Articles tagged hbo

15 Jun 2007 // 4:23 AM

HBO’s ‘Conchords’ mixes mirth and music

“Flight of the Conchords” has a goofy cool beat you can really laugh to. Oh sure, you could also do a dizzy little dance to

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15 Jun 2007 // 3:39 AM

NEW YORK—“I have no idea what happened to Tony,” actor James Gandolfini said Thursday night, standing aboard The Highlander, the Forbes family yacht at

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Even if you didn’t watch ‘The Sopranos,’ you knew about it

Sunday night, in a stream of post-finale babble veering dangerously close to rant, my comparison of “The Sopranos” to the serialized fiction of Charles Dickens

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14 Jun 2007 // 2:00 AM

Permit this space a revisiting of “The Sopranos” finale, so far the entertainment event of the year, the series the artistic achievement of the decade,

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12 Jun 2007 // 3:15 AM

Thanks for all the interesting comments on my Sopranos post from yesterday.  I just wanted to add info about an interesting article I saw

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11 Jun 2007 // 3:52 AM

‘Sopranos’ doesn’t end - it just stops

NEW YORK - After all the hype and expectations about Sunday night’s final episode of HBO’s “The Sopranos,” the mob drama series didn’

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Like millions of other pop culture fans, I watched the final episode of TV icon The Sopranos, breathlessly waiting for a big finale.  And

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‘Sopranos’ set a new standard for portraying life in the underworld

And so it ends. No more weekly ride with Tony Soprano from the Lincoln Tunnel past smoke-belching factories to his McMansion in suburban New Jersey.

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8 Jun 2007 // 2:14 AM

John From Cincinnati If you expect David Milch to concisely explain the premise of his inscrutable new HBO drama, we have three words for you:

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7 Jun 2007 // 8:46 AM

At the center of ‘The Sopranos’ was its genuine humanity

There was a moment a few weeks back, when Tony Soprano was talking with his psychiatrist, complaining that bad things keep happening around him. “I’

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4 Jun 2007 // 9:18 AM

How will ‘The Sopranos’ end?

How will it end? Badly. For the characters, that is. The series finale of “The Sopranos” will be a much-analyzed event. All signs point to

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26 Apr 2007 // 5:01 AM

The Trials of Darryl Hunt

Ricki Stern and Annie Sundberg's extraordinary documentary, The Trials of Darryl Hunt, which premieres on HBO tonight, traces the case that divided Winston-Salem for 20 years.

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26 Apr 2007 // 4:10 AM

The Sopranos After three weeks, HBO’s “The Sopranos” is rocking. The stories have been twisted gems, filled with portent, mind games, hits and layers

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24 Apr 2007 // 10:00 PM

The Sopranos

The problem with the Soprano family, as Bobby chided Tony, is that they "always go too far." It's also a primary reason the show is so compelling.

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22 Apr 2007 // 9:59 PM

The Sopranos Is the Most Influential Television Drama Ever

No one-hour drama series has had a bigger impact on how stories are told on the small screen, or more influence on what kind of fare we've been offered by an ever-growing array of television networks.

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17 Apr 2007 // 1:47 AM

Missed Tony’s new episode? No you haven’t

Based on all the hype for the return last Sunday of HBO’s “The Sopranos,” you would have thought a veritable mob of viewers would

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6 Apr 2007 // 8:59 AM

In the beginning, nobody gave a rat’s derriere about Tony Soprano. How about Carmela, Christopher, Paulie, Dr. Melfi? Fugettabout it. As a matter of

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6 Apr 2007 // 4:49 AM

Let the Hollywood good times roll. “Entourage” is back and ready to party. The occasion? It’s young dreamboat movie star Vince Chase’s birthday.

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Exit ‘Sopranos’: HBO’s mob show starts a long goodbye

“Is this it?” Carmela Soprano (Edie Falco) asks her mobster husband as they’re awakened by a furious banging on their door in the opening

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The Sopranos

There are enough of the sights and sounds of The Sopranos to feel immersed in its ambience as a show but there is not enough game here to feel immersed in a, well, game.

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