DAVID BIANCULLI

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2011
Jun
29
 
 
Latest to pin down fall debut dates: CBS. The new comedy 2 Broke Girls gets a big Monday night curiosity tune-in following Ashton Kutcher's arrival on Two and a Half Men, while The Good Wife moves to Sunday following The Amazing Race and leading in to CSI: Miami. (Big question: Why?...)
 
 
 
  
 
 
2011
Jun
16
 
 
And THWAP! And KA-POW! The campy '60s sensation has become a nightly ritual at our house. The 11:30 p.m. ET airing of Batman on cable channel The Hub is a pretty swell way to end the day -- the deadpan delirium of title star Adam West, the funky parade of movie stars playing silly villains in comic book adventures...
 
 
 
  
 
 
2011
Jun
16
 
 
Feeling behind the curve on some of the tube's coolest series? Settle in for some quick weekend catch-up on top titles from HBO and AMC. "True Blood" races through the entirety of its first three seasons before Season 4 kicks off...Tune to HBO Zone for nonstop immersion in the vampires, werewolves and other odd inhabitants of Bon Temps, Louisiana.
 
 
 
  
 
 
2011
Jun
9
 
 
The-Protector-Ally-Walker.jpg NBC just announced it's burning off the previous-regime sitcom Friends With Benefits starting June 25. (And yes, that's a Saturday, which tells you what the current regime thinks of the show.) This also reminds me that I'm waaaay late in posting a list of summer programs on the networks and cable channels, so you know what to look forward to (or avoid).
 
 
 
  
 
 
2011
Jun
8
 
 
gunsmoke-arness-curtis.jpgJames Arness isn't just prime time's Iron Man in terms of playing a classic character for the longest time, as Bianculli noted earlier this week. Arness also remains perhaps TV's most enduring man, as proven by the ubiquity of his Marshal DIllon western Gunsmoke -- still airing on not one but two cable channels, nearly 40 years after its original run...