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  • Thrillers reviewed

    Thrillers reviewed
    Pandemic by Scott Sigler, Crown, 592 pages, $26 When George Romero popularized zombies in the '60s, they were straightforwardly a trope for Cold War anxieties. They trudged and lurched, as vacant as the '50s stereotypes of mindless consumers rising from...
  • Comic book writer Scott Snyder talks about taking on Batman

    Comic book writer Scott Snyder talks about taking on Batman
    Among the many stars of comic books and graphic novels to appear at C2E2 (Chicago Comic and Entertainment Expo) this weekend will be DC Comics' Batman scribe Scott Snyder.  I first discovered Snyder after reading his breakthrough horror title “...
  • Stephen King's 'The Stand' Getting Another Director

    Josh Boone may be the next director to attempt to take on a feature version of Stephen King's post-apocalyptic novel "The Stand" for Warner Bros. and CBS Films. Boone is in early talks to helm the film, which previously had Scott Cooper, Ben Affleck...
  • Mark Twain House Comeback

    Mark Twain House Comeback
    It took a little ice cream, some beer, a lot of visiting authors and a staff eager to try new things in a city that clings to old ways. And it worked. Over the past five years, the Mark Twain House & Museum in Hartford has built on its foundation as a...
  • 'Tuck Everlasting' Joins 'Bull Durham' Musical Up at Bat at Alliance Theater

    "Tuck Everlasting," the tuner that had been targeting a Broadway run during the 2013-14 season before getting detoured, and the world preem of the musical adaptation of "Bull Durham" are among the titles on tap for the 2014-15 season at the Alliance...
  • Fox's '24′ Advertising Fees Among TV's Priciest

    Even Jack Bauer, the indefatigable U.S. super agent from the popular Fox series "24," can be bought. Fox is seeking as much as $500,000 for a 30-second ad in the debut of "24: Live Another Day," a much-ballyhooed revival of its groundbreaking spy drama,...
  • TV Review: 'Resurrection'

    "Resurrection" has such a provocative concept and a well-cast pilot that the temptation is to hang on hopefully for the ride, albeit with a measure of skepticism regarding how much life, renewed or otherwise, the producers can mine from the premise....
  • Insomnia takes over the world in Kenneth Calhoun's 'Black Moon'

    In "Black Moon," first-time novelist Kenneth Calhoun documents a plague of sleeplessness that threatens the very fabric of the world and reality. The sleepless have hallucinations and turn into the equivalent of manic, deranged zombies, while those who...
  • CBS Rolling Out Seven Hours of Originals This Summer

    CBS will air an unprecedented number of original programming hours this summer, on Tuesday revealing a sked that includes four dramas alongside the thrice-weekly reality staple "Big Brother." The lineup includes three original hours of programming on...
  • CBS sets summer slate with returns of 'Big Brother,' 'Under the Dome'

    CBS sets summer slate with returns of 'Big Brother,' 'Under the Dome'
    CBS has set its summer slate, with return dates for "Big Brother" and Stephen King's "Under the Dome" announced -- among others -- and a slight delay for the Halle Berry-Steven Spielberg limited-run series "Extant." The end of June kicks off the...
  • 'The Good Wife,' 'Star Trek,' other CBS shows to remain on Amazon

    'The Good Wife,' 'Star Trek,' other CBS shows to remain on Amazon
    CBS Corp. has expanded its licensing arrangement with Amazon.com, ensuring that classic shows from the CBS library will be available to Amazon's Prime Instant Video service subscribers. The new deal, announced Wednesday, extends the licensing period for...