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The Tim Burton you liked is back
This third installment of the billion-dollar animated franchise contains as much cinematic confection as an 85-minute movie can bear.
That's a song Capathia Jenkins (above) sang in Broadway's Martin Short: Fame Becomes Me a few years ago, spoofing the way so many musicals rely on a plus-sized African American powerhouse to save the evening with a big belty number. And naturally she stopped the show as she sang it. And she's at i ... More >>
Saturday Night Live is switching up their cast, and the New York Times has confirmed the new lineup. Who's out and who's in this season, which everyone will tell you is worse than the season before regardless?
We will never own one of these. Whee, the 62nd Annual (Primetime!) Emmys have been announced. There aren't that many surprises: As usual, HBO rocks, as does Mad Men, True Blood, 30 Rock, Glee, Neil Patrick Harris, and Tina Fey. Losties may get another chance to see the objects of their affect ... More >>
Ray Mickshaw/FOX The only intrigue raised by last night's uneventful competition night of the finale was how in the world Cathy Dennis, who wrote the wonderful "Toxic" and "Can't Get You Out of My Head," collaborated with Kara DioGuardi on the awful new Idol winner's anthem, "No Boundaries." Winner ... More >>
Short leaves nothing to be desiredexcept something to be funny about
The Year in TV
Andrew O'Hagan Does the Fame-Pathology Novel Right
In New York, the Sport of 'SNL' Spoofs Is Treading Water
Faye said she felt Chinatown 'gave people something to put their dreams on.' (It's better than a wire hanger.)
''In the new George Michael video, two very arresting male cops are locked in a passionate kiss, bringing new meaning to the word entrapment.''
A Winter Movie Preview
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