TV and Movie News

Watch: X-Files Teaser Keeps Mystery Intact
October 13, 2015 @ 4:32 am PST    The X-Files     Evan Gillespie    
A new teaser for the upcoming X-Files revival doesn't reveal much, but it does promise that the original series' love of conspiracy and mystery won't change in the new series.

TV Sunday: The Walking Dead Effect
October 12, 2015 @ 2:41 pm PST    The Walking Dead, Sunday Night Football, Quantico, Blood and Oil     Evan Gillespie    
You don't even have to know how many people watched Sunday night's episode of The Walking Dead to see how much of an effect that series has on TV ratings.

New TV Season: How Are the Hyped Series Doing?
October 12, 2015 @ 2:16 pm PST    Blindspot, The Muppets, Scream Queens (2015)     Evan Gillespie    
Before the new TV season started, a few new series were the talk of the town. Now, after a few weeks of the new season have passed, how are those high-profile series doing?

College Football on TV: Ratings Battle between Florida State and TCU
October 12, 2015 @ 1:45 pm PST    College Football on FOX     Evan Gillespie    
The Saturday-night football game on Fox featured the number 2 team in the nation, but ABC pulled off an upset and won the night with its game.

Weekend Box Office: Pan Fails, The Martian Triumphs
October 11, 2015 @ 12:41 pm PST    The Martian, Hotel Transylvania 2, The Walk, Steve Jobs     Evan Gillespie    
Even if Pan were a good movie, it would have had a hard time beating The Martian this week. Unfortunately, according to critics and audiences, it's not a good movie, so its chances of success were dim.

College Football on TV: Who Won The Ratings War - Notre Dame or Stanford?
October 08, 2015 @ 5:31 pm PST    College Football on FOX     Evan Gillespie    
Notre Dame was on prime-time TV again last Saturday, and this time its ratings numbers were enough to win the night.

New Movies October 9: Pan Challenges The Martian
October 08, 2015 @ 5:46 am PST    The Martian, The Walk, Hotel Transylvania 2, Sicario     Evan Gillespie    
A big-budget film about the early days of Peter Pan goes up against last week's returning box-office champion, The Martian, and the fight is unlikely to have a pretty outcome for the newcomer.

Weekend Box Office: The Martian Reaches for a Record
October 03, 2015 @ 9:01 am PST    The Martian, Gravity, The Walk, Sicario, Everest     Evan Gillespie    
The Martian lived up to expectations this weekend, but with just a little bit of luck, the space adventure could soar even higher and become one of the most successful fall movies of all time.

New on Netflix for October
October 01, 2015 @ 7:35 am PST    The Originals, The Vampire Diaries, The Originals, The Flash, Supernatural, iZombie, American Horror Story, Arrow, Jane the Virgin, Property Virgins, Extreme Homes, Million Dollar Rooms, House Hunters, Fixer Upper, Million Dollar Baby, August: Osage County, The Nightmare, Curse of Chucky, Hemlock Grove, The Exorcist     Evan Gillespie    
Series on The CW have been generating a lot of popular content lately, and Netflix has some catching up to do. Many of the network's series will debut new episodes on the service in October.

Family Entertainment: Nicki Minaj's New Sitcom
October 01, 2015 @ 6:57 am PST    Nicki Manaj: My Time Again, Life in Pieces, Chasing Life, Secrets and Lies, The Mysteries of Laura, The Other Woman, Barbershop     Evan Gillespie    
Presumably Nicki Minaj will have to tone down her outrageous style to make a sitcom that's appropriate for ABC Family, but it's a sacrifice she seems willing to make.