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teenage 320 Fox’s ‘Teenage Daughter’ ratings solid (sadly); ‘Harry’s Law’ grows

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Critics might dislike Fox’s new comedy (one dubbed it a “shrieky nightmare”), but I Hate My Teenage Daughter got off to a good start in the ratings Wednesday night, while NBC’s long-suffering Harry’s Law received a welcome boost.

Fox’s X Factor (3.7 adults 18-49 rating) was steady with its last Wednesday airing two weeks ago and gave a strong lead-in to… Continue reading Fox’s ‘Teenage Daughter’ ratings solid (sadly); ‘Harry’s Law’ grows

I was hard on The Big C over the course of its first season, because I saw so much unrealized potential. The series I wanted to see didn’t show up until Season 2, which—despite some late-in-the-game fumbles—was a massive improvement over the first. Cathy became a compelling, realistic, not wacky-for-the-sake-of-being-wacky character. Not to mention the fact that all of the supporting characters, who were unsympathetic drags for most of the… Continue reading The Big C's Season 2 Finale: Life, Sadly, Isn't Fair

O30290 260x195 Successful Alcoholics: A Sadly Tragic View of Titular Boozers

“Successful Alcoholics” is a funny, yet very dark short film from director Jordan Vogt-Roberts, which was an audience hit at Sundance and SXSW last year. After playing at Sundance, SXSW, AFI and over 30 other festivals, this is the first time this short film is available online. In the film, a financially-successful young co-dependent couple is drowning in booze and yet still clinging to well-paying jobs… Continue reading Successful Alcoholics: A Sadly Tragic View of Titular Boozers