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Nearly 26 million people watched Sunday’s post–Super Bowl episode of The Blacklist, but for NBC execs, exactly how many tuned in after the game is far less important than what happens now. As part of a carefully considered strategy announced last May, the Peacock is using the promotional platform afforded it by Sunday’s pigskin-palooza to move its top-rated James Spader thriller to a new home, Thursdays at 9 p.m., starting this evening. Read More: [Continue]

by Jules February 8, 2015 Leave a Comment

If you tuned into the final minutes of Super Bowl XLIX, you might think pop culture’s biggest rivalry is currently that between the Patriots and the Seahawks. But The Blacklist‘s midseason premiere introduced another pair of foes, one much more sinister than anything on the football field. Read More: [Continue]

by Jules February 8, 2015 Leave a Comment

NBC has renewed five of its dramas for the 2015-16 season, the net announced Thursday. “The Blacklist” (season 3), “Chicago Fire” (season 4), “Chicago P.D.” (season 3), “Law & Order: Special Victims Unit” (season 17) and “Grimm” (season 5) will all be returning with new seasons.
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by Jules February 8, 2015 Leave a Comment

Marvel Studios has released a new batch of images from Avengers: Age of Ultron. The images feature the Avengers team of Iron Man (Robert Downey Jr.), Captain America (Chris Evans), Thor (Chris Hemsworth), Black Widow (Scarlett Johansson), the Hulk (Mark Ruffalo), and Hawkeye (Jeremy Renner), along with newcomers Scarlet Witch (Elizabeth Olsen) and Quicksilver (Aaron Taylor-Johnson). There’s also the villainous Ultron (James Spader), the Hulkbuster armor, and whomever it is that Andy Serkis is playing, plus some behind-the-scenes shots of director Joss Whedon at work. Read More: [Continue]

by Jules February 8, 2015 Leave a Comment

Added better quality DVD captures from Secretary here

by Jules February 1, 2015 Leave a Comment

The expanded roster of Avengers has officially assembled on the cover of this month’s Empire Magazine. The cover features returning Avengers Tony Stark (Robert Downey Jr.), Thor (Chris Hemsworth), Captain America (Chris Evans), Hulk (Mark Ruffalo), Black Widow (Scarlett Johansson), and Hawkeye (Jeremy Renner), plus newcomers Quicksilver (Aaron Taylor-Johnson) and Scarlet Witch (Elizabeth Olsen). Continue here

by Jules January 31, 2015 Leave a Comment

Marvel Studios’ The Avengers: Age of Ultron is easily the most anticipated superhero movie of 2015 – and will no doubt continue to dominate headlines, just a few months out from its theatrical debut. Despite being continually in the spotlight, certain elements of the film have managed to remain at least partially under-wraps – like, the finer details of how this movie sets up for events that will transpire during Phase III of Marvel’s Shared Film Universe (be it Civil War on Earth or the rise of the new Sorcerer Supreme). Continue here

by Jules January 31, 2015 Leave a Comment

Love it or hate it, people are going to flock to see the Dakota Johnson and Jamie Dornan-starring adaptation of “Fifty Shades of Grey” come Valentine’s Day. The E.L. James bestseller has practically taken on a life of its own – colossally outsized though it may be – and in turn, has prompted an innumerable amount of think pieces and more. The marketing campaign has made it look like a souped-up lingerie ad that’s so sticky and sleazy you can practically wipe the translucent film off your computer screen. It certainly won’t be to every taste, but that won’t stop throes of people from showing up to buy a ticket for Sam-Taylor Johnson’s film once it opens on February 13th. There’s probably a smaller percentage of people out there who remember 2002’s “Secretary,” another film about submissive sex that involved a man named Mr. Grey. That would be James Spader’s Edward Grey, a droll attorney who makes a sex slave out of his bright-eyed, bushy-tailed new employee, played by Maggie Gyllenhaal, in her bravest and most committed performance. Continue here

by Jules January 31, 2015 Leave a Comment

“The Blacklist” is premiering in NBC’s coveted post-Superbowl slot this Sunday, and we’re kicking things off (note the football reference) with a roundup of everything you need to know going into the show’s premiere. Continue here

by Jules January 31, 2015 Leave a Comment

Fans of NBC’s The Blacklist have had to wait a little longer than most for their favorite show to return – with the series due back this Sunday after what seems like a never ending hiatus. Continue here

by Jules January 31, 2015 Leave a Comment