TV and Movie News

New Movies March 3: 'Logan' to Rule the Weekend
March 01, 2017 @ 8:51 am PST    Logan, The Shack, Before I Fall, Deadpool, Groundhog Day     Evan Gillespie    
Hugh Jackman's final turn as Wolverine will almost certainly be the week's top-grossing movie.

Trump Loses to Obama in Ratings (Again)
March 01, 2017 @ 8:31 am PST    State of the Union     Evan Gillespie    
Just in case Donald Trump starts tweeting that the ratings for his Congressional address were the highest ever, here are some factual numbers.

Despite Drama, Oscars Deliver Low Ratings
February 28, 2017 @ 7:54 am PST    The Academy Awards (Oscars), The Walking Dead, Moonlight, La La Land     Evan Gillespie    
The broadcast's blunders made headlines the next day, but most younger viewers opted not to watch the awards show in the first place.

'Walking Dead' Ratings Return to Five-Year Lows
February 28, 2017 @ 7:39 am PST    The Walking Dead     Evan Gillespie    
The series sees hopes of a ratings revival begin to evaporate, as this week's episode sinks toward season-low ratings.

Bill Paxton, Star of 'Aliens,' Dies at 61
February 27, 2017 @ 7:20 am PST    Big Love, Titanic, Twister, The Terminator, Apollo 13, A Simple Plan, Marvel's Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D.     Evan Gillespie    
He was one of the most familiar faces in Hollywood films, even if he wasn't one of the most familiar names. From Titanic to Twister, Paxton played both supporting and leading roles in too many big Hollywood movies to count.

Weekend Box Office: 'Get Out' Has Great Opening Weekend
February 27, 2017 @ 6:52 am PST    Get Out, The Lego Batman Movie, Fifty Shades Darker, John Wick: Chapter 2, The Great Wall, Rock Dog, Collide, Hidden Figures, La La Land, Lion, Moonlight     Evan Gillespie    
On a weekend when the Oscars were honoring the buzzy movies you've been hearing about for months, a low-budget horror movie quietly slipped into theaters and attracted the attention of broad audiences.

'Cloverfield' Director to Helm New Batman Movie
February 23, 2017 @ 2:14 pm PST    Cloverfield, The Pallbearer, Dawn of the Planet of the Apes, War for the Planet of the Apes, Felicity     Evan Gillespie    
Ben Affleck won't be directing himself in the upcoming film, and now we know who will.

New on Netflix in March: Dinosaurs, 'Spinal Tap' and 'Memento'
February 23, 2017 @ 2:02 pm PST    This Is Spinal Tap, Jurassic Park, Jurassic Park III, The Lost World: Jurassic Park, The BFG, Pete's Dragon, Memento, The Vampire Diaries, Better Call Saul, Love , Westworld     Evan Gillespie    
Next month is going to produce a spring-time bounty of new titles on the streaming service.

Han Solo 'Star Wars' Prequel Begins Production
February 23, 2017 @ 8:18 am PST    Star Wars Episode IV: A New Hope     Evan Gillespie    
The prequel film has started shooting, and this week, Disney gave us a first look at its cast.

Slipping 'Big Bang Theory' Gives Up Most-Watched Title (Sort Of)
February 23, 2017 @ 7:59 am PST    The Big Bang Theory, NCIS, This Is Us, The Walking Dead     Evan Gillespie    
NBC's This Is Us is making ratings gains on CBS' hit sitcom, but is the lead in the race really shifting away from Big Bang? It depends on how you read the numbers.