‘Damages’ Season Three: More Layers Than A Ponzi Scheme

For its third season (Monday 10 pm, FX), ‘Damages’ returns with its own twisted take of the Bernie Madoff story.  It also has star Glenn Close’s character, the cutthroat Patty Hewes, picking up from last season’s shocking finale involving a gun! A stabbing! And Ellen (Rose Byrne) parting ways with Patty. Despite Patty’s season ending […]

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In Selected Theaters: The Cove, Thirst, Adam, Lorna’s Silence

Here’s what’s playing in selected cities this weekend, and as Dave Letterman always says, we just pray to God your city has been selected. Also, the highly acclaimed films The Hurt Locker and 500 Days of Summer are expanding wider. [iframe http://xfinitytv.comcast.net/movies/The-Cove/149632/1162018991/The-Cove%3A-Trailer/embed 580 476] The Cove A daring film crew manages to clandestinely capture footage […]

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Well Suited: The Man Behind ‘Damages’ Chic Style

Thanks to its intricate storylines and A-list actors, Damages has enjoyed much praise, including time in the Emmy spotlight. Less noticed: It’s one of TV’s most stylish shows. Not trendy. Think classy, smart and sophisticated. Just listen to Glenn Close. When asked what she likes best about starring as the legal thriller’s brilliant, cutthroat lawyer […]

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