| Jun 27, 2014
| 12:30 PM
ABC's "The View" has famously had plenty of comings and goings of co-hosts during its 17 years on the air, but never has the panel turned over quite as thoroughly as the shuffle in the works for the show's 18th season.
"The View" was already preparing...
| Jun 11, 2014
| 9:24 AM
The show: "Ghost: The Musical" at Hartford's Bushnell Center for the Performing Arts.
What makes it special: There are some special effects, but not enough to bring this dreadful show to life.
First impressions: The dead may have challenges in this...
| May 14, 2014
There is a sweet and tender little love story at the heart of the hit 1990 film "Ghost." Sam and Molly, memorably played by Patrick Swayze and Demi Moore, share a love so strong that even death can't keep them apart.
It's too bad then that the stage...
| May 30, 2014
| 5:33 AM
The weekend brings the arrival of a promising drama, which is good news.
What "Mad Men" did for advertising and the 1960s, "Halt and Catch Fire" tries to do for personal computers and the 1980s. The fictional AMC drama largely succeeds in its debut at...
| May 16, 2014
| 2:05 PM
Barbara Walters signed off from "The View" for the final time in an episode that aired Friday (it was recorded on Thursday). And in her parting remarks, she let America know she was now available for supermarket openings and lunches for a $10 fee....
| May 17, 2014
| 10:00 AM
Cold in July
Available on VOD May 23.
Writer-director Jim Mickle's adaptation of Joe R. Lansdale's pulp novel is a genre picture that can't settle on a genre — which is what makes it so entertaining. "Cold In July" starts out as a suspense...
| Jun 12, 2014
| 12:30 PM
Once again, HBO has the 800-pound gorilla in this year's Emmy TV movie race. That's little surprise, since the pay cabler has long dominated that category, averaging 60% of the nominees in the past decade.
But the news this year is that HBO and its...
| May 15, 2014
| 11:46 AM
Barbara Walters stopped by "Late Show With David Letterman" on Wednesday night on her pre-retirement farewell tour, and the two old friends touched on many current hot topics, including L.A. Clippers owner Donald Sterling and Monica Lewinsky, the former...
| May 19, 2014
| 2:30 PM
Barbara Walters was a sizable ratings attraction for ABC on Friday, as the news legend's retirement from daily television duties drove "The View" to one of its largest audiences ever and a primetime special on her career dominated its time period....
| Jun 12, 2014
| 6:45 AM
After three years in which TV movies and miniseries were lumped together in one ungainly category, the television academy believes there's enough programming to again warrant a separation. (The acting awards remain combo affairs, however.) Were they...
| May 28, 2014
| 10:30 AM
FX's "Fargo," Showtime's "Masters of Sex," Comedy Central's "Broad City" and HBO's "Silicon Valley" are among the newbies gaining kudos traction after landing multiple nominations for the fourth annual Critics' Choice Television Awards.