TV and Movie News (page 5)

'New Girl' Recap: Season 5, Episode 1: 'Big Mama P'
January 06, 2016 @ 11:07 am PST    New Girl     Shannon Keirnan    
Jess surprises CeCe by flying her mother in for the engagement party... there's just one big problem...

Grease Revived: Fox Tries Its Hand at Live Musicals
January 06, 2016 @ 11:00 am PST    Grease: Live, High School Musical , The Brady Bunch, Gossip Girl, Dancing with the Stars     Evan Gillespie    
Grease debuted on Broadway more than 40 years ago, but the upcoming live production of the musical on Fox will try to engage an audience whose parents may not even have been born back then.

MTV Does Fantasy: Is Shannara Worth Watching?
January 06, 2016 @ 10:38 am PST    The Shannara Chronicles, Jersey Shore, Teen Mom, 16 and Pregnant , The Hunger Games, Game of Thrones     Evan Gillespie    
It's a sure sign that the fantasy TV genre has reached its peak when MTV jumps on board. Does the network's Chronicles of Shannara have what it takes to lure fantasy nerds to the home of Teen Mom and 16 and Pregnant?

Is Making a Murderer Biased?
January 06, 2016 @ 9:52 am PST    Making a Murderer     Evan Gillespie    
The Netflix original series Making a Murderer has become a hot topic for discussion about the country's legal system, but one of the story's central figures argues that the series presents an intentionally skewed picture of what really happened.

'Sleepy Hollow' Recap: Season 3, Episode 3: 'Blood and Fear'
January 04, 2016 @ 8:12 pm PST    Sleepy Hollow     Shannon Keirnan    
Pandora dabbles in new tricks, summoning a fear from Ichabod's past to strike horror into Sleepy Hollow.

New Movies January 1: Hateful Eight Goes It Alone
December 30, 2015 @ 2:12 pm PST    The Hateful Eight, Star Wars Episode VII: The Force Awakens, Daddy's Home, Sisters, Joy, Concussion, Django Unchained, Inglourious Basterds     Evan Gillespie    
Last weekend, four new wide releases were unable to put even a tiny dent in the dominance of Star Wars at the box office. This weekend, there's only one movie that's even going to try.

'Sleepy Hollow' Recap: Season 3, Episode 2: 'Whispers in the Dark'
December 30, 2015 @ 1:52 pm PST    Sleepy Hollow     Shannon Keirnan    
Abbie and Ichabod hunt a wraith that feeds on secrets; it brings up memories of an old companion for Ichabod, and for Abbie, an old companion returns.

New on Netflix for January: Sequels Galore
December 30, 2015 @ 1:46 pm PST    2 Fast 2 Furious     Evan Gillespie    
As it does every month, Netflix is both gaining and losing dozens of titles from its streaming catalog in January. This month, though, the losses could significantly outweigh the gains.

Watch: X-Files Short Gives Some Answers About the New Series
December 28, 2015 @ 1:58 pm PST    The X-Files     Evan Gillespie    
You'll have to wait a few more weeks for the revival of The X-Files on Fox, but a new behind-the-scenes short film will take some of the edge off that wait, and it might make you even more eager for the debut of the new miniseries.

Top Movies of 2015: The Year of Fantasy
December 28, 2015 @ 1:19 pm PST    Star Wars Episode VII: The Force Awakens, Jurassic World, Avengers: Age of Ultron, Inside Out, Minions, Cinderella, Spectre, Furious 7, The Martian     Evan Gillespie    
Many of the movies released in 2015 were realistic dramas about real people doing real things. None of those movies, however, was among the 10 biggest movies of the year.