| Jul 27, 2012
| 4:46 PM
The biggest show on Earth, the Summer Olympics, begins Friday. The London Games, a sports miniseries headlined by swimmers, gymnasts and track stars, will dominate television for the next 17 days. NBC offers the Opening Ceremony at 7:30 p.m. Friday....
| Oct 12, 2012
| 4:39 PM
Props from the James Bond movies will be showcased in an Anderson Cooper report this weekend on CBS' “60 Minutes.” Cooper gets to see Oddjob's lethal derby from “Goldfinger” (worth about $100,000), an empty champagne bottle from ...
| Nov 12, 2012
| 4:43 PM
You can gauge how something is breaking through in the culture by watching the Sunday morning programs or “Saturday Night Live.” The past weekend was a watershed for “Homeland,” the Showtime drama that swept the Emmys. Now “...
| Aug 9, 2012
| 6:16 AM
1. Bruce Banner on the lift hill of Incredible Hulk Coaster, Islands of Adventure
2. Your host, your "ghost host" in the stretching room of Haunted Mansion, Magic Kingdom
3. Supervillain Gru in Despicable Me Minion Mayhem, Universal Studios
| Aug 15, 2012
| 11:04 AM
Several terrific British acting veterans - including Judi Dench, who was guided to her "Shakespeare in Love" Oscar by this film's director, John Madden - star in this engaging tale of several retirees who invest their money in a site in India, where...
| Jan 28, 2013
| 11:19 AM
The question of "Why" looms over "Othello," William Shakespeare's tragedy of jealousy and revenge. Why does scheming Iago go to such lengths to bring about Othello's downfall? Why is Othello, a Moor living among white Europeans, so quick to fall prey to...
| Jan 24, 2013
| 6:40 AM
Arguably the best-reviewed James Bond film since "Goldfinger," this smartly staged entry in the spy series - directed by "American Beauty" Oscar winner Sam Mendes, and initially released to commemorate the 50th anniversary of the movie franchise -...
| Jan 9, 2013
| 5:00 AM
Steven Spielberg's "Lincoln" earned 10 nominations for the EE British Academy Film Awards early -- including best film, actor for Daniel Day-Lewis, supporting actor for Tommy Lee Jones and supporting actress for Sally Field -- while Tom Hooper's musical ...
| Jan 14, 2013
| 10:30 AM
Hosting the 70th Golden Globes Sunday in Beverly Hills, Tina Fey and Amy Poehler proved it was possible to skewer their Hollywood colleagues without entirely alienating the crowd, as distinct from previous host Ricky Gervais.
Some 20 years after Fey and...
| Jan 8, 2013
No matter who wins or loses Sunday, the 2013 Golden Globes ceremony obviously will be awesome because Tiny Fey and Amy Poehler are hosting. Really: That should be enough to make even the most awards show-averse movie/TV fans tune in.
Yes, there will...
| Dec 11, 2012
| 8:33 AM
"Lincoln" earned a record-breaking 13 nominations for Broadcast Film Critics Assn.'s Critics' Choice Movie Awards. It received nominations for best film, director for Steven Spielberg, actor for Daniel Day-Lewis, supporting actress for Sally Field,...
| Jan 13, 2013
| 9:49 AM
Golden Globes, "Argo" won for best dramatic film and best director Ben Affleck, while the musical "Les Miserables" took home three Golden Globes -- for best musical or comedy, lead actor for Hugh Jackman and supporting actress for Anne Hathaway. "Lincoln"...