Does It Matter That The TV Version Of Constantine Is Straight?

This fall is seeing a huge crop of comic-book TV shows, and one of the most promising is Constantine. The trench-coated antihero who copes with the unsavory side of magic is getting a more faithful portrayal. Except he won't smoke. And now we're hearing his sexuality will be toned down too. Does it matter? » 7/14/14 12:58pm 7/14/14 12:58pm

When Is It Okay to Root for the Villain?

Unless you never ever ever go on the Internet or have never heard of Tumblr or Twitter, you are probably aware that NBC's Hannibal has a rabid, devoted fandom, and rightly so. In terms of a series that is worth being added to the Lecter Canon, few could ask for more than the riveting duo of Mads Mikkelsen and Hugh… » 3/10/14 11:52am 3/10/14 11:52am

Revealed: The Inspiration for Galactica's Greatest Painting

There's been speculation about that painting in Admiral Adama's quarters ever since BSG's first season. Humorist and sci-fi fiend John Hodgman, who wrote about the show for The New York Times Magazine, is obsessed with it, and the burned, broody painting has been dissected carefully on both BSG forums and Wikipedia.… » 12/03/07 2:15pm 12/03/07 2:15pm