Posts tagged "tv movies"

Some Thoughts On Lifetime’s Casting For Their “Unauthorized” “Beverly Hills, 90210″ & “Melrose Place” TV Movies

I would not have been surprised if a used popsicle stick topped with discarded Barbie hair had been cast as Donna Martin. But it’s not that bad!

Amelia McDonell-Parry | July 22, 2015 - 4:27 pm

The First Clip From Lifetime’s “The Unauthorized ‘Saved By The Bell’ Story” Is Super Awks

Let’s be clear about two things: Lifetime’s behind-the-scenes movie about the making of “Saved by the Bell” is going to be a hot mess and I am going to watch…

Amelia McDonell-Parry | August 8, 2014 - 5:00 pm

The Incest Vibes Continue In “Petals On The Wind,” Lifetime’s Sequel To “Flowers In The Attic”

Huzzah! A week from today, I’ll be sleeping in thanks to the Memorial Day holiday and anticipating the premiere of “Petals On The Wind,” Lifetime’s followup to the hugely successful TV movie…

Amelia McDonell-Parry | May 19, 2014 - 3:30 pm

The 8 Best/Worst Moments From “Liz & Dick”

So, did everyone watch Lifetime’s sure-to-be-a-classic original movie “Liz & Dick,” starring Lindsay Lohan as Dame Elizabeth Taylor and Grant Bowler as Richard Burton, last night? I did. In fact,…

Amelia McDonell-Parry | November 26, 2012 - 11:00 am

11 Things You Didn’t Know About “Liz & Dick”

Tonight marks the beginning of a new holiday: “Liz & Dick” Day! Lindsay Lohan is making her debut as cultural icon Elizabeth Taylor in the highly anticipated, critically panned biopic…

College Candy | November 25, 2012 - 11:30 am

Who Should Play Anna Nicole Smith In The New Lifetime Movie About Her Life?

Is there any pleasure guiltier than Lifetime Television for Women? It’s so pleasingly masochistic — I mean, is there anywhere else on TV where women are so often murdering or…

Julie Gerstein | August 29, 2012 - 8:00 am

Lifetime Movies For Republicans Who Don’t Understand Rape

Republicans are airing sexual ignorances this week. Representative Steve King of Iowa has “never heard of” statutory rape causing pregnancy; Senate nominee Tom Smith thinks “having a baby out of wedlock” is “similar to”

NYMag.com | August 28, 2012 - 5:20 pm

The Trailer For The Black Reboot Of “Steel Magnolias” Has Arrived!

Question: can Lifetime really call their remake — featuring an all black cast — of the ’80s classic “Steel Magnolias” an “original movie”? Because the story line and all the…

Amelia McDonell-Parry | July 3, 2012 - 1:40 pm

Oprah Headed To Broadway, HBO

What will Oprah do with her days once her talk show ends? She divulged to The Chicago Tribune that, in addition to running her own network, she is planning to…

Kate Torgovnick/Kate-Book.com | May 11, 2011 - 6:40 pm

Guy Pearce Was A Teenage Bodybuilder

“I won the junior state championship when I was about 16. I just found the whole world of bodybuilding really fascinating. The idea of actually changing yourself was fascinating, and…

Kate Torgovnick/Kate-Book.com | April 10, 2011 - 6:00 pm

Julianne Moore Was Supposed To Play Hillary Clinton

Julianne Moore is set to play Sarah Palin in “Game Change,” the HBO movie about the 2008 presidential election. But a few years before, she was in line to play…

Kate Torgovnick/Kate-Book.com | April 7, 2011 - 5:40 pm