“Luck” has all the ingredients for must-see premium TV. The HBO drama was created and written by David Milch (“Deadwood”), directed by Michael Mann (“Heat”), and its marquee boasts Dustin Hoffman and Nick Nolte.
The TV show “Mad Men” has inspired interest in American life during the 1960s… and Daniel Radcliffe is headlining a Broadway revival of the show that might be called the musical “Mad Men.” Here’s the screen version of that musical that was made when it actually takes place. “How to Succeed in Business without Really […]
The Golden Globes have Nicole Kidman, the SAG Awards booked Natalie Portman, and the Critics’ Choice Movie Awards one-upped them all by announcing that Bob Dylan will perform as part of a special tribute to Martin Scorsese.
Tuesday Questions Which is crazier: A) A woman arranges to have her romantic rival trapped in a ski gondola so she can foist a surprise mountaintop wedding on the man that they both love. The woman is wearing a 300 foot long veil, a dress made out of what appears to be a sports bra […]
Reluctant talk-show guest Robert DeNiro will make his first appearance ever with David Letterman this Friday. That’s right: DeNiro’s appearance this week on Letterman’s “Late Show” on CBS will represent the first time the revered actor has ever sat down for an interview on any Letterman show. Letterman, of course, has been a late-night talk […]
LOS ANGELES – Dustin Hoffman is coming to TV and HBO is lucky enough to have landed him. HBO has picked up ‘Luck,’ a new drama series starring Dustin Hoffman about the horse racing world and the owners, gamblers and jockeys who are part of it. Other cast members include Dennis Farina, Nick Nolte and […]
Hollywood Gossip Alert: Sandra Bullock kisses and tells. Bullock was the belle of the ball at the 2010 MTV Movie Awards Sunday night, and the highlight of the show, besides the radiant star’s return to the public eye, was her surprise smooch on stage with starlet Scarlett Johansson. “Ryan is right — Scarlett is a […]
Talk about a smart bet. Dustin Hoffman, in what would be his first regular TV role in 40 years, has been tapped to headline the HBO drama pilot ‘Luck.’ Developed by David Milch (‘Deadwood’) and Michael Mann (‘The Insider’), ‘Luck’ explores the shady underbelly of horse racing and gambling. Milch penned the pilot, and Mann […]
[iframe http://xfinitytv.comcast.net/movies/The-Curious-Case-of-Benjamin-Button/96241/961058590/Benjamin-Button%3A-Daisy-Returns/embed 420 355] The Curious Case of Benjamin Button Brad Pitt and Taraji P. Henson were nominated for Academy Awards for David Fincher’s story of a strange man (Pitt) raised by a caring adoptive mother (Henson) who sticks with him despite his unique condition of aging backwards. As Benjamin grows up, he meets his […]
[iframe http://xfinitytv.comcast.net/movies/The-Tale-of-Despereaux/139554/956656237/The-Tale-Of-Despereaux%3A-Roscuro/embed 420 355] The Tale of Despereaux On Demand today in HD is this animated tale of a mouse small in stature but big in courage and ear-size who longs for the adventure from which all other mice scurry in fear. When Despereaux (Matthew Broderick) is banished from his home, he finds solace in […]