Note: In honor of the Academy Awards this Sunday, we’re reposting some of our favorite Oscar-related posts from years past. The following was first published on 2/26/13, and it includes a new intro from Geek Beat author Rick Marshall.
It’s worth noting this year that we have not one, but two science-fiction films nominated for “Best Picture” honors, though it’s understandable if the ambiguous futurism of… Continue reading 'Aliens,' 'Star Wars' and the Biggest Moments for Geek Films at the Oscars
CBS’ Blue Bloods ratings jumped to the crime drama’s biggest audience since its series premiere.
The Tom Selleck drama series had 12.8 million viewers — an impressive haul for a Friday night — marking the best viewership for the show since it debuted in 2010. The 18-49 rating wasn’t too shabby either, matching the show’s season high. CBS also had season highs for Hawaii Five-0 and Undercover Boss. CBS might… Continue reading ‘Blue Bloods’ biggest audience since series premiere
It was the mother of all years when it came to major TV stories, which made it difficult to whittle them down for a Top 10. So we went with 15, instead!
In no apparent order (though honestly, does any story top the Duck Dynasty one?) here are the year’s 15 biggest newsmakers.
Phil Robertson on Duck Dynasty. Journalists loved the scandal; it gave us something to write about during the… Continue reading The biggest TV stories of 2013
Sharon Osbourne says doing her family’s famous MTV reality show was the “biggest mistake” of her life.
The Talk hostess candidly confided on the BBC’s Graham Norton Show that The Osbournes, which ran from 2002-2005, took a heavy toll on her family life.
Sharon said the demands of outrageous show meant she and rocker husband Ozzy Osbourne didn’t spend enough time with daughter Kelly and son… Continue reading Sharon Osbourne: Doing The Osbournes Reality Show Was The ‘Biggest Mistake’ Of My Life
This summer’s box office tally was a record-breaking $ 4.75 billion, so why is Hollywood so glum?
Well, there’s still the perception out there that this was a summer of big, expensive, face-planting flops, and there were dire warnings all summer that the studios should change the way they do business or risk going under, since American viewers seem tired of recycled blockbusters and… Continue reading Box Office 2013: 6 Lessons From Hollywood's Biggest Summer Ever