On Demand DVD New Releases: Sept. 1-7

On Demand DVD New Releases: Sept. 1-7

On Demand Dvd New Releases: Sept. 1-7 For No Good Reason The works of Ralph Steadman are some of the most amazing and “out there” pieces put on canvas. This film explores Steadman’s art and politics, including the time he spent working alongside Hunter S. Thompson. (R, 1:29) 9/2 From the Rough Catana Starks was the first African-American woman to coach an all-men’s college team. With no scholarships and only one US student, she worked to build a unique, global team. Taraji P. Henson, Michael Clarke Duncan (PG, 1:27) 9/2 Moms’ Night Out A stay-at-home mom needs a break and plans a long overdue … Continue reading

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2014 NHRA U.S. Nationals TV schedule on ESPN networks

2014 NHRA U.S. Nationals TV Schedule

ESPN2 and ESPN3 air live coverage of the NHRA U.S. Nationals from Lucas Oil Raceway in Indianapolis Aug. 29-Sept. 1. Live qualifying begins Friday, Aug. 29, on ESPN3 at 6pm ET, and continues Saturday with six hours of live qualifying coverage on ESPN2. The eliminations air live on ESPN3 Monday beginning at 11:30am ET, with coverage starting an hour later on ESPN2. Dave Rieff calls the action with analysts Mike Dunn and Gary Scelzi. NHRA Chevrolet Performance U.S. Nationals TV schedule on ESPN networks Friday, Aug. 29 Chevrolet Performance NHRA U.S. Nationals Qualifying, 6-8pm ET, ESPN3 (Live) Sunday, Aug. 31 … Continue reading

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Food Network announces Cutthroat Kitchen Superstar Sabotage cast, schedule!

cutthroat kitchen superstar sabotage

For three-plus seasons, amused fans of Alton Brown’s deliciously devious Food Network cooking competition Cutthroat Kitchen have watched chefs from around the country struggle to create tasty dishes under comically challenging circumstances. Stuff like handling sharp knives and delicate ingredients while wearing a toy Incredible Hulk fist, or crafting Bananas Foster from teeny-weeny banana candies — hardships foisted on them by fellow competitors, all of whom started out with $25,000 to spend judiciously (or not) on the silly sabotages in an effort to be the last chef standing with their cooking cred intact and a few bucks in their pocket. … Continue reading

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History recreates vintage Houdini posters with Adrien Brody to promote original miniseries

History recreates vintage Houdini posters with Adrien Brody to promote original miniseries

On Sept. 1 and 2, History will debut a two-night scripted miniseries called Houdini, chronicling the life of famed escape artist Harry Houdini (born Ehrich Weiss). Adrien Brody stars in the production, which follows the illusionist as he finds fame, engages in espionage, battles spiritualists and encounters the greatest names of the era. Kristen Connolly costars as Bess, the love of Harry’s life and his right hand when it came to many of his feats. RELATED: INTERVIEW WITH ADRIEN BRODY Adding to the realism of the production, iconic, vintage posters of Houdini have been recreated to feature Adrien Brody’s likeness, … Continue reading

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Dating Naked Episode 7 Recap : AJ and Liddy

Dating Naked Season 7

After the revelation that Ashley and Alika, two of last week’s participants are getting married (they actually got married Aug. 6, but their wedding will be televised on VH1 Sept, 18), I have to look at Dating Naked Episode 7 as more than hot bodies hooking up. There is an honest-to-God chance that people might meet, fall in love and get married! Let’s see if today can up the number of married nudists. AJ Age 30 from Berkeley, CA. He’s a pro wrestler Has been single for 7 years and he’s a big Nickleback fan. And he admitted that. Which … Continue reading

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Gypsy Sisters Season 3 episode 2 recap: Big Fun in the Big Easy

Gypsy Sisters Season 3 episode 2 recap: Big Fun in the Big Easy

After the girls had all kinds of man trouble (and the usual each-other trouble) in last week’s Gypsy Sisters Season 3 premiere, Kayla, Nettie, Mellie, JoAnn and Annie have decided to make a ladies-only trek to the Big Easy to reconnect and rejuvenate. • RELATED: We talk Gypsy Sisters Season 3 with Kayla and Nettie! We start the episode with Kayla celebrating her newfound freedom with an ice cream date with Danielle and Sissy … and a brand-new white luxury sedan that she proudly notes breaks the Romanichal tradition of driving a trusty pickup. Kayla, temporarily encamped at a hotel while … Continue reading

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Adrien Brody as Houdini in History’s two-part miniseries is simply spectacular

Adrien Brody as Houdini

Adrien Brody as Houdini is simply captivating. Brody stars in History’s two-part miniseres — Houdini — airing Monday, Sept. 1 and Tuesday, Sept. 2 at 9pm ET/PT. Ehrich Weiss, the man known to the world as Harry Houdini, was one of America’s first superstars. Oscar winner Brody defies expectations yet again in this telefilm, portraying the famed escape artist and illusionist. The two-part miniseries starts via a self-narration, where Brody voices: “Fear is how I know I’m alive. Unlike other people, I don’t escape life. I escape death.” The film takes us on a fast-paced, thrilling ride throughout Harry’s psyche, … Continue reading

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FXX announces post-marathon schedule for “The Simpsons”

FXX announces post-marathon schedule for "The Simpsons"

The 12-day marathon of every episode of The Simpsons ever made (plus The Simpsons Movie) has done well for FXX, and it still has five days to go as of this writing, continuing through Sept. 1. FXX says that through its first six days, the marathon grew in viewership each day, and FXX has ranked as a Top 5 Basic Cable Network on each night. Tuesday night’s primetime portion (8-11pm) drove the network to a No. 1 rank among all basic cable networks in Adults 18-49 (1.07 million) and Adults 18-34 (764,000). It ranked No. 1 outright, inclusive of broadcast … Continue reading

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Labor Day 2014 TV programming

Labor Day 2014 TV programming

Labor Day 2014 is Monday, Sept. 1, a bit early this year. Leading up to, and through that day, over the weekend, TV will once again air a number of programming marathons, sports, movies and more to help you enjoy some of the time off you may have. Here is some of the notable TV programming airing over the Labor Day 2014 weekend (all times Eastern): Labor Live – Animal Planet.com. Throughout Labor Day weekend, Animal Planet’s Labor Live cam will capture live animal births as they happen from the Nebraska State Fair, including live deliveries of calves, chicks, lambs … Continue reading

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NCAA kickoff 2014: Opening weekend college football schedule

2014 College Football Schedule

Opening weekend college football schedule and highlights Highlights Thursday, Aug. 28 Boise State vs. Ole Miss ESPN, 8pm ET Live The Georgia Dome in Atlanta hosts the season-opening Chick-fil-A Kickoff Game between the Boise State Broncos and the Ole Miss Rebels. Friday, Aug. 29 Colorado State vs. Colorado FOX Sports 1, 9pm ET It’s the Rocky Mountain Showdown rivalry game tonight at Denver’s Sports Authority Field at Mile High as the Colorado State Rams take on the Colorado Buffaloes. Saturday, Aug. 30 West Virginia vs. Alabama ABC & ESPN2, 3:30pm ET College football’s opening weekend continues today with this big … Continue reading

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