TNT Cancels ‘Leverage’

After five seasons on TNT, the network has pulled the plug on “Leverage.” The series, which stars the likes of Timothy Hutton, Gina Bellman, Christian Kane, Beth Riesgraf and Aldis Hodge, will air its last episode on Christmas Day. “We are honored to have worked with executive producer Dean Devlin, Electric Entertainment, creators John Rogers […]

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Groupon Pulls Controversial Super Bowl Ads

A week after igniting controversy with a series of rather tasteless Super Bowl commercials, Groupon announced Thursday that they are pulling the ads off the air. The company came under fire for one spot in particular starring actor Timothy Hutton, which critics slammed for exploiting the plight of the people of Tibet in order to […]

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Limited: Up In The Air, Serious Moonlight, The Strip

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. We’ve got the much-anticipated George Clooney dramedy Up In The Air, Cheryl Hines’ directorial debut starring Meg Ryan, Timothy Hutton, Kristen Bell and Justin Long called Serious Moonlight, from a script […]

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Cheryl Hines on ‘Serious Moonlight’ and the Adrienne Shelly Legacy

When Cheryl Hines joined the cast of writer/director/star Adrienne Shelly’s 2007 indie-film surprise hit Waitress, she never could have expected that a mere two years later, she would be making her directorial debut in order to carry on Shelly’s posthumous legacy. Yet on Friday, when Serious Moonlight premieres in limited theatrical release and on Comcast […]

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On Demand Today: Crank 2, Observe & Report, Ghosts of Girlfriends Past & More

Comcast On Demand today has four new and interesting offerings for you to check out right from the comfort of your own home. There’s Seth Rogen’s startlingly dark comedy Observe and Report, playing his least likeable character of all time. Then there’s Crank: High Voltage, the unimaginably insane sequel to Jason Statham’s unimaginably insane action […]

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Previewing Season Two Of TNT’s ‘Leverage’

At the end of season one of “Leverage,” Nathan Ford’s ragtag group of talented, redemptive young former criminals were scattering to the wind to avoid imprisonment, despite pulling off a flurry of complex do-gooder capers together. And Ford (played by Timothy Hutton) had exacted revenge on his cold-blooded former employer, the man who had denied […]

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Opening in Selected Theaters: Lymelife, Anvil!: The Story of Anvil

These are films opening in selected cities this weekend, and as David Letterman always says, “we just pray to God that your city has been selected.” [iframe http://xfinitytv.comcast.net/movies/Anvil%21-The-Story-of-Anvil/141050/1058197285/Anvil%21-The-Story-Of-Anvil%3A-Trailer/embed 420 355] . Anvil!: The Story of Anvil A highly-acclaimed documentary on the struggles of Canadian metal band Anvil, who were well-liked and respected as “demigods,” but […]

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Interview: Timothy Hutton’s Leverage

When times are tough, where do people turn? To revenge-fantasy TV shows, of course, like TNT’s Leverage, starring Timothy Hutton. As Nate Ford, Hutton plays an ex-grabman who used to recover stolen property, now gone freelance in service of the everyman/underdog. In other words, if you wanted to, say, clear up a beef of any […]

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