| Jun 18, 2014
| 2:30 PM
History has cast some new additions for season three of its hit scripted series "Vikings."
Lothaire Bluteau ("The Tudors"), Kevin Durand ("The Strain") and Morgane Polanski ("The Ghost") will join the rest of the cast, as well as previously announced Ben...
| Jun 25, 2014
| 5:20 AM
Revered sci-fi writer Philip K. Dick's posthumously-published "Radio Free Albemuth" earns a somewhat straightforward and updated screen adaptation from committed fan John Alan Simon.
And therein lies the problem.
Simon gives us a film that, unlike other...
| Jun 26, 2014
| 3:00 PM
"Radio Free Albemuth" is a sluggish, often cheesy sci-fi thriller based on the dystopian novel written by Philip K. Dick ("Blade Runner," "Minority Report") in 1976 and posthumously published in 1985.
First-time writer-director John Alan Simon simply...
| Jul 8, 2014
| 12:30 PM
San Diego Comic-Con celebrates its 45th year from Wednesday, July 23 through Sunday, July 27, and once again, dozens of networks and TV studios will descend on the city with hundreds of stars and producers to promote their new and returning shows -- but...
| May 14, 2014
| 2:30 PM
In a world of dirty, wild-haired barbarians, not one detail is forgotten on the History Channel series "Vikings." The cast and creator attended a panel at the Television Academy on Tuesday night to discuss what goes on behind the scenes of the lavish...
| Feb 21, 2014
| 10:30 AM
If "Vikings" was a cheeky, pleasant surprise in its first season, this History series has blossomed into a genuine pleasure on its second voyage, with little guilt involved. Parlaying its success into a deeper cast, and thrusting ahead in its storytelling...
| Feb 27, 2014
| 4:46 PM
I know I'm late with this, but I wanted to share as few thoughts about the second season of "Vikings." I liked the show a lot in its first season and am happy to see that the second won't be a letdown.
When you go to watch a show that by its subject...
| Mar 14, 2014
| 12:52 PM
Except for a few dodgy plot tricks, “The Art of the Steal” is a pleasantly modest entry in that overdone genre, the heist film. It's got “Canadian production” written all over it, from writer/director Jonathan Sobol to a cast...
| Mar 19, 2014
| 3:33 PM
Good thing Ragnar Lothbrok isn't shy. In "Eye For an Eye," the upcoming episode of History's "Vikings," King Ecbert asks the Viking leader to join him in a private pool to negotiate peace between Ragnar's invading warriors and the Anglo-Saxons.
| Mar 26, 2014
| 8:00 PM
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Chicagoland Chicago native Chance the...
| Apr 2, 2014
| 10:36 PM
Bjorn Ironside goes down a rebellious path in the latest episode of History's "Vikings." But as Emily Dickinson wrote, "The heart wants what it wants."
In "Unforgiven," airing at 9 p.m. April 3, Bjorn falls for Porunn (Gaia Weiss), one of his father'...
| Apr 10, 2014
| 8:29 PM
If one thing is true in "Vikings," it's that you shouldn't cross Ragnar Lothbrok. (Spoilers ahead if you haven't seen Episode 207.)
In "Blood Eagle," Thursday's episode of the History hit, Ragnar (Travis Fimmel) completed his revenge against Jarl Borg...