Articles tagged "fox"

  1. Are These New Series Crazy Enough To Work?

    Valerie David

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    TV networks are constantly searching for fresh material, and with so much competition for viewers, the pressure for unique ideas is high. Peculiar hybrid shows and alternate realities draw immediate…

  2. 5 Things We Want to See in Season Two of “Empire”

    Rebecca Edwards

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    We didn’t know what was about to hit us when “Empire” premiered on FOX last year. This lavish, hip-hop soap took prime time by storm, and we were just getting…

  3. Why “Wayward Pines” Was Better and Worse Than Expected

    Rebecca Edwards

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    “Wayward Pines,” with its time-shifting twists, creepy mind games, and M. Night Shyamalan sensibilities drew big audiences and broke DVR records. The combination of Matt Dillon and keep-you-guessing mystery was…

  4. 5 New Crime-Fighting Shows from FOX

    Valerie David

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    The crime-fighting genre is a big business for TV, and each season we see many of the same lawyer and cop show ideas rehashed and repackaged. This fall, however, FOX…

  5. 5 TV Characters We Like Better as Villains

    Valerie David

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    We never really connect with some characters on our favorite shows. They could be irritating or boring, or the actor does a poor job of selling the character. Fans eventually…

  6. 5 Ways To Be More Like “Empire’s” Cookie

    Rebecca Edwards

    Empire

    No television heroine in recent memory has garnered as much attention as the over-the-top matriarch of the Lyon clan on “Empire.” Even months after the season finale, we still can’t…

  7. FOX’s “Wayward Pines” This Summer’s Guilty Pleasure

    Rebecca Edwards

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    Matt Dillon, M. Night Shyamalan, and a quirky-creepy “Twin Peaks” vibe, oh my! FOX just may have found a way to keep you inside this summer – at least for…

  8. “Last Man on Earth” – More Omega Bland Than Omega Man

    Jonathan Deesing

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    I was cautiously excited for FOX’s new series “The Last Man on Earth,” starring Will Forte as Phil Miller. I’m a sucker for anything post-apocalypse and I’ve enjoyed just about…

  9. “Brooklyn Nine-Nine” is Damn Funny

    Jonathan Deesing

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    From the outset, “Brooklyn Nine-Nine” had a lot working against it. Entering the oversaturated and overdone cop genre as a comedy raised more than a few eyebrows. Some questioned whether…

  10. Necessities for a Perfect “The X-Files” Return

    Rebecca Edwards

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    There has never been a show I was more devoted to than “The X-Files.” If I went on vacation, my road trip plans, flights, and accommodations were organized around not…