CMT Music Awards 2014 had some excellent performances, highlighted by Eric Church and Lzzy Hale rocking out on “That’s Damn Rock & Roll,” and Miranda Lambert and Carrie Underwood with nothing bad about “Somethin’ Bad.”
Of course, there were also a few duds — we’re looking at you, Dierks Bentley and your dancing flight attendants. Heck, CMT didn’t even post video of Hunter Hayes’… Continue reading 2014 CMT Music Awards performance videos ranked best to worst
Recent years have seen the rise of an odd trend. Documentary films, once relegated to art house cinemas, have begun playing in major multiplexes and performing well at the box office. Perhaps the subject matter has a lot to do with it. The bulk of the hits aren’t politically motivated or educational, but chilling looks at the world’s greatest mysteries, disasters and horrors. These… Continue reading Grading the Best (and Worst) Cameramen in Found-Footage Horror
There’s nothing in the new trailer for The Expendables 3 to suggest the film improves upon the first two, but why should it? The original snatched up $ 274 million worldwide and the second claimed $ 305 million. It makes total sense that the folks behind the third installment’s marketing campaign would stick with what works and dish out a trailer that promises to deliver more of what you love… Continue reading The Best - and Worst - Movie Trailers of the Week
Louis C.K. on “Saturday Night Live”? What could be better than that?
But not every “SNL” sketch is created equal, so it’s definitely worthwhile to figure out which sketches worked and which did not.
Before getting to the individual sketches, however, it may be necessary to point out that just about every moment that included host Louis C.K. was hilarious. He was even funny in the parts that didn’t really make sense… Continue reading 'Saturday Night Live' with Louis C.K.: What were the best and worst sketches?
If you want to make a grown man cry, all you have to do is bring up “Rainbow Connection.” Few characters carry the cultural cache of the Muppets, who have been delighting children and moving adults for nearly 40 years. Jim Henson’s genius creations made it okay to love talking animals made out of cloth and, more importantly, they starred in countless hours of entertainment… Continue reading Ranking the Muppet Movies from Worst to Best