New On DVD This Week: Route 66, Teen Wolf, Lethal Weapon Collection, Sherlock, Rizzoli & Isles

Route 66 ‘Route 66: The Complete Series‘ 24-DVD box set is now available for the first time on home entertainment shelves nationwide. Featuring all 116 episodes restored, this lavishly packaged complete series box set contains insightful DVD bonus features, a special DVD Great Cars: Corvette and much more. Starring Martin Milner, George Maharis and later […]

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‘Skins’ Draws Child Porn Complaints

On Monday, controversial new teen program “Skins” debuted on MTV to good ratings and bad reviews.  Critics pointed out that the show was a watered down version of the British original, which was filled with sex, drugs, and swearing.  Now, the Parents Television Council has added fuel to the fire.  According to The Hollywood Reporter, […]

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Is It the End of ‘Cold Case’?

As summer nears, high-profile prime-time programming is also coming to an end, at least until fall rolls back around. May, however, also means TV network executives are preparing for the upfronts — a time when new shows get slotted into the fall season and programs that have battled poor ratings get cut. Counted amongst those […]

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‘Trace’ Hunk, Sarah Chalke Top Latest Pilot Picks

Who might be TV’s new McDreamy? Will it be ‘Without a Trace’s Enrique Murciano or Martin Henderson? Both actors have been cast in ‘Off the Map,’ the medical drama pilot created by ‘Grey’s Anatomy’ scribe Jenna Bans and exec-produced by ‘Grey’s’ boss Shonda Rhimes. In past seasons, Henderson was attached to the ABC pilots ‘Mr. […]

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RIP List: Show Cancellations

The axe is falling hard in TV land this week, as the networks host Upfronts in New York to present their fall schedules. Did your favorite show make the cut? Probably at least one did not. Budget cuts are being cited in many cases, but we know TV executives often look to ratings over quality […]

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CBS Pickups, Possible ‘Housewives’ Spinoff, Fred Savage Directs, A New Fox Schedule? And More

CBS Goes Cold: THR is reporting that CBS will probably pick up ‘Cold Case,’ but the future ‘Without A Trace’ may be bleaker, as well as the future of ‘The Unit.’ Other plausible pickups include “Three Rivers,” “The Good Wife,” the “NCIS” spinoff, “U.S. Attorney” and “Miami Trauma.” New Fox Schedule: Unofficial version of the […]

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