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Wednesday, January 26 2011

Dear TV Executives: A Few New Years Resolutions Notes for 2011

Television executives should resolve to do a few things for me this year.

Monday, May 11 2009

The Dana Carvey Show

Dana Carvey had beloved characters like Garth and the Church Lady, and bankable impressions of George H.W. Bush, Bill Clinton and Ross Perot in his repertoire.

Sunday, February 1 2009

The New Golden Age of British TV Comedy

Every once in awhile, Britain rules over America. The Office, Spaced, Coupling and other British shows are gradually narrowing the Atlantic-sized gap between the United States and England.

Sunday, January 11 2009

Back to Basics - The 30 Best TV Shows of 2008

The Year in TV was a lot like the US economy: struggling until summer and then tanking under the hope of a 2009 comeback. Still, our staff found 30 solid reasons to be cheerful come entertainment investment time.

Wednesday, October 15 2008

Cinema Qua Non - Indispensable DVDs: Part 3

Day Three - The final ten, a cross-culture collection teeming with big ideas, larger than life visions, and perhaps the greatest documentary on rugby you've probably never heard of.

Friday, June 20 2008

Get Smart

Get Smart makes rudimentary efforts to update, with passing references to terrorists, profiling, and inter-agency competition.

Thursday, June 19 2008

‘Smart’ Sucks

Monday, June 16 2008

Steve Carell is as surprised as anyone by his success

Monday, April 28 2008

The Return of the Popcorn Circus: June 2008

If May almost tent-poled itself out of existence, June will be even worse. After all, are audiences really ready for 13 major release in less than two months -- with more to come?

Thursday, January 17 2008

High Redefinition: The 30 Best TV Shows of 2007

In memoriam of a TV season cut down before its prime time, PopMatters staff celebrates the Top 30 TV Shows of 2007. Some are old favorites. Others have barely made their impression felt. But at a time when all broadcast fortunes are up in the air, they definitely deserve the recognition.

Dan in Real Life (Reviews) [26.Oct.07]
Part 5 - Beyond the Envelope (Features) [11.Oct.07]
The Office (Reviews) [11.Oct.07]
The Office: Season Three (Reviews) [7.Oct.07]
Evan Almighty (2007) (Reviews) [22.Jun.07]
The Office (Reviews) [22.May.07]
Monkey Business (Part 2: June) (Features) [1.May.07]
The Pay Off: The Best Film of 2006 (Features) [10.Jan.07]
Net-Works: The Best TV of 2006 (Features) [10.Jan.07]
Little Miss Sunshine (2006) (Reviews) [7.Jan.07]
The Office (Reviews) [28.Sep.06]
Little Miss Sunshine (2006) (Reviews) [26.Jul.06]
Over the Hedge (2006) (Reviews) [19.May.06]
Bewitched (2005) (Reviews) [27.Oct.05]
The Office (Reviews) [26.Sep.05]
The 40-Year-Old Virgin (2005) (Reviews) [26.Aug.05]
Bewitched (2005) (Reviews) [24.Jun.05]
The Office (Reviews) [21.Mar.05]
The Office (Reviews) [10.Feb.03]
The Office (Reviews) [1.Jan.95]
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