| Apr 1, 2010
| 6:24 AM
2 ½ Waffles (Out of 4) - Go ahead and release your inner Kraken.
Sam Worthington stars as Perseus - the adopted son of a fisherman rescued from the ocean when he was a small boy. How did he end up in the ocean?
It turns out his father is Zeus (Liam...
| Mar 11, 2010
When Paul Greengrass made "United 93" in 2006, the chorus was heard throughout America: too soon, too soon. Once folks actually caught up with it, however, many realized it wasn't. By sticking, fastidiously, to the terrifying procedural at hand, the...
| Mar 12, 2010
| 8:48 AM
3 Waffles (Out of 4) - Don't worry. Despite having the word "Green" in the title, Matt Damon is not some eco-warrior trying to destroy an evil polluter, save the dolphins or attempting to take down Toyota (they seem to be doing that all on their own). It'...
| Mar 31, 2011
| 12:15 PM
THE TOURIST (2010/C/Directed by Florian Henckel von Donnersmarck/Starring Johnny Depp, Angelina Jolie, Paul Bettany, Steven Berkoff, Timothy Dalton, Rufus Sewell/Sony/Rated PG-13/Thriller/103 minutes/Available on: DVD, Blu-ray and Blu-ray/DVD Combo Pack):...
| Jan 10, 2011
| 1:30 AM
PASADENA, Calif. - After the History channel said it would not air a controversial miniseries on the Kennedy family, producers were already seeking another television home.
The Showtime pay cable network has been approached to air the eight-part series,...
| Feb 1, 2011
| 2:17 PM
The long-running saga of "The Kennedys" -- the miniseries, not the family -- has finally reached a conclusion.
The eight-hour miniseries, which the History Channel commissioned but then decided not to air, has found a home after several weeks of rumors...
| Jul 14, 2011
| 7:02 AM
Quite a few TV actors were likely surprised early Thursday when they heard about their Emmy nomination, but none more visibly than Plainfield native Melissa McCarthy.
"Yikes," said McCarthy, 40, who was announcing the nominees live when her own name came...
| Jul 14, 2011
| 7:37 AM
It was another good morning at Sterling Cooper Draper Pryce.
The network's flagship drama "Mad Men" stayed an award darling, racking up an impressive 19 Primetime Emmy nominations. Leading the way were stars Jon Hamm and Elizabeth Moss, both nominated in...
| Aug 17, 2011
| 1:17 PM
A dramatic miniseries that almost didn't get seen, since History - which commissioned it - decided against running it, this dramatization of the lives and times of one of America's most legendary families ultimately earned 10 Emmy nominations, thanks to...
| Oct 20, 2011
| 1:05 AM
2-D and 3-D
Matthew MacFadyen, Luke Evans and Ray Stevenson are the titular trio, made a quartet by the addition of the hot-headed D'Artagnan (Logan Lerman) and facing off against baddies played by Christoph Waltz and Orlando...
| Sep 22, 2011
| 9:19 PM
"Drive" is all about mood but without the edge.
This noir-ish crime story will remind you a lot of Michael Mann's "Heat" in its look and deliberately slow pace. Like that movie, it favors long, smoldering stares over dialogue, punctuated by sudden...