Articles tagged life on mars

ABC’s ‘Rookie Blue’ Is a Hit, But Why?

Ever since NYPD Blue went off the air in 2005, ABC has been trying to replicate its success. Ranging from the 13-episode flop Blind Justice to

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26 Jul 2009 // 9:00 PM

Life on Mars: Series One

The show simultaneously manages to be a credible period cop show, a futuristic science-fiction thriller and something of a current social commentary.

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Second-season premiere of ‘Life on Mars,’ Wednesday on ABC

REASON TO WATCH: A fond and funkadelic look at New York City as it appeared 35 years ago. (Oh, yeah, and Michael Imperioli, in Fu Manchu

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Sci fi or spy fi? It’s hard to put a label on ‘My Own Worst Enemy,’ ‘Fringe’ and ‘

Years ago, some bright soul thought up a term to describe TV shows that made absolutely no sense. The term seemed to embrace almost anything

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15 Oct 2008 // 1:35 AM

Now — or when? Tricks of time keep TV shows hopping

“You don’t screw with time,” Mama Petrelli warned Peter - technically, Future Peter - in the season premiere of “Heroes.” Peter didn’t heed

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Life on Mars: Series Premiere

Harvey Keitel makes a great entrance in Life on Mars. You expect as much, of course, because he's Harvey Keitel. But it is truly great.

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BEVERLY HILLS, Calif.—When Jason O’Mara was a struggling actor in London he improvised a recipe that saw him though the lean times. “I

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//Mixed media

Because Blood Is Drama: Considering Carnage in Video Games and Other Media

// Moving Pixels

"It's easy to dismiss blood and violence as salacious without considering why it is there, what its context is, and what it might communicate.

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