Monthly Archives: February 2011

For Your Consideration – The 83rd Annual Academy Award Liveblog

11:36 – And with the win by The King’s Speech, we’ve come to the end. Worst Oscars ever? Worst Oscars ever. 11:17 – And we’ve officially moved into the Jack’s complete lack of surprise portion of the evening.  Portman wins with … Continue reading

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For Your Consideration – Oscar Liveblog Tonight!

Tonight, tonight, The Oscars are tonight. Tonight, there will be no relief. Tonight, tonight, We’ll see the stars tonight. And for us, we’ll cringe in disbelief. Tonight the minutes seem like hours, The hours go so slowly, and still we … Continue reading

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Pop Culture Guilty Pleasures – Constantine

The more virtual time we spend together, the more you are going to come to see that I have some really geeky interests.  Chief among these are comic book-based movies.  I don’t read any comic books, and I’m certainly not … Continue reading

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For Your Consideration: The Picks Are In

As The Commish gets ready for the Oscar night LIVEBLOG extravaganza it’s time to post both my and Littlechick’s Oscar picks along with the horrible, horrible people at Entertainment Weekly, which I believe I still get three copies of every week because … Continue reading

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Weekly Watch: American Idol – So Much Crying

Fellow Idol worshippers, how did you enjoy Rounds 2 and 3 of Hollywood Week?  The producers are working overtime to whittle down their favorites, but there were some surprises along the way.  Some of the early Producer Favorites (or PFs, … Continue reading

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Revenge of the Sequels

It seems like every year somebody in the Hollywood press and beyond (see here, here, over there, in here, and why not there) derides the film industry for a lack of originality.  Bemoaning the lack of new and creative ideas … Continue reading

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Weekly Watch: American Idol – The Count is On

Fellow Idol worshippers, we’re almost there.  I’m not going to bother with the recap of the San Francisco auditions this week because at this point there’s just not that much to say.  The judges are the judges, Idol was ODing … Continue reading

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