| Aug 30, 2013
| 6:30 AM
It wasn't just that Ron Howard didn't follow Formula One racing.
He was equally unfamiliar with the particulars of NASCAR, Indy car, drag racing, monster trucks — if it had four wheels and wasn't his car, what was there to worry about?
| Aug 27, 2013
| 10:52 AM
With three more episodes to go in the season, "Under the Dome" is comfortably winning in ratings and viewership on Monday nights.
The CBS show, based on Stephen King's book about a small town trapped under a transparent dome, increased its audience...
| Sep 9, 2013
| 8:30 PM
Adam Fogelson's forced departure as chairman of Universal Pictures and Jeff Shell's arrival as its new movie chief sends a strong signal that media congloms today are just as concerned with the "big picture" of where Hollywood is headed as they are with...
| Sep 11, 2013
| 11:33 AM
Twelve years after the attacks that brought down the World Trade Center, the shelf of essential 9/11 reading remains pretty small.
There’s “The 9/11 Commission Report,” which I’ve long considered to be the defining narrative of...
| Sep 12, 2013
| 12:30 PM
Amazon will bring CBS' summertime hit "Under the Dome" back for season 2, under a renewal that keeps the Internet company the exclusive online subscription-video distributor for the show.
Drama from Steven Spielberg's Amblin Television, based on...
| Sep 12, 2013
| 7:00 AM
Fall is a terrific time to be a reader. Publishers shake off their summer doldrums and get down to business again. And writers? Well, writers settle in also and put out big books.
Over the next few months alone, we'll see new releases from an array of...
| Sep 15, 2013
Like many people in the publishing world, Amy Grace Loyd always wanted to be a writer. But unlike most of her colleagues, Loyd has managed to make her ultimate goal — publishing her own fiction, rather than someone else’s — a reality....
| Sep 12, 2013
| 10:36 AM
CBS Corp. and Amazon.com are renewing their vows to remain under the dome together.
The companies on Thursday announced that they have renewed their licensing arrangement for the planned second season of the network's hit summer series "Under the Dome."...
| Jul 31, 2013
| 4:37 PM
Television viewers aren't the only ones captivated by CBS' summer experiment with "Under the Dome."
The series based on the Stephen King thriller has shattered summer viewership standards, with more than 11 million people tuning in each week for the...
| Nov 12, 2013
| 6:30 PM
Things may get even spookier over at the CW, as the network eyes a reboot of 1980s horror anthology series "Tales From The Darkside."
Project from CBS TV Studio currently has a script deal at the net, with Joe Hill -- Stephen King's son -- attached as...
| Nov 8, 2013
| 4:42 PM
There’s something haunting about the woods of “Coffin Hill,” a feeling writer and co-creator Caitlin Kittredge knows all too well […]...
| Nov 15, 2013
When is enough enough?
When will the bookshelves finally buckle and break under the weight of books about John Fitzgerald Kennedy, this country's 35th president?
There have been, by various estimates, more than 40,000 books written about him and...