Articles tagged 24

‘24 - Live Another Day’ ‘Cause You’re Gonna Die Anyway

24 began sugared-up on gooey clichés of liberty and freedom -- and ended in hypoglycemic shock. Would a new series be worse for our health?

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Ellis’ Superb Mastery of the Art of Pop

In "Subland Empire", Warren Ellis takes the reins of Secret Avengers and shows the hidden depths and complex mastery required to make popculture artifacts works of lasting art.

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What ‘La Femme Nikita’ Has to Say about Egypt and Former President Hosni Mubarek

La Femme Nikita's miserable and corrupted world of moral dead zones and US-sanctioned torture forces its hero to make a real-world choice between pragmatic collusion or principled, perhaps doomed, resistance.

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28 Jan 2011 // 8:30 AM

The Year In TV: May 2010

Continuing out look at the year’s most notable television events, here’s what happened in May 2010.

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25 May 2010 // 5:05 AM

For ‘24’ and Jack Bauer, justice is served

LOS ANGELES — In the end, it all came down to Jack and Chloe, surely one of television’s most complicated, and unconsummated, romances. Yes, Chloe

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Development Season: Five Pilots That Sound Interesting (But I May Never Get to See)

It’s the annual crap shoot known as pilot season in Hollywood again. Here are a few concepts that caught my eye.

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The Braces Come Off: The End of ‘Ugly Betty’

As Betty Suarez rushes headlong toward her inevitable destiny of inner and outer beauty, it is time to praise all the supporting players that actually made Ugly Betty worth watching.

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24: Wish Fulfillment for Policy Wonks

Most people know 24 as a taut thrill ride in real time. But there is a seamier side of the show that caters to the unfulfilled fantasy lives of our nation’s foreign policy and national security policymakers.

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Back on the Clock: A New Season of 24

My thoughts as a new season of 24 begins on Fox.

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Get Your DVRs Ready: Five Shows Returning In 2010

Suffering from December doldrums on the tube? Fear not. There is a light on the horizon beyond all the holiday specials and reruns. Here are five shows returning in 2010 that will help fill up your DVR.

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16 Jun 2009 // 7:14 AM

CTU is back. New York City has been added to the cast. And Jack Bauer has recovered. More details about the eighth season of “24,” bowing

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11 Jun 2009 // 7:09 AM

Fox has made official the news that Entertainment Weekly broke on Monday: Katee Sackhoff, who’s best known for playing Kara “Starbuck” Thrace on “Battlestar

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6 May 2009 // 12:00 PM

British talk-show host and satirist David Frost once observed that television is “an invention that permits you to be entertained in your living room by

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25 Feb 2009 // 7:33 AM

Great TV series aren’t easily duplicated

We’ve hit the season when news from Hollywood about possible new fall shows gets the TV world all kaflubbered and jumping to overstatement by

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12 Jan 2009 // 3:32 AM

Jack Bauer is at the head of the class of TV’s tragic heroes

A distant explosion rings through the jungle. Jack Bauer, longtime protagonist of the Fox show “24,” stiffens, a spasm of muted pain on his face. One

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11 Jan 2009 // 3:17 AM

24: Season Seven Premiere

Jack's interrogation of the suspect Tony, on behalf of the Bureau, is vintage 24, full of close-up grimaces and slams into walls.

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8 Jan 2009 // 5:38 AM

‘24’ season premiere doesn’t waste a minute

So there he is, Jack Bauer, unstoppable hero, emotional wreck, sitting in a Washington, D.C., hearing room, getting worked over by a congressional subcommittee.

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‘The Beast’ is real bad, but ‘24’ still knows how to thrill

I have now watched two episodes of the new A&E series “The Beast,” which begins at 10 p.m. Thursday on A&E,

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7 Dec 2008 // 9:00 PM

24: Redemption

Redemption manages to locate an emotional center than had been missing from 24 since…well, if not ever, since at least the first season.

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21 Nov 2008 // 3:00 PM

24: Redemption

In Africa, where children are forced to soldier, Jack realizes, every day is full of terror -- not just the 24-hour spates he's used to confronting.

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Indie Horror Month 2015: 'Dark Echo'

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"Dark Echo drops you into a pitch back maze and then renders your core tools of navigation into something quite life threatening.

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