Tag: sci-fi

You Can't Do That on Television

Popdose Lists, Television

Popdose Prime: Top Eight Nickelodeon Shows of the 1980s

Counting down the top eight Nickelodeon shows from the 1980s, the cable network's first full decade of existence....

Box Office Flashback, Film

Box Office Flashback: December 12, 2002

Same name, different face....

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Film, The Bigger Picture

The Bigger Picture: The Game Has Not Changed

It took me a while to get around to seeing Avatar. One reason for that, also coincidentally one of the reasons I have been a pretty lazy...

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21st-Century Digital Boy, Television

21st Century Digital Boy: Hulu, “Star Trek,” “Idol” Loss, and “Jon & Kate”

Jon & Kate Plus … Date?: Can’t help but start with the worst first. If there’s one thing that’s certain in...

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21st-Century Digital Boy, Television

21st Century Digital Boy: Adapt, Migrate, or Die — “ER,” “Guiding Light,” and “Life on Mars”

After 15 big red-letter seasons, NBC’s ER came to an end on Thursday night, earning its largest audience in nearly three...

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21st-Century Digital Boy, Television

21st Century Digital Boy: TV Series Finales Always (Frakking) Suck

Television programming executives despise smart, engaged viewers. Like, uh, me, for instance. I’m the kind of guy who jacks up their...

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Film Reviews

Film Review: “The Day The Earth Stood Still”

Before we begin, allow me to state for the record that I hate remakes. With very rare exceptions, they tend to be lifeless, pale imitations...