When Michael Jackson stopped working with Quincey Jones his music stopped being good. Now Our Lady Peace is moving on from their long time producer as well. Oh no! Is there a “Dangerous” on the horizon for OLP as well?
Don’t look now but, it’s Burt Reynolds versus Osama bin Laden. Get him Bandit!
DVD shipments have been seen reaching lofty heights as the busy Christmas Season approaches. And you wonder why I am always broke!
Seriously! Get ready for a bad pun. Are you ready? Then here it is: In the wake of the events of September 11th, patriotic American music is exploding on the charts. Hey! I warned you it was bad.
But was it tasteless? You tell me. Click on the “Submit Story” link to the left and let me know.
The next installment of Survivor will take place at the beach. In a place called Nuku Hiva. It means “…no worries.”
Here is some good news. The horrible show “Inside Schwartz” will be benched during November sweeps. Please NBC, bring back Jesse!
Here are the new DVD and video releases for Tuesdat, October 23rd, 2001
MONTY PYTHON AND THE HOLY GRAIL: SPECIAL EDITION (DVD)
Yes, you read that right. A Special Edition! And man is it special. In addition to a whole second disc of extras and audio commentaries during the film, there are 24 seconds of extra footage. Yes! Can you believe it!??! 24 whole extra seconds! Enjoy. Ni! Ni!
MONTY PYTHON LIVE (DVD)
FINAL FANTASY: SPECIAL EDITION (VHS & DVD)
DUMBO: 60th ANNIVERSARY EDITION (VHS & DVD)
BATTLE OF THE PLANETS Vol. 1 & 2 (VHS & DVD)
FREDDY GOT FINGERED (VHSr & DVD)
This funny flick may be a bit much for those that don’t appreciate the subtle nuances of director/star Tom Green, but the DVD features some fun features… Among them is a “family-friendly” PG version of the film, which clocks in at a whole 3 minutes, and an audio track recorded at the film’s Hollywood premiere, with more activity than a bad sitcom laugh track… The disc also includes full commentary from Green, and scene commentary from co-stars Harland Williams, Marisa Coughlan, and Rip Torn.
Dr. DOLITTLE 2 (VHS & DVD)
CHRISTINA’S HOUSE (VHSr & DVD)
ECW: BEST OF CACTUS KAC & THE DUDLEY BOYZ (VHS & DVD)
EIGHT LEGS TO LOVE YOU (VHS)
DEEP IN THE WOODS (VHS & DVD)
WISHMASTER 3: BEYOND THE GATES OF HELL (VHSr & DVD)
DOWN FROM THE MOUNTAIN (THE O BROTHER WHERE ART THOU? CONCERT) (DVD)
ABOUT ADAM (VHS & DVD)
STAR TREK: TOS, Vol. 35 & 36 (DVD)
Plus… DVD releases of BARBIE IN THE NUTCRACKER (!?!?!?), ULTIMATE JORDAN, FUNNY GIRL, KING OF THE PECOS, JAMES A. MICHENER’S TEXAS, GONE TO TEXAS.
– FOX has ordered a full season of the incredible show UNDECLARED
– NBC has picked up SCRUBS for a full season
– CBS has ordered a full season of episodes for THE GUARDIAN
– A&E will rebroadcast last week’s THIRD WATCH special this Friday
– CBS has postponed the anthrax episode of THE AGENCY indefinitely
– FOX has moved its Sunday premieres back a week to November 11th- READ this one again! FOX has moved its Sunday premieres back a week to November 11th. That includes The Simpsons and all of tje rest of Fox’s Sunday night lineup.
– Sean Hayes (Will & Grace) will guest on SCRUBS on 11/6
– Pat Benatar will appear on DHARMA & GREG in November
– The EMMYS have been rescheduled for November 4th
– Nick Turturro (NYPD Blue) has signed a holding deal with CBS
– Jamie Oliver (Naked Chef) plans to leave the BBC to concentrate on shows for an international audience
Here are this week’s new music releases for Tuesday, October 23rd, 2001
BT: R&R (Nettwerk)
APHEX TWIN Drukqs (Sire)
HOPE SANDOVAL Bavarian Fruit Bread (Rough Trade)
INCUBUS Morning View (Epic/Immortal)
BUSH Golden State (Atlantic)
ENIGMA: LSD – Love Sensuality Devotion (Virgin)
DAVE MATTHEWS BAND Live In Chicago… (RCA)
HARRY CONNICK JR., 30’s and Songs I’ve Heard (Columbia)
THE CRANBERRIES Wake Up and Smell the Coffee (MCA)
TONI BRAXTON Snowflakes (La Face/Arista)
C-MURDER: C-P-3.com (Frontline/Priority)
DMX The Great Depression (Def Jam)
DJ RAP First Lady of Jungle (Intuit-Solar)
ERICK SERMON The Sermon (J)
TOO $HORT Chase the Cat (Jive)
RAS KASS Van Gogh (Frontline/Priority)
RAE & CHRISTIAN Anotherlatenight
MARK CHESNUTT Almost Goodbye (Universal)
DILATED PEOPLES Expansion Team (Capitol)
SIMPLE MINDS Neon Lights (Eagle)
Various A TRIBUTE TO MARILYN MANSON
Various LBC LOUNGE: A TRIBUTE TO SUBLIME
Various THE STEEL GUITAR TRIBUTE TO ERIC CLAPTON
Plus… TOM ADAMS, NUSRAT ALI KHAN, RONDI CHARLESTON, BOBBY CONN, T. BUBBA, DON BYRON, CARLITO, DILATED PEOPLES, EASTERN DUB TACTIK, EINSTURZENDE NEUBAUTEN, FU MANCHU, BONEY JAMES, THE JULIANA THEORY, ANITA LANE, THE LAST HARD MEN, TRACY LAWRENCE, KELLI MACK, MEST, MOGWAI, Mr. LEN, NIVEA, LINDSAY PAGANO, PROPER TALENT, KENNY ROGERS, SUB.BIONIC, TWINKLE BROTHERS, TWISTED SISTER, GLENN WASHINGTON, HANK WILSON, SAUL WILLIAMS, and the soundtracks to K-PAX, THE MAN WHO WASN’T THERE, and THE ONE.