The Final Verdict on Lifetime’s Amanda Knox Story Is…

Lifetime’s movie about Amanda Knox, the American exchange student who was convicted of murder in Italy after being vilified by the media, has been controversial since it was greenlit. Knox’s parents feared that it would jeopardize Knox’s appeal, which is currently under consideration by the Italian courts. Hayden Panettiere, who plays Amanda, defended both the […]

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Drama Club: Is ‘Rookie Blue’ Too Nice?

ABC is having a bit of a cruel summer.  The network has launched an ambitious schedule, debuting as many new series as it did at mid-season, ranging from two engaging Sunday night dramas ‘Scoundrels‘ and ‘The Gates‘, to the bizarre game show ‘Downfall.’  So far, the results have not been promising.  The audience is not […]

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The Drama Club: Series Finales – What Separates the Awesome From the Angering?

In the past three days, three game-changing longrunning series aired their final episodes: ‘Lost,’ ‘24,‘ and ‘Law & Order.’ (Yes, ‘Law & Order’ was totally different from anything else on the air when it started.)  ’24’ ended last night with (spoiler alert) Jack Bauer (Keifer Sutherland) fleeing the country after the President Taylor (Cherry Jones) […]

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