HBO Now – July 2015 Highlights

“7 Days in Hell” | HBO Coming to HBO NOW in July are new episodes of the latest hit HBO original series “True Detective,” “Ballers” and “The Brink” on Sunday nights, in addition to “7 Days in Hell,” a comedy special starring Andy Samberg and Kit Harington as a pair of fictional tennis players from the not-too-distant past who played the longest and greatest match of all time. The special debuts July 8 – three days before premiering on HBO. Also coming to NOW is “My Depression: The Up and Down and Up of It,” an animated short featuring the voices of Steve Buscemi, Fred Armisen and Sigourney Weaver, as well as “Packed in a Trunk,” a documentary from Jane Anderson (writer of the acclaimed HBO miniseries “Olive Kitteridge”) about her decades-long quest to find answers to the mysteries surrounding the life of her great-aunt ....more

New on Netflix for Kids & Teens: July 2015 – My Little Pony, Turbo Fast & More!

Lots of fun stuff for kids and teens on Netflix in July! “Penguins of Madagascar,” “Octonauts,” “H2O Mermaid Adventures,” and more are hitting the popular streaming service. Let’s take a closer look… Available July 1: Bad Hair Day (2015, TV-G) ....more

New on Netflix: July 2015 – Bradley Cooper in ‘Wet Hot American Summer’ Prequel

Bradley Cooper, Paul Rudd, Amy Poehler and a parade of A-List stars in a Netflix Original Series? Yes, it’s true. The gang returns for “Wet Hot American Summer: First Day of Camp.” How they worked it into their busy schedule is beyond me ....more

Divorce News! Ben Affleck and Jennifer Garner Call It Quits

In happier times, Ben Affleck and Jennifer Garner at the 2013 BAFTA Awards. I know Hollywood marriages have a terrible track record, but if anyone could have made it, I thought it’d be Ben Affleck and Jennifer Garner. They always seemed to have each others’ back and were supportive of each others’ projects ....more

Movie Review: Max

Reel Rating: 3 out of 5 Reels MPAA Rating:...more

5 Best Women Athletes on “American Ninja Warrior”

American Ninja Warrior, the hyper-athletic obstacle course reality show (and the only game show that has never had a winner), features many incredible athletes, almost exclusively men. But in the last two seasons, an elite group of women have come up through the ranks, setting records and leaving an indelible mark. Last season was such a breakthrough that it paved the way for a huge turnout of women athletes ....more

Movie Review: Ted 2

Reel Rating: 4 out of 5 Reels MPAA Rating:...more

PHOTOS: Schwarzenegger, Emilia Clarke at ‘Terminator Genisys’ L.A. Premiere

Jason Clarke, David Ellison, Dana Goldberg, Jai Courtney, Emilia Clarke, Alan Taylor, Byung-hun Lee and Arnold Schwarzenegger pose together as Paramount Pictures presents the Los Angeles premiere of “Terminator Genisys” at the Dolby Theatre in Los Angeles, California on Sunday, June 28, 2015. (Photo: Alex J. Berliner/ABImages) The cast and filmmakers of Paramount Pictures’ “Terminator Genisys,” in theaters this week, hit the red carpet at the Los...more

New Movies This Week: Terminator Genisys, Magic Mike XXL

He’s back! Arnold Schwarzenegger, that is, who returns in “Terminator Genisys.” Also in theaters, some sexy moves from Channing Tatum and the “Magic Mike” gang. Movies opening in limited release include “Faith of Our Fathers,” “Jackie & Ryan,” “In Stereo,” “Amy” and “Cartel Land.” Let’s take a closer look at the wide releases ....more

Lisa Lampanelli Goes ‘Back to the Drawing Board’ on EPIX

Lisa Lampanelli When the phone rang, the caller ID said Lisa Lampanelli. I was surprised that her assistant would call me from that number and picked up to wait my turn in the queue. Boy, was I shocked when I heard Lisa’s voice ....more