| Jul 26, 2013
| 2:57 PM
Life is a series of domino effects. For "Breaking Bad's" Walter White, the road to becoming ruthless, drug-dealing Heisenberg goes back way before the troubles that come to light in 2008's pilot episode.
It all started with a dashed dream.
| Jan 10, 2014
| 5:00 AM
The 2014 winter-spring movie preview is a broad overview of films opening through late April. Release dates and other details, as compiled by Oliver Gettell, are subject to change.
FOR THE RECORD:
Movie previews: A listing in the...
| Nov 26, 2013
| 10:12 AM
It's been eight weeks and two days (or about 1,392 hours) since the series finale of "Breaking Bad" took (some of) America by the throat with its conclusion -- but who's counting?
For those who feel a hole in their heart from its absence, the complete...
| Sep 27, 2013
| 10:50 AM
For Walter White, judgment day is at hand.
Legions of bingeing, borderline addicts of the meth-dealing anti-hero of AMC's "Breaking Bad" will receive their final fix Sunday as the newly crowned Emmy-winning series ends. Whether fans will want to cheer,...
| Sep 29, 2013
| 7:41 PM
Walter White had his cake and ate it, too. (SPOILERS!)
The series finale of "Breaking Bad" didn't fade to black, nor did anyone wake up from a dream and reverse the whole thing. Instead, genius creator Vince Gilligan met and likely surpassed...
| Sep 29, 2013
| 9:20 PM
In what may be the first recorded (and distinctly over-tweeted) perfect finale in television history, AMC's "Breaking Bad" came to a close Sunday night.
Not only did Vince Gilligan's five-season, hyper-violent prose poem to midlife male frustration...
| Sep 30, 2013
| 1:21 PM
"Breaking Bad," the sweet little show that captured the hearts of approximately one-fortieth of a nation (more like one-thirtieth, if we reckon by the finale), sent itself into history Sunday with a well-balanced episode that stayed on mission, touching...
| Apr 17, 2014
| 5:30 AM
Joel Surnow began writing "Small Time," a sweetly nostalgic comedy-drama about a divorced used-car salesman and his teenage son, in 1976 when he was 21.
A recent graduate of UCLA film school, Surnow worked during the day that summer at the snack bar...
| Apr 17, 2014
| 3:55 PM
Don't let the title of this indie gem fool you, "Small Time" has humor and heart big time.
The first feature film from veteran TV writer Joel Surnow, co-creator of the Fox drama series "24," which will "Live Another Day" starting in May, takes us back...
| Feb 5, 2014
| 6:05 PM
Months after it had its series finale on AMC, "Breaking Bad" continues to rack up awards -- most recently at Saturday's Writers Guild of America Awards, where it was named best dramatic series.
In his acceptance speech, creator and show runner Vince...
| May 15, 2014
| 6:30 AM
Things are getting hairy in Chester's Mill. In the second season of the hit CBS show "Under the Dome," premiering June 30, the village that has been trapped under a mysterious dome finds itself facing a new dilemma: too many people, not enough food. So...