Three decades after “Remington Steele” launched the career of Pierce Brosnan, the romantic comedy/drama procedural is getting a next-generation reboot, this time as a half-hour comedy.
The good news is that are many ways to celebrate St. Patrick’s Day. The bad news…..roughly 91.4 percent of them are probably illegal. (It could go up to 97 percent, depending on where you pinch someone who isn’t wearing green.)
If he’s particular enough to like his martini shaken not stirred, James Bond probably likes his trousers trim not tight. Same goes for the tuxedo that’s formal and not fussy, and any sweater in his closet surely is cashmere and perfectly casual and cool.
“Stephen King’s Bag of Bones” isn’t “Twilight.” Nor is it “Saw.” “There are no teenagers in this cast,” executive producer-director Mick Garris told XfinityTV.com on Thursday. “And it’s not about slaughtering people in creative ways.” Not that there’s anything wrong with those things. Still, Garris said, that’s probably why you’ll see this Gothic ghost tale […]
A&E has bagged a high-profile project: The network has picked up the Stephen King miniseries “Bag of Bones.” Pierce Brosnan will star in the four-hour miniseries, playing a man named Mike Noonan who’s still mourning his late wife after she died suddenly. Annabeth Gish costars as the wife in the project, which is based King’s […]
Comcast On Demand today premieres a pair of films which couldn’t be more different in tone and content. The underseen indie superhero flick Kick-Ass will likely start earning its cult following who will appreciate its edginess now. The Ghost Writer, however, is a well-regarded film by a not-so-well-regarded filmmaker – namely, Roman Polanski. Take a […]
In a weird twist, three movies that opened opposite each other in theaters are doing the same when premiering on Comcast On Demand today. Twi-hards may need their Robert Pattinson fix by watching Remember Me, while others can get a politically-charged action thriller with Matt Damon in Green Zone. If you’d rather see a nerd […]
Here’s what’s opening in theaters nationwide this weekend. We’ve got Bourne guys Matt Damon and Paul Greengrass teaming up for Green Zone, R-Pattz branching out from moody vampires to play a moody college kid in Remember Me, crazy nuptial hijinks in Our Family Wedding and crazy ladder-theory tomfoolery in She’s Out Of My League. In […]
Once again, it’s time for the yearly pre-Oscars award ceremony honoring the best in independent film – the 25th Film Independent Spirit Awards. This year, instead of the Santa Monica Beach, it’s going on in primetime on IFC from downtown Los Angeles in the L.A. Convention Center, and I’m here in the press room waiting […]
Here’s what’s opening in selected cities this weekend, and as David Letterman always says, we just pray to God your city has been selected. There’s the Roman Polanski film The Ghost Writer, the Alexis Bledel rom-com The Good Guy and the indescribable Celine Dion in the concert heard ’round the world. Take a closer look […]