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Reality TV Gets Ugly! Movie Makeup Artists Face-off on FACE OFF

By at January 26, 2011 | 8:38 pm | 8 Comments

Reality TV Gets Ugly! Movie Makeup Artists Face-off on FACE OFF

Bad cooks. Dog groomers. Desperate spouse seekers. Man, we've seen a lot of reality / contest show crap on TV. But here's one competition that seems bigger on creativity and lower on trash: Face Off, Syfy's foray into the reality / contest world, where 12 special-effects makeup artists will compete to impress some pretty impressive names in the movie makeup business. It more...

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Sundance 2011 Movies To Watch. Without the Chill or the Swill.

By at January 21, 2011 | 6:35 pm | 2 Comments

Sundance 2011 Movies To Watch. Without the Chill or the Swill.

The 2011 Sundance Film Festival is roaring away, but you don't have to manage the crowd crush, the wait-list lines and the boozy parties to join in the fun. (Not that you could find a room around Park City now, anyway). Once again, the festival is offering a small roster of films on many video-on-demand services, ready for indie movie fans to enjoy about the same time more...

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BOB’S BURGERS Review: A Voiceover Star Is Born (Finally).

By at January 16, 2011 | 4:35 pm | 0 Comment

BOB’S BURGERS Review: A Voiceover Star Is Born (Finally).

3.5 / 5 stars by Scott David, Meet In the Lobby This just may be the year of H. Jon Benjamin. After years of cult stardom on Comedy Central and Adult Swim, the actor/writer/stand-up sketch comic has a starring role on network TV. In the new animated series Bob’s Burgers, Benjamin once again teams with producer Loren Bouchard (Dr. Katz, Home Movies) in order to more...

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DVD Review: COMMUNITY The Complete First Season

By at October 18, 2010 | 9:37 pm | 1 Comments

DVD Review: COMMUNITY The Complete First Season

4 / 5 stars If you look back at the most popular sitcoms of the last 20+ years (Cheers, Friends, MASH), first seasons are usually tough to (re)watch, because you know there are better ones down the line. That doesn’t happen with Community. Most of the rookie show's episodes are winners and, amazingly enough, the pilot is the weakest. Community is a sitcom more...

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