| Apr 15, 2014
| 5:15 AM
The Coen brothers' 1996 comedy-noir masterpiece "Fargo" wasn't so much a movie as it was a cultural event — you remember where you were when you first saw it. That endless yet claustrophobic snow scape, the anxious narcissism of William H. Macy's...
| Apr 23, 2014
| 8:01 AM
After the coffee. Before analyzing the Redskins' 2014 schedule.
The Skinny: Sorry we are a little late today. Had to jump on the HBO/Amazon story and make sure that was in our roundup. Other stories include recaps of Aereo's big day at the Supreme Court...
| Apr 23, 2014
| 7:29 AM
HBO has cut a deal to sell reruns of many of its hit shows to Amazon.com Inc.'s Prime Instant Video platform.
Among the programs that will be made available on Amazon's Prime Instant Video streaming service are "The Sopranos," "Six Feet Under," "The...
| Apr 4, 2014
| 2:30 PM
Turn on the TV on any given day and you're likely to be watching a scripted series borne of a foreign country and reformatted for an American audience. From Showtime's "Shameless" -- a revamp of a British series -- and "Homeland" -- which originated as...
| Apr 7, 2014
| 4:30 PM
HBO will let all Microsoft Xbox users watch the first episode of "Game of Thrones" season four -- on track to become the most-pirated TV episode ever -- for free starting Tuesday.
The episode will be available on Microsoft Xbox 360 and Xbox One from...
| Apr 8, 2014
| 11:35 AM
It's not a surprise, but still good to hear: HBO has picked up "Game of Thrones" for two additional years.
The lavish and brutal fantasy series returned to a record audience for its fourth season premiere Sunday night, drawing 6.6 million viewers....
| Apr 8, 2014
| 12:00 PM
"Game of Thrones" won't be won any time soon. HBO announced Tuesday it has renewed the fantasy hit for a fifth and sixth season.
With Sunday's Season 4 premiere scoring HBO's biggest ratings since 2007's finale of "The Sopranos," it only makes sense...
| Mar 28, 2014
| 12:31 PM
Carrie O'Connor thought she was a fairly healthy 35-year-old who went on daily jogs and ate well.
Then, more than a year ago, she suffered back-to-back heart attacks.
The first hit while she was treating herself to baubles at Smyth Jewelers in...
| Jul 20, 2014
| 3:17 PM
If all famous lives come down in the end to the lead sentence in an obituary, James Garner was put on Earth to play Jim Rockford, the life-sized private eye hero of "The Rockford Files." There was more to it, of course, before and after, on big screen and...
| Jun 23, 2014
| 12:30 PM
Starz has given a 13-episode order to an anthology series from Steven Soderbergh and producer Philip Fleishman that is inspired by the helmer's 2009 feature "The Girlfriend Experience."
"The Girlfriend Experience" will delve into the world of high-end...
| Jun 24, 2014
| 10:39 AM
Queen Elizabeth II's reign over England has been a walk in the park compared to past rulers or the fictional would-be rulers of the Seven Kingdoms of Westeros. So it makes sense that on her visit to the "Game of Thrones" set Tuesday, she declined to sit...