Monthly Archives: October 2011

HBO Go Features Some Classic Horror Films In Honor Of Halloween

Happy Halloween! Trick-or-Treaters will be hitting the pavement tonight, and if you are stuck at home handing out candy, why not put a classic “Horror Movie” on and enjoy a night in. HBO Go is part of the premium cable network that initially rolled out a browser-based version of its HBO Go service in early […]

Other Pay TV Subscribers May Lose FOX Channel November 1st: Make The Switch To DISH Network To Avoid The Hassle

More than two dozen News Corp. owned cable channels may be dropped by service provider DirecTV Group Inc. on November 1st if the two companies can’t reach an agreement on the new distribution deal. Some of these channels include FX, The National Geographic Channel, 19 regional sports networks, and a handful of other sports channels. […]

Beavis and Butt-Head are Back: Catch them tonight on MTV at 10pm

Huh-Huh, Huh-huh, Huh-Huh, does that sound familiar? If it does, then you should know that Beavis and Butt-head are back! Beavis and Butt-Head premiere on MTV Thursday, October 27th at 10pm. Exciting for fans of the show, but the question is will it be as edgy as it once was. Back when it debuted in […]

Don’t miss all the Thrills and Chills on ‘American Horror Story’ the Halloween Edition

  Continuing with the Halloween inspired programming, Wednesday night is full of chills and thrills. ‘American Horror Story’ is sure to not disappoint. While this hit show is already very creepy, the producers are giving it an extra touch for Halloween. Part 1 is a Halloween-set arc that has the Harmon’s doing their best to […]

Don’t Miss The Simpsons Halloween Special ‘Treehouse of Horror XXII’ on FOX

Everyone seems to be getting in the Halloween spirit. Even the residents of Springfield are taking part. In the upcoming ‘Treehouse of Horror XXII’ episode, the creators pay homage to hit TV show ‘Dexter’. Ned Flanders will take on the role of “Dexter Morgan” who believes that God is instructing him to murder various residents […]

Taking a Look Back at all the Great Halloween Themed Programming

The countdown to Halloween is on. While you may be busy getting your costume together, making sure you have a party to go, or that you have enough candy for the trick or treaters, it is important to remember that your DVR is filling up with tons of great Halloween programming. Halloween is a time in […]

Catch Thrilling New Drama ‘Homeland’ Sundays at 10pm on Showtime

For those of you that enjoyed the series ‘24’ should tune into ‘Homeland’. ‘Homeland’ is executive produced by Howard Gordon who also produced ‘24’. The Showtime original series is centered on a prisoner of war, Sgt. Nicholas Brody (Damien Lewis), who was presumed dead after the invasion of Baghdad. Once Brody is retrieved from the […]

DVR Usage Increases: TV Show Rankings Become Harder To Track

Many primetime shows are seeing their ratings go through the roof when a week’s worth of DVR usage is included in their tests. Times have changed and many families and households rely on their DVR when tuning in to their favorite programs. DVR penetration has reached 42% viewers and it is having a huge impact […]

Don’t Miss Kelsey Grammer’s New Hit Series ‘Boss’ on STARZ

Kelsey Grammer Stars in a new series ‘Boss’. ‘Boss’ is a new STARZ original series that starts Friday, October 21st, 2011 at 10pm. Grammer plays Mayor “Tom Kane”, who sits like a spider at the center of Chicago’s web of power. This web that he is surrounded by is a covenant of people. They have […]

DISH Network Gets A Boost In Ratings From Moody’s Investor Service

DISH Network receives a shot in the arm from their investors. Moody’s investor service raised several credit ratings for the company yesterday. The corporate rating went from a Ba3 to a Ba2. They confirmed an overall “Stable” rating outlook for DISH Network. A major reason for this boost, cited by Moody’s, is the litigation settlement […]