Director Joe Kosinski talks about his movie “Oblivion,” which is now available with XFINITY On Demand, and reveals what surprised him most about Tom Cruise.
Richard Matheson, the prolific sci-fi and fantasy writer whose “I Am Legend” and “The Shrinking Man” were transformed into films, has died. He was 87.
If you’re looking for a good cry, binge watch “Parenthood.” The family drama is filled with well-written tearjerker storylines about Aspergers Syndrome, cancer and adoption. It also features more scenes of characters talking over each other than the rest of the XFINITY Watchathon Week shows combined. The people who bring the Bravermans to life are […]
Each collective step we take down our Gregorian timeline brings us closer to two future events that everyone seems pretty excited about: the day Nike starts selling jetboots, and Armageddon, when either the dead will rise from their graves, a space-giant will skip a France-sized asteroid pebble across the Pacific Ocean, or Michael Bay will […]
Modern TV is about to enter another dimension. A new version of the classic series “The Twilight Zone” is in the works. The project is in the very early stages of development at CBS TV Studios and has Bryan Singer (“X Men”) attached as executive producer. Rod Serling’s groundbreaking sci-fi/horror show has been revived several […]
Ray Bradbury anticipated iPods, interactive television, electronic surveillance and live, sensational media events, including televised police pursuits — and not necessarily as good things.
LOS ANGELES – Character actor Bill Erwin, whose nearly seven-decade Hollywood career included his memorable role as the grumpy old man on television’s “Seinfeld,” has died. He was 96. Erwin, also known for his role as Arthur the bellman in the 1980 fantasy film “Somewhere in Time,” died the morning of Dec. 29 at his […]
Glee The breakout smash hit ‘Glee‘ follows an optimistic teacher (Matthew Morrison) who – against all odds and a malicious cheerleading coach – inspires McKinley High’s Glee Club to conquer the world one singing competition at a time. The show also stars Lea Michele, Dianna Agron, Chris Colfer, Jessalyn Gilsig, Jayma Mays, Kevin McHale, Cory […]
Veteran actress Nan Martin died Thursday at her Malibu home at the age of 82, reports the New York Times. Her son Casey Dolan reveals the cause was complications from emphysema. Martin is best known to TV audiences for her recurring role as Drew Carey’s mean boss Mrs. Louder on ‘The Drew Carey Show.’ Her […]
By William Kates “There is a fifth dimension beyond that which is known to man. It is a dimension as vast as space and as timeless as infinity. It is the middle ground between light and shadow, between science and superstition, and it lies between the pit of man’s fears and the summit of his […]