Tag: TNT

Album Reviews, Music

Album Review: Tortoise, “The Catastrophist”

Tortoise’s The Catastrophist, the mighty Chicago jazz-rock outfit’s first record in seven long years, will leave longtime...

Film, Popular Culture, You're Dead to Us

You’re Dead to Us: Cop Movies

The other day on the Popdose email thread, as one is wont to do, we started spouting off old cop movie cliches for some reason—”I...

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Television, TV Reviews

TV Review: “Men of a Certain Age,” Season Two

In watching "Men of a Certain Age," I kept recalling Barry Levinson’s "Diner." The tone and handling of the characters as real people and...

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Television, TV on DVD

TV on DVD: “Men of a Certain Age: The Complete First Season”

Men of a Certain Age isn’t intense and draining; it’s light on its feet and skillfully mixes the comedy and the drama to make for a...

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Television, TV Reviews

TV Review: “Memphis Beat”

Memphis Beat is missing something. The latest nighttime drama from TNT premieres tonight at 10 PM (ET). It’s yet another cop procedural...

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Television, TV on DVD

TV on DVD: New Technology Brings Us “The New Adventures of Robin Hood: The Complete First Season”

Fans of Robin Hood rejoice for The New Adventures of Robin Hood has found its way to DVD.  Okay, maybe fans of the character of Robin Hood...

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Television, TV Reviews

TV Review: “Men of a Certain Age”

Premiering tonight on TNT is the new dramedy series, Men of a Certain Age, which comes from Emmy winners Ray Romano and Mike Royce, one of...

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Television, TV on DVD

TV on DVD: “Leverage”

Leverage: The 1st Season (2009, Paramount) Purchase from Amazon Not since the late ’60s Robert Wagner series, It Takes a Thief, has a...

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Television, TV on DVD

TV on DVD: “Saving Grace: Season Two”

Saving Grace: Season Two (2009, Fox) Purchase from Amazon. TNT’s Saving Grace stars Academy Award winner Holly Hunter as Grace...

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Television, The Three Strike Rule

The Three Strike Rule: “Royal Pains,” “Nurse Jackie” and “Hawthorne”

Probably because my mother was a nurse, I will always have an interest in medical shows, good or bad. An early TV addiction to St Elsewhere...

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21st-Century Digital Boy, Television

21st Century Digital Boy: Rescue Me, Grey’s Marriages, Bargains, “Can We Talk?” and the NBA

Rescue Me OK, I’m finally ready to proclaim what a lot of you already have: the FX network’s Tuesday night show Rescue Me is...

Television, The Three Strike Rule

The Three Strike Rule: “Raising the Bar”

Steven Bochco (Hill Street Blues, NYPD Blue) returns to the television landscape tonight at 10 PM EST with another lawyer series on TNT....