Jackie Robinson Biopic ’42’ Not a Home Run, but a Solid Base Hit

By Lilly Workneh, theGrio.com (Article originally published on theGrio.com.) Jackie Robinson was a legendary baseball player and a trail-blazing athlete – but his epic story retold in director Brian Helgeland’s “42” is an honest attempt at a home-run that instead sits safely at third base. The movie revolves around gifted rookie Chadwick Boseman (in his first lead role) — who portrays […]

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‘Dollhouse’ Preview: Will Paul Become a Doll?

[iframe http://xfinitytv.comcast.net/tv/Dollhouse/100414/1116939350/Preview-Clips-from-the-Season-Finale/embed 420 355] Joss Whedon’s ‘Dollhouse‘ is coming to a close tomorrow night. The episode will pick up with Alan Tudyk‘s recently revealed character, Alpha, on the run with Echo. Will we see more of him on upcoming seasons? “I can’t say,” Tudyk told us on an interview. “Because Alpha may not make it […]

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Alpha Unmasked, An Interview With Dollhouse’s Alan Tudyk

Joss Whedon has never shied away from lobbing a curveball at audiences. In hindsight, casting Firefly‘s affable, so-cute-you-wanna-pinch-his-cheeks Wash as Dollhouse‘s rogue reprobate Alpha is pure Whedon. Yet the move still surprised many when Alan Tudyk‘s was the face that emerged from all that strategic shadow placement and clever backlighting. (Or at least it surprised […]

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Sci Fi Tracker: This Week in Sci Fi – Wash Lives! Boone Bites Back! And….Will The Mad Hatter Serve Frankenfish At His Tea Party?

Even with the Galactica having flown off into the sunset, there’s still plenty of decent speculative fiction on TV to keep us busy in the present and near future. If you can’t bear to face a future without skin jobs, you’d be hard pressed to find one more fun to watch than Terminator‘s Summer Glau. […]

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