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American Idol: Arch Angels

Last night, American Idol met us in St. Louis, where we were looking forward to dancing the Hoochee Koochee. Unfortunately, the last stop on the audition tour (phew!) didn’t find too much by way of talent—with a couple notable exceptions. There was also a lot of filler, so consider yourselves lucky if you DVR’d this episode in advance. Let’s dive right in.

The Good:

Contestant Johnny Keyser was unveiled to us at… Continue reading American Idol: Arch Angels

Cable On DemandCable offers VOD programming (same-day-as-disc releases, older titles and pre-theatrical exclusives) for rent, usually for 24- or 48-hour periods at prices from about $ 2.99 for older titles to $ 9.99 for new or exclusive releases. Since cable offers a direct connection from your cable provider, its VOD offerings are usually less prone to outside interference and can be streamed with surround sound and 3D when available.

Paul… Continue reading The VOD Report: 'Our Idiot Brother,' 'Another Earth,' 'One Day,' 'The Devil's Double' and the Pre-Theatrical Title 'Angels Crest'

charlies-angels-abc-review.jpg“Charlie’s Angels” apparently doesn’t have any more life in it.

The reboot of the iconic 1970s series has been canceled after just a handful of episodes according to a network source.

The program, which features Minka Kelly, Rachael Taylor and Annie Ilonzeh, has been plagued by low ratings in the prime time slot of Thursday… Continue reading 'Charlie's Angels' is dead; Reboot was plagued by low ratings

All you really need to know about Charlie’s Angels, ABC’s remake of the sexy ’70s private-eye drama, is that the ladies make a major break in a case when they find a safe full of secrets under a kitty litter box. Unfortunately, sifting through all the crap this show shovels into your eyes won’t reward you with any such treasure. Charlie’s Angels is bad.

There was real potential here to camp… Continue reading Charlie's Angels: This Thing Is THE WORST

x-factor-thursday-ratings-fox.jpgFast National ratings for Thursday, Sept. 22, 2011

Fall programming continued to roll out last night, making for a rerun-free Thursday that included four series premieres.

Most notably, however, is the second night of FOX’s “The X Factor,” which performed almost the same as its Wednesday outing.

ABC’s “Charlie’s Angels” reboot was greeted with modest ratings, falling short of the network’s two-hour “Grey’s Anatomy” premiere. And… Continue reading TV Ratings: 'X Factor' holds, 'Charlie's Angels' off to modest start