Joseph Fiennes: ‘FlashForward’s Demise ‘Felt Like a Series of Blackouts’

While on hand to talk about his new role as the wizard Merlin in Starz’s ‘Camelot,’ the demise of ABC’s ‘FlashForward‘ wasn’t too far from actor Joseph Fiennes’ mind. “It felt like I went through a series of blackouts for two minutes and 17 seconds,” he joked at the Television Critics Association panel for ‘Camelot’ […]

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New On DVD: Rome, Andy Barker, 7th Heaven

Rome No dull, dry, pedantic tract, ‘Rome‘ covered the progression of Rome from Republic to Empire in a vivid, vibrant, spectacular and often sordid and profane fashion, succeeding brilliantly in putting a human face on ancient history–in many cases, all too human. This up close and personal look into the intrigues of the last half […]

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HBO’s “Rome” Heading To The Big Screen

Most viewers agree that HBO’s Rome, an in-depth and authentic depiction of the realities of life in Caesar’s empire, ended far too soon, after only two seasons. One can understand the massive cost of such an elaborately constructed setting would take too much of a toll on the network’s budget as an ongoing series. However, […]

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