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  1. David Fincher Pulls a Soderbergh, Will Direct the Whole Season of...

    Amos Barshad

    In an interview last week about Gone Girl, David Fincher casually let it slip that he's coming back to TV, and in a major way. While his name was heavily associated with the selling of Netflix's now-beloved House of Cards, he knocked out on...

    Blog | September 30, 2014
  2. Dreaming of Jollywood

    Amos Barshad

    In the first week of July, I went to Israel to write about a TV show. On June 12, one month before I landed, three teenagers - 16-year-olds Naftali Fraenkel and Gilad Shaer, and 19-year-old Eyal Yifrah - were abd...

    Blog | September 30, 2014
  3. The Replacements, Perfectly Imperfect, Return to 30 Rock to Play ...

    Amos Barshad

    The Replacements' reunion tour has hit the "late-night TV circuit" stage, which is also the "so is this like a full-on thing now?" stage, which comes just before the "everyone ask these dudes if they're gonna make n...

    Blog | September 10, 2014
  4. It's Official: That James Corden Guy Is Replacing Craig Ferg...

    Amos Barshad

    Hey, congrats, James Corden: You just got yourself a fancy new gig! The rumors were first reported way back on August 5 that Corden would be taking over for Craig Ferguson in CBS's 12:30 a.m. talk-show slot. Now, weeks later, we hav...

    Blog | September 08, 2014
  5. Allison 'Marnie' Williams Is Not the Peter Pan We Need,...

    Amos Barshad

    In a move seemingly engineered specifically to anger/frighten/delight/anhedonize Twitter, NBC has cast Allison Williams ... as ... PETER PAN ... in its musical Peter Pan Live. What? What? What? No, but ... what? As you may recall from our world-sp...

    Blog | July 30, 2014
  6. The Who to Celebrate 50th Anniversary With New (Last?) Album, New...

    Amos Barshad

    It looks like we've got ourselves [puts on dark sunglasses] a good, old-fashioned [pauses dramatically] Who-down. Yaaaaaaaaaah!!!! In, uh, other words: The Who is back, and planning not only a 50th anniversary tour, but quite possibly a new...

    Blog | June 30, 2014
  7. For Its 30th Birthday, ‘Ghostbusters’ Gets a Theatric...

    Amos Barshad

    The endless chatter about a third installment, plus the inherent greatness of the original, means Ghostbusters has never really been far from our minds. But now that it's 30 years old - original release date, June...

    Blog | June 05, 2014
  8. Seth MacFarlane Has a ‘Back to the Future’ DeLorean, ...

    Amos Barshad

    Seth MacFarlane, as you may have noticed, is starring in a movie. Not his voice, attached to an anthropomorphic teddy bear or an anthropomorphic dog or an anthropomorphic alien - his actual face, and body, and hands, and toes, and...

    Blog | April 30, 2014
  9. We Went There: A Nearly Empty Sunday-Night Showing of Justin Bieb...

    Amos Barshad

    One of the best things I saw at the movies this year came about 25 minutes into Justin Bieber's Believe and involved a large, possibly Icelandic man. The film had just finished running through the expected milieu — screeching tweens declaring t...

    Blog | December 30, 2013
  10. All of Joaquin Phoenix's (Fake) Rap Dreams Have Come (Semi-) True...

    Amos Barshad

    The video below is for a track called "King Push." It comes to us off Pusha-T's My Name Is My Name, which is Pusha's first-ever solo album, a release for which a lot of people have been waiting a long time. And so the mere existence of "King Push" is...

    Blog | September 30, 2013
  11. When Playing It Safe Goes Wrong: Bruno Mars Is Your Super Bowl Ha...

    Amos Barshad

    The Super Bowl halftime show is a pop institution, growing from its humble roots (your 1967 debut performer: the University of Arizona marching band!) to host wondrous curios (1989: "[Magician/impersonator] Elvis Presto, South Florida–area danc...

    Blog | September 09, 2013
  12. Songs of the Week: Karen O, Lee Bannon, The 1975, and One Filthy ...

    Amos Barshad

    Karen O, "The Moon Song" Stereogum explains: "[Spike] Jonze is about to unveil his next film — Her, with Joaquin Phoenix as a man who falls in love with a computer — and Karen has written a song for it ... in the movie, Phoenix and c...

    Blog | August 30, 2013
  13. Dave Chappelle Heckled in Hartford; Maybe Stop Doing That, Jerks

    Amos Barshad

    If you had "four days" in your office's "How long till Dave Chappelle loses it on an audience?" pool, congrats, it's time to collect some money. Last night, in Hartford, Connecticut, on just the fourth date of the Oddball Comedy & Curiosity Festival ...

    Blog | August 30, 2013
  14. Justin Timberlake: 'I Aint Playing Robin.' Now, the Riddler &

    Amos Barshad

    Scrutiny over the Man of Steel sequel, and Batman's return alongside Superman, would have been fierce no matter who was cast. But in going with their boy Ben Affleck, and nailing a perfect swirl of aptness and WTF-ness, Warner Bros. has launched feve...

    Blog | August 30, 2013
  15. The Secret Life of Walter Mitty Trailer: Ben Stiller Dreams Big

    Amos Barshad

    An adaptation of James Thurber's classic "The Secret Life of Walter Mitty" — thanks to its steady classroom presence and general winning charms, one of the best-known American short stories of all time — is a daunting-enough task. That th...

    Blog | July 30, 2013
  16. Ray Donovan Executive Producer Bryan Zuriff Leaves the Show After...

    Amos Barshad

    Back in April, the U.S. attorney in New York brought charges against a group of Russians alleged to control a sprawling criminal enterprise that included a bicoastal celebrity poker game originally run out of Tobey Maguire's house. At that point, whi...

    Blog | July 30, 2013