Over the past decade, a clear shift has taken place between television and film in terms of quality. Television used to be widely considered the lesser of the two media in crafting innovative narratives and production technique, but that no longer holds true. Thanks to premium channels such as HBO and new markets for television series via DVD and Blu-ray sales, studio executives now see the lucrative results that the television platform can offer and are dedicated in producing worthy programs. Due to (and also helping to fuel) this trend, talented writers and actors are now making the move to…
Approximately 35 UMass students traveled to the Jerry Springer show in Stamford, Connecticut by bus on Nov. 21st to witness the infamous brawls first hand.
AMC’s latest series takes place during the end of the Civil War and
follows a cold blooded killer/railroad worker trying to murder those who killed his wife in the war.
We investigate the resurgence of terrifying television programs and pick out a few of the most bone-chilling highlights from this season.
Starting strong into its second season, this televised horror favorite provides viewers with terrifyingly inhuman zombies and strikingly human characters.
FX’s new show, “American Horror Story” disturbs audiences into its third episode tonight at 10 p.m.
In its 15th season, “South Park” creators Trey Parker and Matt Stone continue to produce entertaining episodes for eager audiences.
AMC’s “Breaking Bad” star Bryan Cranston, who plays main character Walter White, chooses risque methods of dealing with a lung cancer diagnosis. The season four finale, which aired earlier this week, left viewers shocked but satisfied.
This season of “Jersey Shore” proves to be an emotional roller coaster as Snooki struggles to maintain a long-distance relationship.
Television series such as “24,” “Entourage,” and “ER” are guilty continuing after their peak to earn more money. “Lost” and “Breaking Bad” know when to call it quits by giving their show an end date.
The “Jersey Shore” crew has returned and is wreaking havoc bigger than ever before – but this time, they’re searching for cabs and fun in Italy.
Collegian columnist Kevin Romani previews the shows returning for the Fall season line-up.
The cast of “Entourage” has enjoyed a lot of success during the show’s run. Fans were not completely upset by the show’s ending, though, because its final seasons were lackluster.
In the absence of usual favorites “Breaking Bad” and “Lost” from the nominee list, Best Drama was up for grabs, while “Modern Family” still reigns supreme in comedy.
“It’s Always Sunny in Philadelphia” is expected to continue delivering the laughs in its seventh season on FX
“Parks and Recreation” enters it’s fourth season on NBC with increasing viewership.
Frontline rereleased a special report that originally aired on September 3, 2002 for the 10th anniversary of the terrorist attacks. The program, located on the PBS website, looks at 9/11 in a series of different acts, with seven parts.
FX’s “Rescue Me” focused on central firefighter Tommy Gavin as he struggled with alcoholism and self destructive tendencies to cope with tragedy of September 11, 2001. The series finale aired on Wednesday.
This summer holds some promising new TV series and returning favorites that are sure to entertain fans during the dry, hot months.
Fox’s science-fiction drama “Fringe” got off to a rough start with its first season, but has since made major creative improvements.