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Tuesday, August 21 2012

Murder, They Watched: Are the French Obsessed with American Crime Drama?

Why are there so many American police procedurals on French TV? Is it because French women have a massive crush on David Caruso? This and other hypotheses come to mind...


Tuesday, July 10 2012

Lost In Translation, or, Why 'The Hangover' Can't Just Be 'The Hangover'

Thanks to translation, the cult '60s British show The Avengers is known to French viewers as Chapeau Melon et Bottes de Cuir, literally "bowler hat and leather boots", a title which could be misconstrued for a show about bondage tips and foot fetish.


Reviews

Monday, October 1 2007

NCIS

In the best episodes of NCIS, the plot is all but incidental.


Monday, June 26 2006

NCIS: review_item_subtitle

Bellisario's cast, dialogue, and wild collection of jokes, in-jokes, and meta-jokes, however? These are such stuff as dreams are made of.


Monday, June 5 2006

NCIS: The Complete First Season

Bellisario's cast, dialogue, and wild collection of jokes, in-jokes, and meta-jokes, however? These are such stuff as dreams are made of.


Saturday, December 31 1994

NCIS

Though she has more than a passing interest in death, BDSM, and the industrial-goth combo Android Lust, Abby is a veritable ray of sunshine among the body parts and analytical equipment that clutter up her workplace.


News

Monday, February 6 2012

‘NCIS’ hits the 200 mark

PASADENA, Calif. — The CBS drama “NCIS” will join a select group of prime-time TV shows Tuesday when it airs its 200th episode. Only 62 series — out


Monday, February 1 2010

Readers attack Hollywood cliches

He is an unlikely candidate for movie hero. To the casual observer, he seems to lack the peculiar inner strength and physical skills of a


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