Battlestar Galactica: The Final Season

Well, the fourth and final season of Battlestar Galactica is finally here. On one hand I am sure you are all disappointed that this will be the end of BSG, but considering the state of the series I’m glad that no further harm can be done to what was once the finest show on television. […]

Mid Season Breaks Irritate Fans

I have some questions about contemporary television programming. First, what’s with the mid-season break that interrupts so many popular television programs? Are the studios really incapable of filming an entire season of their fans’ favorite shows? I distinctly remember having twenty two weeks of almost un-interrupted entertainment from a series before it ended for the […]

Viral Advertising: Movies don’t sell themselves anymore.

When I was a kid movies were advertised based on their content. Television spots would tempt you with tales of daring or high adventure. I remember a trailer for the first Indiana Jones movie, Raiders of the Lost Ark. The advertising basically outlined the entire plot of the film so that you the viewer, might […]