a side bonus, it further enhances...

Actress Gets Sued For Not Going Nude

Posted 04.11.2014 | TV

Talk about a hard day at the office. Actress Anne Greene is getting sued by her former producers for refusing to do nude sex scenes on film. T...

Timothy Stenovec

HBO Isn't Quite In A Death Spiral, Researchers Now Say | Timothy Stenovec | Posted 01.23.2014 | Technology

A market research firm is backing down from its widely circulated report claiming that HBO and other premium TV providers lost subscribers over the la...

Friday Night Fights On 'Helix' And 'Banshee'

Maureen Ryan | Posted 03.12.2014 | TV
Maureen Ryan

Here are two cheerfully cheap, reasonably smart and action-packed shows that allow you to turn your brain off on a Friday night.

Maureen Ryan

Going Out With A Bang: 'Strike Back' To End Next Year | Maureen Ryan | Posted 12.28.2013 | TV

"Strike Back," the brawny Cinemax action series, has been renewed for a fourth season, which will arrive next year. The bad news: It'll be the fin...

Maureen Ryan

Exclusive Preview Of Epic 'Strike Back' Awesomeness | Maureen Ryan | Posted 10.10.2013 | TV

"Strike Back" reliably supplies enjoyable action, dry banter, espionage-driven twists and crazy developments, but this week's episode hits another lev...

Two Doses of 'Strike Back' Awesomeness

Posted 08.22.2013 | TV

What's better than a clip from Friday's episode of the badass action hour "Strike Back"? Two exclusive clips from Friday's "Strike Back," obviously. ...

Clive Owen Books Cinemax Series

Posted 07.25.2013 | TV

Steven Soderbergh is bringing Clive Owen to TV with "The Knick." The 10-episode Cinemax series begins production in New York in September. “We a...

NBC's 'Dracula' Has Found Its Van Helsing

Posted 02.12.2013 | TV

NBC's "Dracula" has found its Van Helsing in Thomas Kretschmann, according to The Hollywood Reporter. The "Wanted" alum will play opposite Jonatha...

Jason Linkins

Daily Caller: Bill Clinton Is Probably Just Watching Taxpayer-Funded Softcore All Day | Jason Linkins | Posted 01.15.2013 | Politics

Being the president of the United States of America is a pretty sweet gig. Heck, just running for president can be pretty lucrative. You don't see Ala...

Review-O-Rama: Cinemax's 'Banshee' And NBC's '1600 Penn'

Maureen Ryan | Posted 01.11.2013 | TV
Maureen Ryan

NBC wants broader comedies, but "1600 Penn" may to broad to finesse that divide. Meanwhile, Cinemax's "Banshee" is very far from reinventing any wheels, but it gets a lot of basics right and it has a few distinctive touche.

Maureen Ryan

Secrets Of The 'Hunted' Finale And What's Next For Sam | Maureen Ryan | Posted 12.07.2012 | TV

Cinemax's "Hunted" was of 2012's most compelling new series, and if your reaction to its season finale was anything like mine, you have a lot of quest...

Maureen Ryan

Melissa George Spy Show To Get A New Life? | Maureen Ryan | Posted 11.15.2012 | TV

Is the Cinemax spy drama "Hunted" canceled? Well, that depends on what country you live in. According to UK news reports, the BBC has chosen not t...

Maureen Ryan

FIRST LOOK: 'Game Of Thrones' Actor Is Unmissable In 'Hunted' | Maureen Ryan | Posted 11.08.2012 | TV

There's never a shortage of spy dramas on the big or small screen, but even so, the Cinemax thriller "Hunted" is worth seeking out. The drama reac...

A Solid Spy Tale A 'Homeland' Fan Could Love

Maureen Ryan | Posted 10.18.2012 | TV
Maureen Ryan

Cinemax has carved out a nice little niche as the thinking person's action network; I don't know about you, but I'd take another season of the London-set "Hunted" over more "Boardwalk Empire" any day of the week.

WATCH: 'Strike Back' Returns For An Explosive Season 2

The Huffington Post | Crystal Bell | Posted 07.26.2012 | TV

Are you ready for more "Strike Back?" If this all new promo has any indication of what the future holds for Damian Scott (Sullivan Stapleton) and Sgt....

A Big Loss For 'True Blood'

Posted 04.29.2012 | TV

The man who created "True Blood" is about to put a stake in it ... sort of. The creator of the HBO vampire-filled, steamy series, Alan Ball, will b...

Crystal Bell

It All Ends With A BANG | Crystal Bell | Posted 12.21.2011 | Entertainment

Many were skeptical when Cinemax ventured into the primetime television game, but its unique venture, the 10-part action drama series "Strike Back," c...

Crystal Bell

The Biggest Badass In Hollywood | Crystal Bell | Posted 11.23.2011 | Entertainment

Adewale Akinnuoye-Agbaje may just be the most badass actor in Hollywood. To "Oz" fans, he's gang leader Simon Adebisi. To "Lost" fans, he's former war...

The Most Explosive New Show On TV

Posted 11.16.2011 | Entertainment

If you haven't been watching the Cinemax's new show, "Strike Back," then you've been missing out on a ton of secret-operative action. If you're a fan ...

Summer TV Notebook: Pretty Little Liars, Louie, Strike Back and More

Ed Martin | Posted 11.08.2011 | Entertainment
Ed Martin

There have been a number of outstanding scripted series this summer on basic and pay cable, all of them deserving of special praise. But at the moment there are three I can't stop thinking about: ABC Family's Pretty Little Liars, FX's Louie and Cinemax's Strike Back.