Torchwood: Miracle Day ratings drifting into apocalyptic territory?

When Torchwood: Miracle Day premiered on Starz, the show was getting in the neighborhood of 1.5 million viewers, which was respectable but about the same as Starz' recently-cancelled Camelot. With the second episode, the show dipped to about 1.4 million, and Entertainment Weekly warned that if it dipped much further,… » 8/25/11 11:30am 8/25/11 11:30am

What Will The Post-Lost, Post-Heroes Era Look Like?

Two genre TV shows really broke out of the pack and captured the popular imagination in the past half-decade: Lost and Heroes. They both showed how genre TV can rule the DVR era. What's going to happen when they're gone? » 3/02/10 1:37pm 3/02/10 1:37pm

The Most Shocking Gunfight Ever, From Last Night's Jericho

This scene from last night's episode of post-apocalyptic survival show Jericho really startled me. I had to rewind my DVR a bit, because I didn't believe what I was seeing at first. It was the first really surprising thing in this whole season of Jericho, which has been cool and subversive, but not really startling… » 3/05/08 5:30pm 3/05/08 5:30pm