Category: Lists

The Way, Way Back, Fruitvale Station, Ain’t Them Bodies Saints & 7 Other New or Upcoming Cures to the Summer Movie Blues

Tired of this especially long-seeming Summer of big budget blockbusters in which collectively countless skyscrapers have fallen, untold millions have perished, and logic and emotional catharsis seem to continually take the day off?  Heck, it’s […]

Top 10 Whose Line is it Anyway? Clips

I loved the originally-British, eventually Drew Carey-hosted, improv-extravaganza that was Whose Line is it Anyway?. From the lanky expressiveness of human-cartoon hybrid, Ryan Stiles to the “I don’t know what I’m doing. No, really, I’m […]

18 Actors Who Died During the Production of Live-Action American TV Shows

It’s more than a day later, and it still doesn’t quite feel real that Cory Monteith is dead. Such things are certainly tragedies. However, there is also a practical implication as well: what becomes of […]

What We Learned from the 10 Biggest Box Office Bombs Since 2003

From a certain point of view, things have been incredibly rosy at the domestic and worldwide box office all Summer.  There have been several hits, big (Iron Man 3, Man of Steel, Fast & Furious […]

Celebrity Voice Acting Roles Which Were Re-Cast During the Production of Famous Animated Films

Tom Selleck was the original Indiana Jones, Eric Stoltz the original Marty McFly, and Lance Henriksen the original Terminator.  These are among the many well-known examples of famous roles which were re-cast during the production […]

Comparing 19 Remarkably Similar Pairs of Movies That Were Released Within 1 Year of Each Other

Sometimes a story idea is so great it has to be told twice.  Other times the story barely warrants a single telling let alone two.  Unfortunately, Hollywood usually can’t tell the difference resulting in the […]

Nitpicking Man of Steel: 4 Things We Liked & 4 Things We Didn’t

At the conclusion of the midnight showing of Man of Steel I attended, around half the crowd erupted into standing applause while the other half quickly queued for the exits appearing to collectively prepare their “It was […]

A History of Depictions of Same-Sex Marriage Ceremonies on TV

Be it a daytime soap opera, live-action drama/sitcom, or even an animated comedy, TV shows have seemingly given us every potential hilarious mishap, long-forgotten love interest yelling “I object!”, and last-second doubts possible from the […]

The Almost Doctors – Hugh Grant, Bill Nighy & 12 Other Actors Almost Cast as the Doctor on Doctor Who

This past week it was rumored that Rory Kinnear had been offered the part of the Doctor on Doctor Who, replacing the departing Matt Smith [see our article about it here]. The BBC has now […]

10 Life Lessons NBC’s Hannibal has Taught Us

NBC’s ratings challenged, but recently renewed, Hannibal is winding down, and I’ve made it known that I’m a huge fan of the series. So, I thought it would be worthwhile point out the valuable life lessons the series […]