The New Centurions

Joseph Wambaugh’s breakthrough novel went through a blender to fit George C. Scott into the narrative, but it’s still a great cop show with terrific work from Stacy Keach and Scott Wilson, not to ...

Great Job, Internet!: Read This: An oral history of River’s Edge, the teen movie for kids who hate teen movies

The 1987 film River’s Edge was never bound for awards stages or mainstream acceptance; rather, it was an ugly, off-kilter investigation into numb, detached teenagers, the kind of flick you discovered ...

Off The Shelf – Episode 54 – New Releases For The Week Of Tuesday, June 16th 2015

This week on Off The Shelf, Ryan is joined by Brian Saur to take a look at the new DVD and Blu-ray releases for the week of June 16th, 2015, and chat about some follow-up and home video news. ...

Vintage 1979: Kramer vs. Kramer, Sweeney Todd, Chris Pratt, Rosamund Pike, and More...

1979 is our "Year of the Month" and this post was way way too much fun to research. Before the main course of the Supporting Actress Smackdown (pushed to June 7th), let's marinate a little in the year ...

Southland's Michael Cudlitz Previews the 'Satisfying, If Not Aggravating' (Series?) Finale

Southland's Michael Cudlitz Previews the 'Satisfying, If Not Aggravating' (Series?) Finale The cops of Southland sign off this Wednesday (TNT, 10/9c) with an intense season — or is it series? — finale. If this is the bubble show’s last year on the beat, the police drama is going out big ...

Clive Owen Cast In Action Thriller Recall

Moonstone Entertainment is currently shopping around action thriller project Recall, which is due to go before the cameras soon. Director Harold Becker is expected to helm although his last two big ...

Quick Shooter: A Clint Eastwood Profile (Part 3)

Trevor Hogg profiles the career of Hollywood icon Clint Eastwood in the third of a five-part feature (read parts one and two)... “You’ve got to keep stretching out and trying other stuff,” observed ...

Memories are made of this

It was the best of times, it was the worst of times. Gene Siskel and I fought like cats and dogs, and we made some good television. During those early years for "Sneak Previews" our favorite ...

Press tour: Ted Danson brings a lighter touch to 'CSI'

Press tour: Ted Danson brings a lighter touch to 'CSI' Ted Danson has an impressive body of dramatic work on his resume, from "The Onion Field" and "Body Heat" in his early days to "Damages" in recent years. Still, he'll always be identified first for his ...

New Release: Police Story: Season One DVD

Shout! Factory will release the first season of the revered 1970s television show Police Story on September 6 in a six-disc DVD set. It marks the TV series’s home entertainment debut. The Police ...

Character Actor Pataki Dies

Character actor Michael Pataki has lost his battle with cancer, aged 72. Pataki, an accomplished voiceover actor, film and television star, died on 15 April. The type of cancer was not specified. ...

Harold Becker: The Hollywood Interview

Director Harold Becker. Digging up The Onion Field with Harold Becker by Jon Zelazny On January 27th, 2010, Gregory Ulus Powell went before a parole board at The Men’s Colony in San Luis Obispo, ...

The 2009 Terror Film Festival 'Claw' Awards - Winners Announced

The 2009 Terror Film Festival 'Claw' Awards - Winners Announced On October 24th, The Terror Film Festival Claw Awards took place at the Ethical Society Building on the famous Rittenhouse Square of Philadelphia. The 4th season brought in the most astounding talent ...