Tag Archives: zach braff

Do Whatever It Takes, Dude

(This is an extended preview of PopRox column appearing in Sunday’s paper.) When you spend $1.2 billion on the Olympics, you better be ready to make some money off it. NBC thought it did that in 2008 when it it ran countless promotion commercials for the Christian Slater adventure series My Own Worst Enemy. The show […]

Posted in Movies, Pop Culture, TV | Also tagged , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

It’s Not Hard — Sucky Movies Equal Sucky Returns

Time for our reminders of the week: The monthly PopRox chat is set for Friday at noon. Yesterday I asked for suggestions on a name for this monthly activity and got a great suggestion from ace Pocono Record designer Andrea Higgins: “The PopRox Nooner.” Good luck to anyone trying to beat that out. Friday at noon […]

Posted in Movies, Pop Culture, The Local Scene, TV | Also tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

The Next Michael Scott Should Be …

As we all get over the idea that Steve Carell will be gone from The Office in a year and accept that NBC intends to continue the show without him, it’s time to start realizing that Carell has gone out of his way to make sure the show is in good hands. He’s worked his […]

Posted in Movies, Pop Culture, TV | Also tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

With all these sequels and remakes, Diggstown 2 can’t be far behind. We hope.

Looks like for the foreseeable future, I’ll only be blogging Mondays, Wednesdays and Fridays. Or just three days a week. At some point, I may go back to an every day schedule, but for now we’re scaling back. But you’re not going to get any less news or insight. I normally wrote about 5,000 words a […]

Posted in Movies, Pop Culture, TV | Also tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment