| Mar 9, 2015
| 11:35 AM
Considering the summer movie season now consists largely of superhero movies and sequels--which, yes, I find frustrating--it's exciting almost any time something comes along that seems to have some ideas behind it.
"Tomorrowland," which just released...
| Jan 15, 2015
| 8:47 AM
Joe Henry is a low-key renaissance man. The respected singer-songwriter, author and Grammy-winning producer has steadily built a multifaceted career of enviable scope. His 13th solo album, "Invisible Hour," was self-produced and released in June on his...
| Feb 1, 2015
| 5:06 PM
Super Bowl XLIX viewers got an extended look at Disney's new film 'Tomorrowland' on Sunday.
The movie features George Clooney and 'The Longest Ride' actress Britt Robertson.
Disney's new 30-second trailer showcases the futuristic world of...
| Jan 21, 2015
| 10:01 AM
"Backstrom," it turns out, is just 2015-ese for "House," with Rainn Wilson's Dwight Schrute elevated to the leading-man role the character always thought he deserved in "The Office." A mildly defective detective (sorry, Monk) with a bad attitude, Wilson's...
| Jan 25, 2015
| 4:55 PM
The indelible Charlie Mortdecai, literary offspring of the English novelist Kyril Bonfiglioli, was featured in three marvelously funny novels before his creator died, of cirrhosis, at the age of 56.
This past weekend he made the voyage from page to...
| Jan 10, 2015
| 9:58 PM
The final seven episodes of "Mad Men" will begin April 5, AMC announced Saturday, adding that these episodes will be the end of the series.
The "highly anticipated series conclusion will, for the last time, follow the complex lives of Don, Peggy, Roger,...
| Oct 10, 2014
| 6:22 AM
The first teaser trailer for "Tomorrowland," an upcoming science fiction mystery adventure film from Walt Disney Pictures, was released Thursday at New York Comic-Con.
Directed by Brad Bird and starring George Clooney, the film carries the same name as...
| Oct 30, 2014
| 10:30 AM
AMC is closing in on a deal for the U.S. rights to the BBC's Hugh Laurie-Tom Hiddleston miniseries "The Night Manager," based on the 1993 John le Carre novel.
AMC would join the Beeb as a co-producer along with the Ink Factory. The project is eyed as a...
| Oct 31, 2014
| 2:30 PM
AMC has opted to pass on both of the drama pilots it produced this year as prospective series for 2015.
The decision to nix series orders for "Galyntine" and "Knifeman" comes as the cabler has at least four new series on tap for next year, starting in...
| Nov 2, 2014
| 6:30 PM
The Marvel surprises just keep coming, as Idris Elba recently revealed that he and his "Thor" co-star Tom Hiddleston will be back for the upcoming "Avengers: Age of Ultron."
Elba, who played Heimdall in 2013's "Thor," dropped the news in an interview...
| Nov 2, 2014
| 8:30 PM
Spoiler Warning: Do not read on unless you've seen "The Walking Dead" season five, episode four, titled "Slabtown."
It's fair to say that "The Walking Dead" has struggled to find a storyline for mild-mannered Beth Greene since her introduction in...