This Means War Review: Better Than You’d Think

Posted by on Feb 19, 2012 in feature overlay, Movies | 2 comments

My expectations for This Means War were not very high. With a corny premise and a forgettable trailer, the bar was set pretty low. What I did expect was an hour and a half of eye-candy in the forms of Tom Hardy and Chris Pine, the two male leads. Well, I got that, for sure—but the movie was actually pretty good, too.

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NBC at TCAs: We want our Must-See TV

Posted by on Jan 13, 2012 in feature overlay, Television | 0 comments

Can NBC thwart its trajectory halfway through another lackluster season? Only the viewers can ultimately decide.

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Are You There, Chelsea? Interview: Chelsea Handler Lets Someone Else Do The Talking

Posted by on Jan 6, 2012 in feature overlay, Television | 0 comments

Fans of the irreverent comedy of Chelsea Handler already have plenty of opportunity to enjoy the late night host’s sardonic humor weeknights on Chelsea Lately, her hit nightly talk show on E!, and many were bona fide followers of Handler’s stand-up career and best-selling memoirs prior to her television takeover. Now, with the premiere of NBC’s new sitcom Are You There, Chelsea? this January, Handler has crossed over into previously uncharted territory: playing someone other than herself.

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Midseason Replacements: Five New Shows, Five Returning Favorites to Watch

Posted by on Jan 5, 2012 in feature overlay, Television | 2 comments

By January, the nightly TV landscape looks rather different than it did in the fall. Some shows are gone too soon; some not quick enough. Some have been shuffled to a new timeslot, and some are gearing up for their first impression.

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MTV Movie Awards: This Show Made Me Want to Get Chocolate Wasted

Posted by on Jun 8, 2011 in feature overlay, Movies | 14 comments

Where does one even start when trying to write about the MTV Movie Awards? From the get go, this year’s show was set up as a Twilight...

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