Which mainstream shows are scifi and fantasy in disguise?

As much as we love science fiction and fantasy here, we have to admit they have a limited range. Or do they? Mainstream shows don’t have aliens or gnomes, but sometimes they capture the feelings of otherworldliness and outrageousness better than scifi and fantasy. What are your favorite stealth genre shows? » 4/26/13 4:00pm 4/26/13 4:00pm

Finally, a TV show about what it's really like to be a sexy…

Having conquered the female woman lady audience with Lena Dunham's award-winning Girls TV series, HBO has gone back to the well — the exact same well — probably the exact same bucket, too — and brought us Robots, a show about young robots living in Brooklyn, having sexy times, yelling about things, and basically… » 1/30/13 4:30pm 1/30/13 4:30pm

Girls In Speed Racer Get Matching Lipstick, Outfits, and Aprons

Christina Ricci wants you to know how her character in Speed Racer gets to kung fu fight, fly a helicopter, and wear matching lipstick. She even has "a specific outfit that she wears when she flies the helicopter." Ricci says the film celebrates her "as a girl and a woman," and adds that the Mom character "always has… » 2/05/08 2:30pm 2/05/08 2:30pm