Monday, November 21 2011
True Blood suggests that a change in family structure within a society doesn't necessarily entail a downfall of traditional concepts of morals and values.
Thursday, September 9 2010
From the beginning of its debut, True Blood has pushed the edge of what was possible with TV violence and sex. But is there any point to the extreme sex and violence on the show? And has it gone too far?
Thursday, January 7 2010
Aside from one or two new shows, this look at the Best of TV 2009 seems awfully familiar. A look at early '60s admen? A practically incomprehensible drama about an island of airplane crash castaways? The Americanization of a UK workplace comedy? That definitely rings a bell.
Tuesday, January 13 2009
More than anything, though, I wish all those political pundits would take some time off, to rest and let their vocal cords recuperate. That truly would make for a happy new year.
Sunday, April 24 2011
The unfamiliar will only find acceptance if it is expressed in familiar terms; thus, aliens "...may have bulbous heads and triangular eyes, speak in a chillingly robotic monotone or emit a strong stench of sulphur, but otherwise they look much like Tony Blair."
Wednesday, July 17 2013
Good news humans, True Blood Vol. Four doesn't "suck". Hell some of it's even "fang"tastic!
Monday, May 20 2013
There are moments when we imagine that a character might actually meet the true death, leaving Sookie without a vampire lover to come to her rescue, for once.
Sunday, June 26 2011
In the new season of True Blood, the right-wing “nut jobs” are no longer only one-dimensional objects of ridicule: now it's looking like they may not only right, but also correct.
Sunday, June 14 2009
True Blood's second season showcases the similarities between fundamentalisms -- whether Christian or pagan.
Saturday, September 6 2008
The goofy vampire romance in True Blood is granted another perspective by Tara (Rutina Wesley), who at least seems aware of life outside of Bon Temps, Louisiana.
Friday, April 26 2013
The season six premiere of 'True Blood' is just around the corner on June 16th and HBO has released a few trailers to whet your appetites.
Wednesday, December 12 2012
True Blood's Amy Burley (Lizzy Caplan) lives a life of paradox: corrupt hipster and a conscious preacher of environmental sustainability -- for vampires.
Thursday, December 16 2010
In 2010, television brought us cops in Hawaii, bikers in California, British investigators and a different kind of situation at the Jersey shore.
Monday, May 24 2010
Various Artists True Blood: Music From The HBO Original Series Volume 2 (Elektra/Atlantic) Releasing: 25 May Yet another True Blood soundtrack is releasing tomorrow, this time
Wednesday, May 19 2010
After reading all Charlaine Harris’ Sookie Stackhouse novels to date and devouring the first two seasons of HBO’s True Blood, you may be left
Thursday, June 23 2011
LOS ANGELES — Playing an aloof, sexy Viking vampire sheriff on HBO's "True Blood" requires many things of Swedish actor Alexander Skarsgard, not least among them
Monday, July 12 2010
It scarcely seems plausible that an ordinary human could be the most vivid character on HBO's ghoulish "True Blood," a show teeming with supernatural, larger-than-death
Wednesday, June 9 2010
It's finally time for the "Blood"-thirsty to be appeased. Yes, "True Blood," television's most outrageous and lascivious series, returns Sunday for its third season
Sunday, May 2 2010
"Ode to TV Theme Songs" (To the tune of "The Ballad of Gilligan's Island") Just sit right back and you'll hear a tale a tale
Friday, January 15 2010
You may hate awards shows, but the participation of Ricky Gervais as host could make for a funny and unpredictable Golden Globes this Sunday. Gervais