Premiering tonight on NBC, THE MYSTERIES OF LAURA is based on a Spanish series adapted for an American audience and centers on NYPD Homicide Detective Laura Diamond (DEBRA MESSING), who balances her day job with her off-duty hours spent as a single mom raising ridiculously rambunctious twin sons. Her life is even more complicated in [...]
Debuting tonight on Fox,RED BAND SOCIETY is a dramatic comedy set in the pediatric ward of a large Los Angeles hospital and centers on a diverse group of teens in various stages of critical illnesses. Think THE BREAKFAST CLUB meets THE FAULT IN OUR STARS. Based on a Spanish series created by ALBERT ESPINOSA (himself [...]
Making its way to theaters later this week, THE MAZE RUNNER is aimed directly at fans of such ‘young adult’ bestsellers as DIVERGENT and THE HUNGER GAMES. Set in a dystopian future, the story centers on a group of amnesiac teens forced to escape a gigantic maze in order to survive. Based on the first [...]
Airing tonight on FX, the 90-minute seventh (and final) season premier of the hit biker drama SONS OF ANARCHY is a terrific set-up for what could prove to be an amazing final act. From the opening montage bringing us up-to-date to the closing montage indicating there’s a lot more ridiculously brutal action to come, [...]
Tonight, FOX unveils a new reality show from the creator of Big Brother called Utopia. Utopia centers around 14 people who are referred to as “Pioneers”
from all different walks of life. The contestants come together for a year long stay to form a civilization from scratch.
One of those 14 contestants is 33 year old Mike [...]
The catchphrase is a staple of every action movie, so Vin Diesel is accustomed to playing roles with a catchphrase. But when it came to Guardians of the Galaxy, his catchphrase is more than just a catchphrase - it’s his only phrase! In playing Groot, a character who only knows how to say [...]
Currently in theaters, IF I STAY is a romantic tale of life, love and loss that is almost guaranteed to have you reaching for your hankie. Directed by R. J. CUTLER (AMERICAN HIGH), the film’s cast includes CHLOE GRACE MORETZ, JAMIE BLACKLEY, MIREILLE ENOS, JOSHUA LEONARD and STACY KEACH.
Adapted for the screen by SHAUNA CROSS, [...]
Now in its second season on Ovation, A YOUNG DOCTOR’S NOTEBOOK is such a delightfully quirky period piece that, at four episodes, it might be the shortest guilty pleasure on T.V.. A showcase for actors DANIEL RADCLIFFE and JON HAMM (who play the younger and older version of the same cocaine/heroin addled 19th century Russian [...]
Marvel Studios has just issued a press release confirming that principal photography started today in San Francisco on its newest Super Hero franchise, Marvel’s ANT-MAN. Directed by PEYTON REED, the film brings one of Marvel comics original founding members of the AVENGERS into the Marvel Cinematic Universe and stars PAUL RUDD as the titular anti-hero.
Airing tonight on NBC, RUNNING WILD WITH BEAR GRYLLS sees the world-renowned survivalist dragging TOM ARNOLD through the coastal mountains of Oregon. Through steep terrain, river crossings and oceanside cliffs ARNOLD discovers that the world of extreme survivalism is no walk in the park. Besides his notoriety as the ex-husband of ROSEANNE BARR, ARNOLD has [...]