| Apr 2, 2014
| 1:06 PM
Maryland-made "House of Cards" was one of several entertainment series to win a Peabody Award Wednesday.
"By releasing an entire season of episodes at once, Netflix took binge viewing to a new level and obliterated the idea that a hit TV show needs a...
| Mar 24, 2014
| 8:34 AM
For documentary filmmakers and Annapolis residents Patti White and Lee Anderson, establishing a film festival in their hometown wasn't a labor of love. It was a no-brainer.
White and Anderson, business partners since 1990 when they founded an Annapolis-...
| Mar 3, 2014
| 5:15 AM
Four years ago, when the state's lack of tax incentives sent our local and union film crews off to earn their taxable income in other states, I, having just spent seven months in Detroit working on a very high-budget movie about boxing robots, returned...
| Sep 23, 2013
| 11:00 AM
Sunday's 65th Emmy Awards telecast on CBS was watched by an average audience of 17.6 million viewers, according to Nielsen Media Research data supplied by the network.
The telecast was up 33 percent over last year's, and did well with young viewers,...
| Oct 11, 2013
| 4:56 PM
There's bad journalism, and then, there is bad online, show-biz journalism, which is in a class by itself when it comes to laziness, lack of fact-checking and flatout hack-ocity (I know that's not a word, but it speaks to my anger at the moment)....
| Dec 13, 2013
| 6:53 AM
Ok, I'm amped up for season two of Baltimore-made "House of Cards" after seeing this tease.
The political thriller, which led all TV series with four Golden Globes nominations announced yesterday, arrives on Feb. 14 in all its binge-viewing glory....
| Feb 4, 2014
| 11:12 AM
NEW YORK – “House of Cards” executive producer and star Kevin Spacey said in an interview with The Sun on Tuesday that the program will be back for a third season — and that it will film in Baltimore as it has the for past two...
| Jan 11, 2014
Netflix picked up the promotional tempo for the Feb. 14 debut of Season 2 of "House of Cards" with the release of another trailer last week.
This one is worth it for Francis Underwood's assessment of what appears to be his swearing-in as vice president...
| Jan 12, 2014
| 6:19 PM
Though it came into Sunday's Golden Globes awards as the leading TV series with four nominations, the Baltimore-shot series "House of Cards" quickly buckled under the weight of "Breaking Bad." But star Robin Wright snapped up the best drama actress for...
| Feb 16, 2014
| 8:23 PM
"Presidents who obsess over history obsess about their place in it, instead of forging it." -- Frank Underwood
President Walker and his party are the target of some attack ads, designed to sway voters before the 2014 midterm elections. While the source...
| Feb 17, 2014
| 5:25 AM
Since screening the Season 2 premiere of “House of Cards” almost two weeks ago, I have been dying to talk about a showstopper of a moment in it.
But even though Netflix made all 13 episodes of the second season available to the public Friday,...
| Feb 16, 2014
| 3:18 PM
"Welcome back." -- Frank Underwood
As Chapter 14 begins, Doug confronts Frank as he and Claire return from a jog, telling him that Zoe and Janine are on to him. Frank promises to handle Zoe. Frank goes to the smoking nook to enjoy a cigarette, but...