| Mar 15, 2010
| 4:16 PM
The title of this thriller refers to the next stage beyond close encounters of the third kind, and the alien kind, since it concerns an Alaskan town whose population has been seriously reduced over the years. A doctor (Milla Jovovich) who specializes in...
| Mar 30, 2011
| 5:02 AM
Humanity just can't catch a break. TNT has released a new trailer for the Steven Spielberg-produced "Falling Skies," about how survivors of an alien invasion are getting on, and resisting, the alien occupation.
The two-hour series premiere airs at 8 p.m....
| May 12, 2011
| 1:39 AM
***1/2 (out of four)
With no potential for greasy meals or “spot the license plate,” road trips aren’t particularly enjoyable in 1845 Oregon. Especially when Stephen Meek (Bruce Greenwood), who is guiding three families (including...
| Jul 1, 2011
| 3:56 PM
If you look at Colin Cunningham's resume, you will see the American actor has been in just about every TV show that filmed in Canada.
He's done guest spots or recurring roles on "Flashpoint," "Sanctuary," "Psych," "The 4400," "Eureka," "Smallville" and...
| Jul 7, 2011
| 1:52 PM
Noah Wyle, Moon Bloodgood and Co. will be fighting aliens a little longer: TNT has ordered a second season of its new hit, "Falling Skies."
According to TNT, the "Falling Skies" premiere on June 19 drew an live/DVR audience of 8 million viewers,...
| May 27, 2011
| 6:46 AM
Noah Wyle just wants somebody to finally see his new TV series, "Falling Skies."
"The pilot is going to be two years old by the time it hits the airwaves and the series we filmed from July to November of last year," he said over the phone last week,...
| Jun 15, 2011
| 8:29 AM
When the American Revolution broke out, few in Europe gave the ragtag colonial upstarts much of a chance against the armies and navies of Great Britain, the pre-eminent power in the world.
But much like when the Biblical hero David stood against the...
| Jun 16, 2011
| 11:27 AM
TNT and executive producer Steven Spielberg walk a tightrope with the alien invasion series "Falling Skies" (8 p.m. June 19, TNT; *** out of 4).
On one hand, they want to attract hard-core genre fans eager for thrilling sci-fi storytelling. On the other,...
| Jun 17, 2011
| 12:10 PM
Noah Wyle signed up for TNT's "Falling Skies" to impress a bunch of second-graders.
"Honestly, I put it to my 8-year-old son, 'Do you want to see your dad be a lawyer or a policeman or an alien fighter?' He said, 'Alien fighter,'" Wyle told me earlier...
| Jan 30, 2009
America is full of people like Wendy Carroll, the young woman at the center of director Kelly Reichardt's small, supple new film "Wendy and Lucy."
Somewhere along the line—we're not given the usual facile reasons—her promise and possibilities...
| Oct 5, 2009
| 3:25 PM
A true-life drug raid, which ended up making a single mother (played by Nicole Beharie) a scapegoat of the Texas district attorney (Michael O'Keefe) who ordered the operation, sparks this intense drama.
Tim Blake Nelson ("O Brother, Where Art Thou?"),...