| Jul 22, 2014
| 10:11 AM
Fox's full-on night of Gordon Ramsay earned it a ratings victory for the evening, according to early numbers from Nielsen.
His culinary showdown "Masterchef" earned a rating of 2.1 among 18-to-49-year-old viewers, making it the highest-rated broadcast...
| Jul 22, 2014
| 6:19 PM
It would have been nice to get all dramatic and scratchy-voiced right now and say that Wednesday, July 23, 2014, is the 75th anniversary of Batman, and that there can be only one Dark Knight. But that would be a lie. And it wouldn't be honoring the most...
| Jul 27, 2014
“Saga,” writer Brian K. Vaughan and artist Fiona Staples told their panel’s capacity crowd Saturday at Comic-Con, is Hazel’s story. […]...
| Jul 18, 2014
| 1:31 PM
Mark Romanek is eyeing an extended stay at the "Overlook Hotel."
Romanek is in negotiations to direct the prequel to the classic horror movie "The Shining" for Warner Bros., the Los Angeles Times has confirmed. Variety first reported the news.
| Jul 25, 2014
His name may be mostly associated with fantasy these days, thanks to HBO's “Game of Thrones,” but George R.R. Martin […]...
| Jul 18, 2014
Throttle by Joe Hill and Stephen King
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Father-son duo Stephen King and Joe Hill team up for "Throttle," a high-octane short story inspired by Steven Spielberg's movie "Duel." In King and Hill's take, a vicious 18-...
| Jul 30, 2014
| 8:30 PM
Horror movies have given us no shortage of overprotective mothers over the years, though Samantha Morton takes that archetype to new extremes in "The Harvest," a powerful coming-of-ager with the potential both to scar and strengthen the psyches of an...
| Aug 3, 2014
Book lovers who head out to visit authors' homes, museums and gravesites are part of a new chapter in travel called "literary tourism."
Some focus their storied journeys on places and events featured in works of fiction, (think "Da Vinci Code" tours...
| Jul 24, 2014
Ever wonder what Clive Barker's legendary horror series “Books of Blood” might sound like? As announced earlier this year, the […]...
| Jul 5, 2014
| 1:36 PM
"Lust in Space" would be a catchier title for "Extant," the coming week's biggest premiere.
Something unusual happened to astronaut Molly Woods (Halle Berry), who supposedly was alone for 13 months in space. Upon her return to Earth, Molly is stunned to...
| Jul 1, 2014
| 12:47 PM
CBS is bulking up for next summer. The network has ordered a 13-episode drama series based on James Patterson's "Zoo."
The 2012 novel from Little, Brown and Co. became a No. 1 New York Times bestseller.
CBS supplied this synopsis: " 'Zoo' is a...
| Jun 22, 2014
| 10:45 AM
The World Cup will continue to generate the most discussion this week, but programmers hope to spark interest in new prime-time series.
FX's dramatic "Tyrant" focuses on a California pediatrician who just happens to be the son of a Mideast dictator. The...