| Nov 24, 2013
| 7:15 AM
Big-name guest stars, music specials and the "Dancing With the Stars" season finale pack Thanksgiving week. Some programs worth remembering:
1. "Dancing With the Stars" will have the final four couples dance at 8 p.m. Monday on ABC. The season champ...
| Oct 21, 2013
| 6:00 AM
In a major plot twist, the “Game On” episode of Showtime’s “Homeland” reveals that case officer Carrie Mathison (Claire Danes) is working undercover to expose the key terrorist behind the CIA headquarters bombing.
| Sep 23, 2013
| 7:45 AM
Following the success of shows as disparate as "Homeland," "House of Cards" and "Scandal," our nation's capital has become the thrilling center of the universe, and politics has become the new police precinct. Two of the more anticipated shows of this...
| Sep 22, 2013
| 12:23 PM
Two of the better network dramas go head to head starting Monday: "The Blacklist" (9 p.m. CT Sept. 23, NBC; 3 stars out of 4) and "Hostages" (9 p.m. CT Sept. 23, CBS; 3 stars out of 4).
I give "The Blacklist" the edge, thanks to the dazzling...
| Aug 15, 2013
| 4:32 PM
Almost Human FOX Premieres: Nov. 4 Airs: Mondays at 8pm Who’s In It? Karl Urban, Michael Ealy, Minka Kelly What’s It All About? Set in a future where police are partnered up with highly evolved I, Robot-type androids, the latest from uber-...
| Jul 11, 2013
The Summer of Loud continues this week with "Pacific Rim," full of sound and fury signifying nothing more than a monster movie in full roar. Director and co-writer Guillermo del Toro's clever if rather wearying ode to Japanese sea-beast mythology is...
| Jul 10, 2013
| 8:03 AM
Guillermo del Toro is more than a filmmaker, he's a fantasy visionary with an outsized imagination and a fanatical specificity, a creator of out-of-this world universes carefully conceived down to the smallest detail. His particular gifts and passions are...
| Jul 8, 2013
| 2:30 AM
Of all the doom-laden fantasies the studios have rolled out this summer, "Pacific Rim" is the one pushing itself most aggressively as guilt-free entertainment, offering up an apocalyptic spectacle in a spirit of unpretentious, unapologetic fun. Which it...
| May 12, 2013
| 5:01 PM
Hoping to change it prime time fortunes, NBC announced a bold new schedule Sunday filled with new shows and familiar stars.
The network plans to introduce 17 new series during the season, including six new comedies, eight new dramas and three new reality...
| May 10, 2013
| 8:30 PM
NBC added one comedy and two more dramas to its 2013-14 roster, all from Sony Pictures TV.
"Welcome to the Family," from scribe Mike Sikowitz, revolves around the culture clash of Anglo and Latino families when their kids are brought togheter by an...
| Dec 31, 2011
| 4:36 PM
As the 2011 TV season tips into 2012, here’s a look at six series that showed early promise and how they’re living up to expectations, from "American Horror Story" to "Two Broke Girls" to "Once Upon a Time."...
| Oct 22, 2012
| 12:26 PM
Showtime has renewed its Emmy-winning drama "Homeland" for a third season in 2013, the network announced Monday.
The espionage thriller, starring Emmy winners Claire Danes and Damian Lewis, drew 5.2 million viewers when factoring in DVR playback for...