| Sep 30, 2011
| 10:33 AM
Bennett Miller directed the acclaimed film "Capote" in 2005. It was nominated for five Academy Awards, including Best Picture and Best Director.
Miller now brings his masterful but subtle touch to the sports movie genre in "Moneyball." In the process, he...
| Feb 29, 2012
| 4:12 PM
NBC's provocative new drama, "Awake," begins simply enough. Det. Michael Britten (Jason Isaacs), his wife Hannah (Laura Allen) and their 15-year-old son Rex (Dylan Minnette) are involved in a car crash and one of them dies.
Then things get a little...
| Oct 26, 2011
| 12:58 PM
Long before Jason Isaacs became involved with PBS' "Masterpiece Mystery: Case Histories" -- the concluding two-hour episode of which premieres Sunday, Oct. 30 (check local listings) -- he was intimately involved with the Kate Atkinson novels on which it's...
| May 30, 2007
Sure looks as if HBO again will dominate the TV movie categories (it's won 12 times in 15 years), with four strong entries:
"Bury My Heart at Wounded Knee," an adaptation of the bestseller about the defeat of the Sioux after their victory at Custer's...
| Jun 6, 2007
Unlike in the series categories, the Emmys don't force voters to view DVDs in the movie and miniseries categories. Nominees are chosen by a popular vote of industry actors, which favors name recognition. It's the same process used in the Academy...
| Jul 10, 2007
"HARRY Potter and the Order of the Phoenix" is no stand-alone film or even part of a constantly reinvented franchise like James Bond. Rather it's a cog in a brisk, well-oiled machine, the fifth in what ultimately will be a series of seven films that...
| Jul 14, 2009
| 7:21 PM
The answer is "Dame Judi Dench."
The question? Name one British character actor of note who hasn't made an appearance/collected a check from the Harry Potter movies. With the news that the great Bill Nighy (Love, Actually, Underworld) will play Rufus...
| Dec 13, 2007
| 6:51 AM
The 65th annual Golden Globes will air on NBC, but they'll have a distinct cable-TV feel.
Cable series dominate the major television categories, with seven of the 11 nominated comedy and drama series hailing from non-broadcast networks. The series...
| Dec 13, 2007
The Golden Globe nominations appear to reflect the continuing British invasion of American television, with at least 16 nominations involving the United Kingdom and its actors.
Hugh Laurie was nominated for Fox's "House;" Jim Broadbent, Andy Serkis and...
| Jan 22, 2008
Fueled by respect rather than ratings, "Brotherhood" has earned a third season on Showtime.
The political-crime hybrid, which stars Jason Isaacs, Jason Clarke and Annabeth Gish, saw its ratings increase in its second season, though that audience boost...
| Feb 9, 2010
| 9:33 PM
Plenty of of fanboys are anticipating the new Justice League DVD "Crisis on Two Earths," which premieres on Feb. 23, but that disc will also give birth to a new DC must-see home movie when the Dark Knight saga "Batman:......
| Mar 5, 2010
| 4:34 PM
TV's busy pilot season is in full swing, with the five broadcast networks gearing up to begin production on 81 projects all over the U.S., Canada and Thailand. Since Show Tracker last wrote about this season's slate of hopefuls for......