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Review, Preview: ENTOURAGE Season 7 Premiere

By at June 27, 2010 | 1:48 pm | 7 Comments

Review, Preview: ENTOURAGE Season 7 Premiere

As the summertime TV world slogs through reality trash and replacement hopefuls, the boys from Queens roll up in their black Continental to make things happen. It's Season 7(!) of Entourage, and here's our preview / review of the season premiere. :: Mack Daddy Turtle You know The Hollywood Dream has been turned on its ear when Turtle (Jerry Ferrara) commands a bank of more...

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New on DVD: The Ultimate Sopranos Collection

By at November 10, 2008 | 11:06 pm | 2 Comments

New on DVD: The Ultimate Sopranos Collection

The Sopranos was arguably the greatest television phenomenon of the past decade -- a real achievement considering its relatively limited distribution via HBO. If the show ever made your jaw drop (it happened often enough), then this immense collection will as well. All six Sopranos seasons, 86 episodes, on 33 discs. I said 33 discs. It's called The Sopranos: The more...

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Review: RECOUNT

By at May 27, 2008 | 1:30 pm | 5 Comments

Review: RECOUNT

While Hillary Clinton and Barack Obama fight tooth-and-nail for every last delegate, HBO's Recount relives George W. Bush and Al Gore doing much of the same in Florida-- with the 2000 Presidency up for grabs and an election process in question. Oh, who are we kidding? By the time director Jay Roach (Austin Powers trilogy, Meet the Parents) wraps this more...

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Five Days: New Mystery Series from HBO

By at October 2, 2007 | 11:05 pm | 4 Comments

Five Days: New Mystery Series from HBO

Tonight marks the HBO premiere of Five Days, a chilling missing-person drama from HBO and the BBC. In the first 15 minutes of this five-episode film, a young mother of three is mysteriously kidnapped from a roadside flower stand while her two young kids wait in the family car. By the half-hour mark, the kids are gone too. Each episode of Five Days more...

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