February 23, 2007 |
Voyeurism has long proved a fitting topic for the movies, most memorably in Alfred Hitchcock's "Rear Window" and Michael Powell's "Peeping Tom." "Alone With Her," a new twist on that theme, utilizes the latest technology to tell its tale. Immediately, the audience is thrust into the point of view of a video camera (lodged in a duffle bag), carried around to film attractive young women.
September 16, 2012 |
Click here to download TV listings for the week of Sept. 16 - 22 in PDF format This week's TV Movies SERIES Jeopardy The quiz show hosted by Alex Trebek launches a new season (7 p.m. ABC). The L.A. Complex: The showbiz-themed drama offers back-to-back new episodes (8 and 9 p.m. KTLA). Bones: The forensics drama starring Emily Deschanel and David Boreanaz returns with new episodes (8 p.m. Fox). Alien Deep With Bob Ballard: The oceanographer visits aqua-farmers and checks out new underwater vehicles in this new episode (8 p.m. National Geographic)
May 11, 2012
"Cougar Town" is packing up and moving to a new address. The ABC sitcom starring Courteney Cox, which has a loyal fan base but has never drawn a huge audience and may have been close to getting axed, has been given new life by TBS. The series is moving to the cable network for its fourth season. TBS also has acquired the encore rights for the first three seasons of "Cougar Town" that originally aired on ABC. —Greg Braxton Mindy Kaling gets new show Mindy Kaling will depart NBC's "The Office" to write, produce and star in the comedy "It's Messy" for Fox next season, playing a doctor trying to balance her personal and professional lives.
May 31, 2012 |
Fox Broadcasting has begun selling commercial time for the upcoming television season, kicking off the networks' annual springtime bazaar. The News Corp.-owned network -- which last week finished the regular TV season in first place for the eighth consecutive year in marketers' preferred demographic of viewers ages 18 to 49 -- has accepted advertising orders from movie studios and car companies for the upcoming season, an executive familiar with...
August 14, 2009 |
It ain't pretty to look at, makes a lot of noise when it runs, and has more than a few features that don't function, but the car dealership comedy "The Goods: Live Hard, Sell Hard" has a beater's clunky, fast-moving charm. Set in the world of crass, battle-fatigued automobile salesmen and produced by the machismo-skewering team of Will Ferrell and Adam McKay ("Anchorman," "Talladega Nights"), it doesn't set out to be the raunchiest or silliest or dumbest movie you've ever seen.
September 8, 2012 |
Emily Owens was a big geek in high school, prone to flop sweats during debate club finals and plagued by feelings of insecurity and inadequacy. Viewers of the upcoming dramedy "Emily Owens M.D. " will learn this and more about the title character when she spills her guts in the voice-over that threads through the CW series, starting with the pilot episode Oct. 16. The audience will also hear Owens give herself a pep talk on her first day of...