Metacritic Features and Reports: TV

  1. Six Picks for the Week of September 27-October 3

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    Published: September 26, 2010
    At the rate critics are friending "The Social Network," it might just be the best movie of the year (so far). This week also brings a sequel to the game "Dead Rising," a new David Cross comedy series, and a rare good horror remake.
  2. This Week: What We Learned About Fall TV, Early Oscar Buzz, and Sundance Films

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    Published: September 24, 2010
    It's never too early to declare a winner of the Fall TV season. Plus, we look at how this year's Sundance films have scored with critics when they reached theaters, and we survey the latest Oscar buzz in the wake of a few major film festivals.
  3. Six Picks for the Week of September 20-26

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    Published: September 19, 2010
    Fall TV premiere week brings with it several notable new and returning shows, including "Dexter" and "Lone Star." Plus, a sequel arrives for "Wall Street" (a mere 23 years later), while Sid Meier's strategy classic "Civilization" gets a major overhaul.
  4. Six Picks for the Week of September 13-19

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    Published: September 12, 2010
    It's a busy week in the world of entertainment: Gamers have a "Halo" prequel and new PlayStation controller, while TV fans can finally get their first taste of Martin Scorsese's "Boardwalk Empire." Find out more about all six of this week's picks inside.
  5. This Week: What We Learned About Interpol, FX, Joaquin Phoenix, and More

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    Published: September 9, 2010
    Our new column takes a look at a few interesting developments from the past week in entertainment. This week, we look at the Mercury Music Prize, "I'm Still Here," the new Interpol album, and TV network FX's winning streak.
  6. Six Picks for the Week of September 6-12

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    Published: September 5, 2010
    Milla Jovovich and Maggie Q are killers, Chelsea Handler is an awards show host, and Joaquin Phoenix is -- well, we're still not sure. This week's batch of picks includes the VMAs, another Resident Evil movie, and the first promising new shows of the fall TV season.
  7. The Emmy Awards: Winners, Losers, and Analysis

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    Published: August 30, 2010
    Our look at last night's Emmy ceremony includes a list of winners, an analysis of the evening's surprises, and a look at what TV critics are saying about the broadcast.
  8. Fall TV Preview: Calendar of Premiere Dates

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    Published: August 26, 2010
    Our fall TV calendar lists the premiere dates for over 100 new and returning shows between now and November.
  9. Fall Reality TV Preview: 15 New & Returning Shows

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    Published: August 24, 2010
    Tony Danza, Sarah Palin, Leif Garrett, and Jimmy Johnson are all about to start getting real (though, sadly, not all on the same show). Our preview of fall's reality television lineup has details on new and returning shows featuring these "celebrities" and regular folks seeking their first taste of fame.
  10. Six Picks for the Week of August 23-29

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    Published: August 22, 2010
    This week's best bets in entertainment include a giant "Lost" DVD set with extra footage, the theatrical return of "Avatar" with extra footage, and the Primetime Emmy Awards (with no extra footage, but, presumably, a lot of commercials).
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