March 1, 2012
CBS This Morning Israeli President Shimon Peres; David Chang; Peter Melman. (N) 7 a.m. KCBS Today Lindsay Lohan; Zac Efron; chef Curtis Stone; Kelsey Nixon. (N) 7 a.m. KNBC KTLA Morning News (N) 7 a.m. KTLA Good Morning America (N) 7 a.m. KABC Live With Kelly Don Cheadle; Ben McKenzie; co-host Dan Abrams. (N) 9 a.m. KABC The View Zac Efron; Quanitta Underwood and her sister Hazzauna; Nancy Grace. (N) 10 a.m. KABC The Talk Food myths: Lisa Lillien; Jane Leeves.
July 23, 2005
Paul Brownfield has been filing online dispatches this week from the Television Critics Assn. meetings in Beverly Hills. Here's the latest from Friday: Good morning from the former House of Merv. It's WB day. First panel up is "Just Legal," starring Don Johnson as a washed-up, alcoholic lawyer and Jay Baruchel as an 18-year-old, sort of hipster-doofus-legal wunderkind. Question for Johnson: How does it feel being on the same network as Melanie Griffith? Johnson: "Melanie's working?"
August 16, 2012 |
"Cosmopolis," starring Robert Pattinson as a super rich supernova, is an exceedingly self-conscious adaptation of the brooding indictment of the 1% found in Don DeLillo's novel of the same name. The attempt is earnest, but the material itself resists easy transition because virtually all of the action takes place inside a tricked-out limo and a trickier mind. It is a disappointment coming from writer-director David Cronenberg, who has proved such a master at mind games. Cronenberg is perhaps too faithful to the book.
September 25, 2001 |
Fox unveils a series about college kids tonight that is one of the cum laude comedies of the new season, majoring in laughs. "Undeclared" is a sneaky, funny hoot with endearingly offbeat characters, its huggable protagonist striding confidently into his freshman year at Northeastern Carolina U. after growing 7 inches during the summer. Goodbye, Mr. Nerd; hello, Mr. Cool. Oh, sure. All hair, lips and elbows, Steven Karp (Jay Baruchel) remains a zit about to pop.
June 5, 2011
SUNDAY "If you guys were the inventors of Facebook, you'd have invented Facebook" from "The Social Network" is our pick in the newly minted best-line-from-a-movie category at the "2011 MTV Movie Awards. " "SNL's" Jason Sudeikis hosts. (MTV, VH1, 9 p.m.) Would-be cryptozoologists traipse through America's backwoods and bayous in hopes of "Finding Bigfoot" — the mythic man-beast also known as Sasquatch — in this new reality series. Do us a favor: Ask him where he buys his shoes.
December 15, 2010
SERIES Hell's Kitchen: The slicing and dicing and the sweating and swearing all come to an end in the season finale of the unscripted cooking competition as the final two contestants must create a five-course meal to be judged by distinguished figures in the Los Angeles food community (9 p.m. Fox). MythBusters: In "Green Hornet Special," Seth Rogen joins the team for two myths (9 p.m. Discovery). Third Reich: Rare, amateur films recount the downfall of the Third Reich through the eyes of the people who lived it in the conclusion of this two-part documentary (9 p.m. History)
January 17, 2013 |
Click here to download TV listings for the week of Jan. 13 - 19, 2013 in PDF format This week's TV Movies SERIES Last Man Standing: When Vanessa hires a new housekeeper, the topic of immigration comes up, leading to Ed checking the green cards of Outdoor Man employees in this new episode (8 p.m. ABC). Malibu Country: Lillie Mae and Kim (Lily Tomlin, Sara Rue) see dollar signs when they find out Cash (Justin Prentice) has a knack for picking winners in horse races in this new episode (8:30 p.m. ABC)
March 17, 2004 |
Having cooled its heels since fall, "The Stones" premieres tonight on CBS. It stars Robert Klein, the comedian; Judith Light, who played opposite Tony Danza on "Who's the Boss?" for a thousand years (and did we ever find out who the boss was?