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Fire Dog Lake
FDL Movie Night: Holiday TV Specials
The winter holidays bring with it holiday TV programming, either specials, or the Very Special Holiday Episodes where viewers are entertaining you with three vintage specials: The condensed version of the Star Wars Christmas special in which we meet Chewbacca's family and learn how utterly beholden George Lucas as was to his production company ; an ... (more)
Fri Dec 06, 2013
TV trumps movies in new DVDs
The Mortal Instruments, City of Bones, Grade C-plus: In a world where there is no Twilight, Underworld, Stargate , or Star Wars , the film would be an interesting look at a magical universe where turmoil is divided between a war with demons and the battle for young love.
Thu Dec 05, 2013
The Desert Sun
Hot Picks for Weekend of Dec. 6: It's time for tamales
PERFECT 10: From Hugh Jackman to Naomi Watts to Mel Gibson -- America loves it some Aussies.
Mon Dec 02, 2013
Older TV Writers Find a New Market
An older generation of television writers -- including those who worked on classic TV shows such as "The Mary Tyler Moore Show" and "Kojak" -- are finding success in a new market: China, reports The Hollywood Reporter .
Sat Nov 30, 2013
The Desert Sun
Life's shipshape for Rancho Mirage's Gavin MacLeod
You may remember him as Merrill Stubing, the affable, blue-eyed captain from "The Love Boat" or Murray Slaughter, the wry, brown-bagging TV reporter from "The Mary Tyler Moore Show."
Rich: Americans are richly blessed
Somewhere along the line, it seems, people have stopped talking about the American Dream.
Fri Nov 29, 2013
Local CBS affiliate launches retro programming channel
Nov. 29--Local CBS affiliate WILM-TV will celebrate the holiday season with the launch of its newest network, MeTV, which will offer over-the-air viewers and cable subscribers classic television shows.
TV Talk Shows: Wednesday, Dec. 4
Today Gloria Gaynor; pastry chef Gesine Bullock-Prado; musician Jewel; avoiding the flu.
Giving Thanks For Me-TV, Antenna TV, This TV and Cozi TV
There are many things I'm grateful for this Thanksgiving weekend. Family, friends, pets, health and employment are at the top of the list.
'Murder She Wrote,' 'Hart to Hart' Writers Find New Life in China
Shut out of jobs in the U.S., these older writers are part of a new effort to transfer skills to a booming market with tastes like America in the 1970s and '80s.
Wed Nov 27, 2013
Valerie Harper Returns to the Ballroom on DWTS
Fan favorite Valerie Harper and her partner Tristan MacManus returned to the ballroom on the season finale of ABC 's DANCING WITH THE STARS last night.
Tue Nov 26, 2013
Obama: US movies, TV help shape world's culture
President Barack Obama says thanks to television and movies, the rest of the world has had a front-row seat for America's march toward progress.
Thu Nov 21, 2013
Endeavor Awards Features Ed Asner, Now Starring as FDR
FDR would have approved, said show business legend Ed Asner, as he joined the Gala Host Committee of the 1st Annual Endeavor Awards given to honor and celebrate the heroes of Public Benefit Aviation.
Wed Nov 20, 2013
TV Friday: An Adventure in Space in Time goes behind scenes of Doctor Who
Times were different then, and TV was different, too. Watching An Adventure in Space and Time, BBC's luminous, nostalgia-steeped dramatization of the origins of Doctor Who, is like stepping into a time capsule.
Tue Nov 19, 2013
The Marion Star
Asner among celebrities headlining charity event
There may not be 1,000 famous people at Thursday's "Night of 1,000 Stars," but actor Ed Asner will certainly be there.
Fri Nov 15, 2013
How Glamour Shapes Our Lives: Q&A with Author and Former Reason Editor Virginia Postrel
"If you acknowledge that you find something glamorous it makes you vulnerable because it says something about who you are," says Virginia Postrel, author of the new book, The Power of Glamour: Longing and the Art of Visual Persuasion .
Tue Nov 12, 2013
Betty White Lies About Which Gadgets You Should Buy
High atop a leather massage throne, actress Betty White sits, casting a confused look around a makeshift "man cave."
'Tonight Show' host Jay Leno is coming for Gilda's LaughFest 2014
Comedians Chris Tucker and Lily Tomlin, plus Jim Gaffigan and Sinbad, join the longtime NBC-TV late-night talk show host among headliners for the fourth annual, community-based festival of laughter.