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10 Reasons to Watch Nashville

Mark Brennan Rosenberg | Posted 05.06.2013 | TV
Mark Brennan Rosenberg

It's a brand new show, with an original script, story and tons of original music that's not a crappy reality TV program or game show. That's reason enough to tune in, if you ask me.

DVDs: Masterful The Master, How to Survive a Plague and Hidden TV Gem Garrow's Law

Michael Giltz | Posted 04.30.2013 | Entertainment
Michael Giltz

One of the best films of the year, it's almost a shame to see The Master in your home rather than in gorgeous 70mm in a movie theater.

The Heartache of a Television Serial Dater

Alena Dillon | Posted 04.28.2013 | TV
Alena Dillon

Last night, 24 and I concluded things once and for all. It probably should have ended at least a season earlier, when Jack started hanging out with guys like Freddie Prinze Jr., but it seems that all serious relationships never end as soon as they should.

Not Too Shabby, That Downton Abbey

Zachary Stevens | Posted 04.23.2013 | TV
Zachary Stevens

If you ever find yourself stranded inside due to the weather like me, or if you have an extended time in which you are looking to be exposed to a new show, please consider this. You will not be disappointed, you will be addicted and it will leave you talking for months to come.

DVDs: Skyfall, Argo and Other Oscar Hopefuls Ready to Watch

Michael Giltz | Posted 02.19.2013 | Entertainment
Michael Giltz

The problem, unfortunately, is with the casting and the sprawling nature of the novel which doesn't condense well into a film. This same team making a ten-hour miniseries would unquestionably produce a better work. But for me Keira Knightley and especially Aaron Taylor-Johnson are not right.

Why I Don't Watch That Show Anymore: A Viewer's Perspective

Jill Knapp | Posted 02.12.2013 | Entertainment
Jill Knapp

I watch a lot of television. A lot. Having said that, I feel like I have a pretty good idea of narrowing down what I love about a show, and what I really wish I could stop seeing. In my humble opinion, these are the top five mistakes that I believe make an otherwise good show, start to go stale.

DVDs: Downton Abbey Fans Better Brace Themselves

Michael Giltz | Posted 04.03.2013 | Entertainment
Michael Giltz

This week I cover the new season of Downton Abbey (without any spoilers), some new releases including Adam Sandler's biggest hit in years, another excellent Criterion release, a John Ford gem and a round-up of (mostly) British TV. Enjoy.

DVDs: Woody, Spike and Wim Wenders Keep 'Em Coming

Michael Giltz | Posted 03.23.2013 | Entertainment
Michael Giltz

It's never easy to make a movie, much less one not geared toward the masses. Here's a rundown of new movies, documentaries, TV shows and classics getting a reissue, including one of my all-time favorite romantic dramas on BluRay.

9 Species of TV Viewer

Tyler Wells Lynch | Posted 02.13.2013 | TV
Tyler Wells Lynch

The TV ecosystem is large and diverse. There are lazy soaps and 'roided jocks, wino mothers and Syfy nerds. So, in the tradition of Sir David Attenborough, I've decided to take a deeper look at nine of the most common species of TV Viewer.

Obsession: Fantasy Football

Jackie Marcus Schaffer and Jeff Schaffer | Posted 02.11.2013 | Arts
Jackie Marcus Schaffer and Jeff Schaffer

Fantasy football is no longer just our hobby, it's our livelihood. We created a TV show called The League that revolves around -- you guessed it -- a fantasy football league.

DVDs: And the Winner Is... Alfred Hitchcock by a Landslide!

Michael Giltz | Posted 01.23.2014 | Entertainment
Michael Giltz

Here's one poll you can trust: whenever film buffs vote on the best directors of all time, Alfred Hitchcock will score highly. If you're looking for a distraction on Election Day until the results are in, check out my reviews of a new boxed set of Hitch and other releases.

DVDs: Not Crazy About Mad Men, The Very Cool Peter Gunn, Goofy Carol Burnett And More

Michael Giltz | Posted 12.31.2012 | Entertainment
Michael Giltz

Here's a rundown of some terrific sets that came out just in the last two or three weeks. It's impossible to put them in order of preference: many of these are gems we've been waiting a long time for.

Television You Should Be Watching

Jeff Sorensen | Posted 12.30.2012 | TV
Jeff Sorensen

Fear not my friends; there are shows on television that are worth watching. They're even worth watching live with commercial interruptions. Be warned, however, these shows may not be exclusive to networks or American programing.

5 Shows in My Generation that Jumped the Shark

Joseph Rauch | Posted 12.22.2012 | College
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Joseph Rauch

When I saw the Season 6 Finale of Dexter, I thought of "jumping the shark."

DVDs: Catch Up With Emmy Hits 'Homeland' and 'Modern Family'

Michael Giltz | Posted 11.27.2012 | Entertainment
Michael Giltz

In the last four weeks we've had an avalanche of TV releases, including some of the best shows on television.

RESULTS: Who Is The Queen Of Fall TV?

The Huffington Post | Posted 09.04.2012 | Women

The votes are in! Starting on August 29, we asked readers to vote for who they think will be the queen of fall TV. We wanted to know which actress you...

ROUND 3: Who Is The Queen Of Fall TV? (VOTE)

Brittany Binowski | Posted 09.04.2012 | Women

Now that September has begun and Labor Day weekend is here, it won't be long before our favorite TV shows premiere. But with such a strong lineup of i...

ROUND 2: Who Is The Queen Of Fall TV? (VOTE)

Brittany Binowski | Posted 09.02.2012 | Women

Let's be honest. One of the best things about the end of summer is a fresh TV line-up of our favorite new and returning female stars. It feels like eo...

DVDs: Is "Jaws" The Most Influential Film of All Time?

Michael Giltz | Posted 10.16.2012 | Entertainment
Michael Giltz

Few films if any have proven so influential in so many areas of the movie industry as Jaws.

DVDs: Why Dr. Seuss Movies Suck

Michael Giltz | Posted 10.07.2012 | Entertainment
Michael Giltz

There's no question you'll get much more value out of watching and rewatching The Cat In The Hat than the latest stab at puffing up a Seuss tale into a movie.

'90s Geeks We'd Like To Date

Geek Sugar | Posted 08.01.2012 | Women

Heartthrobs come in all forms — "geeky" included — and whether they had a sci-fi obsession or a dorky profession, these '90s characters managed to...

DVDs: Breaking Bad Still Good

Michael Giltz | Posted 06.24.2012 | Entertainment
Michael Giltz

It's the best show on TV. Bar none. Why aren't you watching?

What Is it Like to be a Contestant on Who Wants to Be a Millionaire?

Quora | Posted 08.15.2012 | TV

This question originally appeared on Quora. By Nik Bønaddio, CEO of numberFire Alright, let's do this. Right off the bat, I can tell you that my...

David Lohr

'UFO Phil' Planning Network Show For 'Real Aliens' | David Lohr | Posted 05.14.2012 | Weird News

A California man who contributes to the popular paranormal show "Coast to Coast AM" with George Noory has plans for television that may seem out-of-th...

Quit Canceling The Shows We Love

Yolanda Reid Chassiakos | Posted 07.14.2012 | TV
Yolanda Reid Chassiakos

Every spring, I'm forced to say good-bye to welcome visitors who've graced my home week after week. Yup, I'm talking about my favorite TV series that somehow find themselves on the chopping block even though millions of viewers enjoy them.