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Think Seth Rogen and you think "crass stoner with a heart.

Q&A: Seth Rogen

Seth Rogen is diversifying his act beyond the lovable potheads that made him famous.

‘Parks and Recreation’: TV Review

It's unfair to compare Parks and Recreation to The Office just because they share writers and producers. Office didn't any more invent the mockumentary than its British predecessor, and to act as if P…

television

There's a moment in the second episode of the new season of "Rescue Me" that probably does the best of any to explain the show's aesthetic and emotional core: Lt. Kenny "Lou" Shea (John Scurti)…

‘Krod Mandoon’

Comedy Central's "Krod Mandoon and the Flaming Sword of Fire" is exactly as bad as you would fear. The trouble with the network is that it has to be all things to all people, so while it can claim…

Krod Mandoon and the Flaming Sword of Fire — TV Review

Comedy Central's "Krod Mandoon and the Flaming Sword of Fire" is exactly as bad as you would fear.

Rescue Me — TV Review

After more than a year away, "Rescue Me" is still a compelling drama, full of strong writing and skillful acting, but it's the show's mix of redemption and ruin that genuinely sets it apart from the…

Two tastes at SXSW

Two of Universal's most anticipated 2009 titles — "Bruno," the latest comedy from Sacha Baron Cohen, and "Drag Me to Hell," director Sam Raimi's return to his stylistic horror films &#x2014…

‘Bruno,’ ‘Hell’ test waters at SXSW

Two of Universal's most anticipated 2009 titles -- "Bruno," from Sacha Baron Cohen, and "Drag Me to Hell," from director Sam Raimi -- made appearances Sunday night at the South by Southwest Film…

‘Love’ premiere highlights SXSW’s kickoff

John Hamburg's "I Love You, Man" opened the South by Southwest Film Festival in Austin on Friday, a week ahead of its national theatrical rollout. The comedy, starring Paul Rudd and Jason Segel…

SXSW film fest kicks off with much ‘Love’

John Hamburg's "I Love You, Man" opened the South by Southwest Film Festival in Austin on Friday. The comedy played to a packed house at the Paramount Theatre, one of 54 world premieres set to play…

DMC to host ‘Kings of Rap’

Darryl "DMC" McDaniels is set to host "The Kings of Rap," a new reality series from IME Entertainment.