New On DVD This Week: Monk, The Queen, Bones, Medium

Monk The versatile Tony Shalhoub starred in this weekly, hour-long mystery series as Adrian Monk, an unorthodox but undeniably brilliant San Francisco police detective. Quitting the force after the death of his wife, ‘Monk‘ suddenly began developing profound and bizarre obsessive-compulsive tendencies, allowing his many phobias — including a morbid fear of heights, germs, darkness, […]

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Friday Ratings: Who Won The Selleck-Smits Showdown?

CBS’ ‘Blue Bloods‘ copped top honors in the Nielsens for Friday night, drawing an impressive 12.8 million total viewers in its debut. The Tom Selleck-fronted drama about a family of law enforcement types also delivered the night’s best performance in the coveted 18-49 demo, with a 2.2 rating. In ‘CSI’ Ratings Duel, Taylor Swift Beats […]

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CBS Sets Fall Premiere Dates, From ‘Nicaragua’ To ‘Miami’

Last but by no measure least, CBS has released its complete premiere plan for the fall TV season. The highly watched Eye kicks things off September 15 with the debut of ‘Survivor: Nicaragua,’ then goes on to premiere almost all the rest of its fare the week of September 20. Also Check Out The Fall […]

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Season Finale Report Card: Sci Fi & Supernatural

We now stand in the aftermath of a colorful and diverse season of sci fi and supernatural television, with spies, superheroes, ghouls, ghosts, demons and cool gadgets strewn everywhere. Thanks to the cancellation axe flying fast and loose, several shows found themselves hacked down in their prime (‘FlashForward,’ we hardly knew thee), and were caught […]

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What To Watch: Weekend

TOP PICK: ‘Lost‘ (Sunday 9pm ET on ABC) After six glorious seasons, one of the best shows of the decade ends its run Sunday night with a special 2.5 hour series finale. And then stay tuned to ABC at midnight for a special ‘Jimmy Kimmel Live’ for a special “Aloha to Lost” – with many […]

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What To Watch: Friday

TOP PICK: ‘Friday Night Lights‘ (8pm ET on NBC) It’s the best show on TV that you’re not watching. So tune in for the season premiere and get ready to be sucked into the world of Dillon, Texas. Coach Taylor wonders how low his fortunes can sink as he struggles to pull the East Dillon […]

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What To Watch: Friday

TOP PICK: ‘Smallville‘ (8pm ET on The CW) Tess creates an elaborate hoax in order to kidnap Green Arrow, and delivers him to Amanda Waller (guest star Pam Grier), who tells him that that the government is recruiting him to serve his country. However, Green Arrow escapes before they can reveal his identity. After Oliver […]

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What To Watch: Friday

TOP PICK: ‘Stargate Universe‘ (9pm on Syfy) In the midseason premiere, Chloe gets abducted by an alien race, while Colonel Young’s consciousness is placed in an unknown being after a mishap with the communication stones. KEY EPISODE: ‘Wife Swap‘ (8pm ET on ABC) A family who indulge their three real children and whose mother has […]

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