| Oct 28, 2013
| 12:30 PM
Netflix and CBS announced a content-licensing agreement under which all eight seasons of the Showtime drama "Dexter" will become available for Netflix members in the U.S.
The first four seasons of "Dexter" will become available beginning on Halloween...
| Oct 29, 2013
| 3:13 PM
For a brief moment during the opening sequence in the new Batman video game I felt genuine excitement for this, the third game in the "Arkham" series from Warner Bros. Interactive.
Watching a younger Bruce Wayne suit up as a fledgling Dark Knight and...
| Oct 16, 2013
| 5:03 PM
Ashton Kutcher and Jon Cryer, stars of the CBS comedy "Two and a Half Men," have been named the highest-paid TV actors of 2013 by Forbes magazine.
Despite flagging viewership as of late, the show makes most of its dough in syndication, which keeps its...
| Oct 8, 2013
| 10:12 AM
The serial killer (Michael C. Hall) reached the end of his Showtime run with this eighth and last round, as a police consultant (Charlotte Rampling) who knows a lot about Dexter's past needs his help.
While trying to mend his broken relationship with...
| Oct 16, 2013
| 7:00 AM
Early on in "Kill Your Darlings," 18-year-old Allen Ginsberg, played by Daniel Radcliffe, is on a freshman orientation tour of the Columbia University library when a fellow student jumps on a desk and begins quoting Henry Miller. Shouting provocative...
| Sep 13, 2013
| 6:14 AM
The winding down of long-running series and the revving up of football season dominate the weekend's offerings.
The latest "Breaking Bad," at 9 p.m. Sunday on AMC, will reveal who's left standing after a violent showdown. The episode is called...
| Oct 8, 2013
| 10:30 AM
TV viewers are accustomed to seeing a lot of Beverly Lynne on Cinemax -- with good reason. She has appeared in dozens of latenight movies on the HBO-owned service. You know the ones. At one time, Lynne said, she made as many as 12 movies a year -- erotica...
| Oct 7, 2013
| 6:30 PM
Fanatical fans of a TV show often fight to keep their favorite characters alive, but one of the biggest complaints about the much-bashed "Dexter" finale is that the vigilante serial killer protagonist didn't die. According to "Dexter" producer John...
| Oct 2, 2013
| 2:28 PM
I try to stay up to date with popular culture, for lots of professional and personal reasons.
I like using fairly current movie and TV references as jumping-off points for columns or as topics for my blog. Plus I just like knowing what people are...
| Oct 1, 2013
| 6:20 PM
Jeff Lindsay: "Dexter" die-hards upset over the series finale of Showtime's long-running drama this month may find a sympathetic ear in the crime novelist who invented Dexter Morgan. Lindsay will appear 6:30 p.m. Wednesday at Books and Books (265 Aragon...
| Sep 23, 2013
| 2:03 PM
The finale of "Dexter" is drawing mixed reaction from fans, but it was a ratings smash for Showtime.
The conclusion of the series about forensic investigator Dexter Morgan, who moonlights as a serial killer, was the show's highest-rated telecast ever,...