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Doctor Who executive producer Steven Moffat is always keen to point out that the now 50-year-old sci-fi show is at heart an easy-to-understand saga. But the wily scribe has no problem with having his lead character remind fans — or explain to newcomers — just what the bloody hell the show is all about. Take, for example, the point in tonight’s special Christmas episode, “The Time of the Doctor,”… Continue reading ‘Doctor Who’ special Christmas episode: What did you think about Matt Smith’s final show?

unlocking sherlock benedict cumberbatch martin freeman pbs PBS to air Sherlock special, Unlocking Sherlock, before Season 3

PBS will air a “Sherlock”-themed special, “Unlocking Sherlock,” on Sunday, Jan. 12, one week before the Season 3 premiere.

“Unlocking Sherlock” explores the creation of the contemporary retelling by Steven Moffat and Mark Gatiss of the Sherlock Holmes story.

“As excitement builds for the new season of ‘Sherlock’ on Masterpiece, we invite viewers to join us as we delve into the

arnie Arnold Schwarzeneggers Vintage A Very Special Christmas Party VideoArnold Schwarzenegger, Mike Tyson, Randy Travis, Danny DeVito and Scott Hamilton got together with a bunch of kids from the Special Olympics and made a 1988 television program A Very Special Christmas Party. If you find the Governator’s DVD and Blu-ray commentary tracks amusing, this should rank right up there with the best of them.

Arnie plays the pseudo Santa of the bunch, holding throne in a… Continue reading Arnold Schwarzenegger's Vintage 'A Very Special Christmas Party' Video

i love lucy christmas special colorized I Love Lucy Christmas Special: What did you think of the newly colorized episodes?

CBS provided a trip down memory lane on Friday (Dec. 20) by airing the “I Love Lucy Christmas Special” … in color.

That’s right, after 50 years, the classic sitcom was resurrected with new life when 1956’s “The Christmas Episode” and one of the all-time favorites, “Lucy’s Italian Movie,” were aired in full color. And while many purists were

“Downton Abbey” may not start airing its fourth season in the U.S. until January, but in the U.K. Season 4 is almost done with — the only thing left is the two-hour Christmas special. Slight spoilers ahead for the upcoming season, so don’t keep reading if you don’t want to be spoiled.

We’ve already examined the episode description and checked out the pictures released for the yuletide episode (why hello, Paul… Continue reading Watch 'Downton Abbey's' Season 4 Christmas special trailer