| Aug 7, 2013
| 11:30 AM
Daft Punk failed to make a scheduled appearance on “The Colbert Report” on Tuesday night, causing host Stephen Colbert to complain to his audience that he, and they, had been “daft punk’d.”
The French duo reportedly...
| Aug 8, 2013
| 4:05 PM
Stephen Colbert became the talk of the Internet on Wednesday after a star-studded dance party to the Daft Punk hit “Get Lucky” went viral. Given the level of attention generated by the clip — and the last-minute cancellation and...
| Aug 16, 2013
| 10:00 AM
The marketing of AMC's new drama, "Low Winter Sun," revolves around a moody black-and-white photo of lead actor Mark Strong and the show's tagline: "Good Man. Cop. Killer."
Just another player in the crowded genre of "Gee, it's tough to be a straight...
| Aug 29, 2013
| 4:20 PM
"Comedy Central Roast of James Franco" (Comedy Central, Monday). James Franco keeps busy in a way that troubles some people; he is perceived as a dilettante, a man whose reach – here, there and everywhere – often exceeds his grasp. "James...
| Sep 22, 2013
| 8:00 AM
Television critics are not part of the television academy, which means we don't get to vote in the Emmys race. Depending on where you're sitting, this is either a very good or a very bad thing.
What we do get to do is second-guess, congratulate and...
| Apr 10, 2013
| 1:38 PM
Two New Jersey families are brought closer together in a way they never anticipated in this comedy about a May-December romance, with Leighton Meester ("Gossip Girl") and Hugh Laurie ("House") playing the couple. The news does not go over well when others...
| Apr 15, 2013
| 12:54 PM
Time takes a toll on us all, no more so than characters of long-running TV shows. All narrative demands transformation of one sort of another and multiple seasons of revelations, realizations and shifting relationships work like the pounding surf...
| Oct 11, 2013
| 6:28 AM
Attention Harry Potter fans: CBS is giving you a rare chance to check out Rupert Grint's American TV debut in the unaired pilot of the comedy "Super Clyde."
It's not often that a TV show pilot not picked up by the network gets a chance to be seen by the...
| Oct 15, 2013
| 2:45 PM
Some people have left such an enduring mark on civilization that we shouldn't wait for jubilees or other milestones to honor their birthdays. Such is P.G. Wodehouse, that great British master of farce, born 132 years ago today.
For me, Wodehouse is...
| Oct 31, 2013
| 8:00 PM
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This week's TV Movies
The Carrie Diaries Carrie and Walt...
| Nov 14, 2013
| 5:09 AM
As a Disney movie shooting in Central Florida, "Tomorrowland" would be expected to use Disney World as a backdrop.
Here's the happy news for Disney fans: The George Clooney sci-fi movie will feature the Carousel of Progress attraction in the Magic...