| Jan 3, 2015
| 5:29 PM
TV viewers who still haven't gotten over last year's bittersweet farewells to such long-running series as "Sons of Anarchy," "True Blood" and "How I Met Your Mother" better replenish their tissue supplies. In 2015, they'll have to say goodbye to 10...
| Dec 29, 2014
| 1:13 PM
Here's another 2014 victory for "The Walking Dead": The AMC drama ranks as TV's most-tweeted series by a wide margin.
According to stats released Monday by Nielsen, the zombie saga this year generated an average of 576,000 tweets per episode (with the...
| Jan 11, 2015
| 9:08 PM
"It's showtime, folks." Well, it's almost showtime for Bob Odenkirk and the reprisal of his "Breaking Bad" role; the spinoff prequel "Better Call Saul" in less than a month.
In an extended trailer for the new AMC series set years before Saul Goodman...
| Dec 31, 2014
| 3:41 PM
I offer my predictions for the new year. Some are serious, some are whimsical, most are heartfelt. They are not listed in order of importance.
•With the help of U.S.-led coalition attacks on Islamic State, the Syrian regime of Bashar Assad will...
| Dec 31, 2014
| 9:26 PM
You may have heard a thing or two about “The Interview.” Not so much about the film itself — as a work of art, good or bad, on its own merits — but about the intimidating agenda of persons or national entities unknown and about...
| Dec 1, 2014
| 3:26 PM
"Parks and Recreation's" seventh and final season will begin on Jan. 13. It will have its series finale on Feb. 24.
But wait, you say, that's just seven weeks. And the final season order was for 13 episodes!
Don't panic. All episodes will air, but NBC...
| Dec 19, 2014
| 9:00 AM
Here is Mary McNamara’s look at the best of 2014 in television.
Best dramas with 12 or fewer episodes
"Game of Thrones" (HBO)
"Orphan Black" (BBC America)
"Rectify" (Sundance TV)
| Jan 2, 2015
| 7:32 AM
Congratulations, TV lovers. You've survived the least wonderful time of the year. In December, Hollywood takes the equivalent of a long holiday, packing the schedule with reruns and holiday specials you've seen 80 times.
Well, never fear. January is...
| Dec 3, 2014
| 10:00 PM
ELGIN — The nation’s movie theaters continue to battle movie lovers’ temptation to just stay home and watch last month’s hits on high-def TV in the comfort of their living rooms. So the Marcus Elgin Cinema has joined the small...
| Jan 5, 2015
| 10:30 AM
The Producers Guild of America, a major bellwether for the best picture Oscar, announced on Monday the nominees for its Darryl F. Zanuck producer of the year award for motion pictures: “American Sniper,” “Birdman,” “Boyhood,&...
| Jan 6, 2015
“[REC] 4: Apocalypse,” the latest installment in the Spanish low-fi horror franchise, newly arrives on VOD and in select theaters […]...