| Oct 31, 2014
| 7:00 AM
For years now, television has greeted the end of October by rolling out special Halloween-themed episodes and slasher fare, but never before has it seemed so absurd. Not because Halloween isn't socially significant — All Hallow's Eve became an official American holiday when some genius thought up candy-corn lights and fog machines went retail — but because it's redundant. On television, every night is Halloween.
| Oct 24, 2014
| 2:30 AM
"Originality is undetected plagiarism." -- William Inge
OH, PLEASE -- wasn't the feature film "Bewitched" enough bad news for fans of the old TV series, which starred Elizabeth Montgomery? (Nicole Kidman looked lost and her co-stars, Will Ferrell and...
| Aug 23, 2014
| 6:23 PM
Former archbishop of Detroit
Edmund Szoka, 86, an American cardinal who served as governor and financial administrator of the Vatican and was a confidant of St. John Paul II, died of natural causes Wednesday at a hospital in Novi, Mich.,...
| Sep 15, 2014
| 6:20 AM
If you want to know why Lauren Bacall was such a big deal, Turner Classic Movies will give you 24 hours of reasons.
The channel salutes the movie star, who died last month at age 89, with a marathon starting at 8 p.m. Monday (tonight).
| Jan 6, 2014
| 10:29 PM
Larry D. Mann
actor, TV announcer
Larry D. Mann, 91, a veteran actor who voiced Yukon Cornelius in the animated Christmas favorite "Rudolph the Red-Nosed Reindeer," died of age-related causes Monday in Los Angeles, said his son,...