| Jun 29, 2010
| 4:33 PM
Over the past few weeks, our forums posters have been nominating their favorite TV shows and programs from the 2009-10 season for the Gold Derby TV Awards. Voters have until Aug. 6 to vote for the final winner in each category. Two freshman shows lead the...
| Sep 30, 2011
If you know Gerard Hopkins' Victorian-era poem "Spring and Fall," a reflection on the loss of innocence addressed to a young child named Margaret, you have a clue about what writer-director Kenneth Lonergan is getting at in "Margaret." This contemporary...
| Nov 17, 2013
| 12:22 PM
Favorite TV series this week will expand and contract in ways guaranteed to keep viewers guessing. A dozen programming tips:
1. "The Voice" takes over all of NBC's Monday lineup. A recap special at 8 p.m. is followed by two hours at 9 p.m. of the Top...
| Nov 8, 2013
| 3:34 PM
Do you remember where you were when you found out that President John F. Kennedy had been assassinated in Dallas?
Whether your answer is "history class" -- your parents (or grandparents) hadn't even met in 1963! -- or a specific, personal memory, there'...
| Nov 5, 2013
| 12:50 PM
Just how good has the fall TV season been?
Before we start bemoaning how the new fall series have fallen short, keep in mind that one of the best, "Almost Human," doesn't arrive until Nov. 17 on Fox. Michael Ealy gives a star-making performance as an...
| Nov 3, 2013
| 6:39 AM
Some longtime television favorites -- Bob Newhart, Cher, Lynda Carter, Robert Sean Leonard -- return this week, the first full week of the November ratings period. A few highlights:
1. Bob Newhart repeats his Emmy-winning role as Professor Proton on...
| Nov 1, 2013
| 5:25 AM
There will be many weekend highlights, thanks to football, cable drama and the November sweeps, which began Thursday. A few programs to keep in mind:
CBS' "60 Minutes" will profile Alabama football coach Nick Saban. The program will start at 7:30 p.m....
| Sep 21, 2013
| 3:58 AM
The broadcast networks will roll out 11 new series next week, and family is the key in the strongest entries.
“Mom,” at 9:30 p.m. Monday on CBS, casts Anna Faris and Allison Janney as estranged daughter and mother, both struggling to...
| Sep 20, 2013
| 11:00 AM
Following the acclaim - and the Oscar - they received for their script for "The Descendants," writer-directors Nat Faxon and Jim Rash earned critical kudos again for this comedy-drama centering around a youngster (Liam James) who feels out of place...
| Sep 16, 2013
| 4:32 PM
Fall In The Family: 5 Lessons From the Fall 2013 TV Family Sitcoms Family sitcoms are back in full force in the fall of 2013, with unflinching subject matter and unconventional domestic dynamics that would’ve melted Ward Cleaver’s face off...
| Oct 18, 2013
| 2:44 PM
The World Series is the week's really big show.
Major League Baseball will dominate the Fox schedule with series games at 7:30 p.m. Wednesday, Thursday and Saturday. The St. Louis Cardinals take on the Boston Red Sox.
If you don't like baseball, you...