The Simpsons Couch Gag Deluxe Boxed Set

McFarlane Toys In shops now With the release of The Simpsons Movie, McFarlane Toys has been tapped to take over the toy franchise from long-time handlers Playmates. Playmates’ World of Springfield line was largely fantastic and even included a talking function...

Sweeney Todd Poster

The latest Johnny Depp / Tim Burton combo movie. Considering the two hours you spent watching Charlie and the Chocolate Factory I can see why you may be a bit skeptical. But toss in Alan Rickman and Sacha Baron Cohen? Why yes, you may just have something...

Whoopi to Move to “The View” ???

According to Variety, ABC is in final chats to bring Whoopi Goldberg on as a permanent co-host of the coffee clutch.  Sherri Sheperd is also in the mix, and the trade says that announcements on those deals could happen next week at the earliest.  Since the departure...

The Dark Knight Bootleg Teaser

Is America that nerdy that we need bootlegs of movie trailers? Here is your first peek at “The Dark Night.” Unfortunately, due to the bootleg quality its hard to make out some of the gossip worthy imagery that zooms by. I’m sure however a full...

Disney Bans Smoking

According to IMDB, Disney president and CEO Robert Iger has told Congressman Ed Markey (a Dem) that mouse films will no longer have smoking in them, stating that “depictions of cigarette smoking in future Disney-branded films will be nonexistent.”  Miramax and...

The Simpsons Movie

20th Century Fox Now playing in cinemas nationwide Though not a rabid fan of the long-running TV show, I took in the feature-length Simpsons adventure with a fair knowledge of the much-loved series and its plethora of hilarious characters. In the film, the...

Cloverfield Poster

JJ Abrams new blockbuster finally has a face, but still no name. Judging by the giant gash in the statue of liberty and the destroyed buildings in lower Manhattan, I’m guessing it’s a Godzilla type film. That, or something about...

I Hate My 30’s

  VH1 Premieres Thursday, 26 July at 10:30pm Also on VH1.com / VH1 Mobile / VH1 On-demand I like the sentiment, I must admit that.  VH1’s new scripted ensemble comedy aims to be its own incarnation of “Mad TV,” while channeling the likes of several other shows that...