| May 1, 2011
A once-successful toy executive and family man suffering from depression begins communicating through a beaver hand puppet. With Mel Gibson, Jodie Foster and Anton Yelchin. Written by Kyle Killen. Directed by Foster. Summit...
| Nov 26, 2013
| 4:32 PM
Many TV shows this year are carrying on in the long tradition of having special episodes dedicated to the holiday season. Here is a rundown of when to watch first-run and repeat holiday TV episodes of your favorite series this year. All times are Eastern;...
| Nov 22, 2013
| 4:19 AM
The weekend highlights include a global celebration, awards, several TV legends, big guest stars and a series-altering plot twist. The highlights by day:
1. ABC presents the American Music Awards at 8 p.m., and the telecast should bring in...
| Nov 11, 2013
| 12:04 PM
This week brings the series premieres of "Ground Floor," "Alpha House" and "Almost Human" and the series finale of "Eastbound & Down." Also on the schedule are the return of "Parks and Recreation" after a short hiatus, the Season 4 premiere of "Raising...
| Nov 10, 2013
| 12:05 AM
"AMERICAN EXPERIENCE: JFK" The bulk of this month's John F. Kennedy-themed programs mostly recall and dissect the circumstances surrounding his assassination. This rich, two-part portrait instead focuses on the life and legacy of the 35th...
| Nov 10, 2013
| 7:19 AM
The week's highlights include more John F. Kennedy specials, more major guest stars and the latest turns in reality contests. Some programs to keep in mind:
Bryan Cranston of "Breaking Bad" visits "How I Met Your Mother" at 8 p.m. Monday on CBS. The...
| Nov 4, 2013
| 6:09 AM
Here are some notable shows on TV during the week of Nov. 4 to Nov. 10.
Monday, Nov. 4
Mike & Molly
8 p.m. Monday, CBS
A freshman comedy whose name I've already forgotten was canceled, so "Mike & Molly" is back! Chicago-area native Melissa McCarthy...
| Oct 4, 2013
| 5:14 AM
In the first weekend since "Breaking Bad" ended, the drama choices include "Homeland," "The Good Wife," "Boardwalk Empire" and the season premiere of "Masterpiece Classic." ("The Walking Dead" returns Oct. 13.)
But the show making the most headlines...
| Sep 30, 2013
| 1:52 PM
The week's highlights include Miley Cyrus' prominence, Ziva David's departure and Olivia Pope's return. The programs of note:
"Law & Order: Special Victims Unit," at 9 p.m. Wednesday on NBC, borrows from the Trayvon Martin and Paula Deen stories. Cybill...
| Sep 26, 2013
| 12:33 PM
Sunday night confirms the view of "Breaking Bad" creator Vince Gilligan that we are in a golden age of TV drama.
"Homeland" and "The Good Wife" return. "Masters of Sex," the strongest new series this fall, arrives on Showtime. And "Breaking Bad"...
| Sep 9, 2013
| 9:55 AM
The third, final and least effective round in director Todd Phillips' comedy series also factors in some action-adventure, as Alan's (Zach Galifianakis) decision to go off his meds - with some drastic results - prompts his pals (Bradley Cooper, Ed Helms,...