Articles tagged united states of tara

United States of Tara and Its Equally Dysfunctional Cable Neighbors

The Gregsons. The Botwins. The Henriksons. Most of my recent favorite TV families live on cable. But do they all have to be so dysfunctional? Blame the Sopranos.

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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 Mar 2009 // 4:29 AM

A salute to television’s most underrated sitcom performers

Rodney Dangerfield wasn’t the only comic to get no respect. Some of the finest work in sitcoms today is being turned in by people

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Oscar-winning ‘Juno’ screenwriter turns to TV with new Showtime series

Starline Tours, a noble institution that crams out-of-towners into minibuses for the chance to see Matthew Perry’s gardener pruning the hedges, recently dropped by

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18 Jan 2009 // 12:00 AM

United States of Tara

Tara (Toni Collette) and her relatives try to fit in and never quite make it, but find love and support along the way, tempered by the occasional humiliation.

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//Mixed media

The Hills Are Alive, But Nobody Else Is in 'The Happiness of the Katakuris'

// Short Ends and Leader

"Happiness of the Katakuris is one of Takashi Miike's oddest movies, and that's saying something.

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