More TV shows and a couple of big Hollywood summer hits for you.
Enjoy your weekend.
30 Rock: S4
Liz Lemon, head writer of the sketch comedy show “TGS with Tracy Jordan”, must deal with an arrogant new boss and a crazy new star, all while trying to run a successful TV show without losing her mind.
Curb your Enthusiasm: S7
He’s got it all: a loving wife, good friends, a successful career, a great home..what could possibly go wrong for Larry David? Seinfeld co-creator Larry David stars as himself in this hilarious, off-kilter comedy series that presents an unflinching, self-depreciating depiction of his life.
Two pretty but ditsy American girls are on a road trip through Europe. In Germany, they end up alone at night with a broken car in the woods. They search for help and find an isolated villa. The next day, they awaken to find themselves trapped in a terrifying makeshift basement hospital along with a Japanese man. An older German man identifies himself as a retired surgeon specialized in separating Siamese twins. However, his three “patients” are not about to be separated but joined together in a horrific operation. He plans to be the first person to connect people via their gastric systems. By doing so, he plans to bring to life his sick lifetime fantasy, the human centipede.
Iron Man 2:
Billionaire Tony Stark must contend with deadly issues involving the government, his own friends, as well as new enemies due to his superhero alter ego Iron Man
Work causes a single mother to move to China with her young son; in his new home, the boy embraces kung fu, taught to him by a master.
A mother desperately searches for the killer that framed her son for their horrific murder. From Joon-ho Bong director of The Host.
Murdoch Mysteries: S1
In the late 1890s, police Inspector William Murdoch takes a new, more scientific approach to solving crimes. Assisted by coroner Dr. Julia Ogden and Constable George Crabtree, Murdoch introduces such concepts as finger marks and lie detecting machines. He has the support of his somewhat doubtful superior, Inspector Brackenreid, though at times, even he finds Murdoch’s methods – and claims – somewhat astounding.
A documentary about the evolution of the depiction of First Nations people in film, from the silent era to today. Clint Eastwood, Jim Jarmusch, Neil Diamond
In 13th century England, Robin and his band of marauders confront corruption in a local village and lead an uprising against the crown that will forever alter the balance of world power.
Some legends are written in blood.
How I Met Your Mother: S1
Egged on by his best friend’s upcoming nuptials, Ted believes he finds the woman of his dreams in Robin — though destiny might have something different in mind.
Gossip Girl: S1
Privileged teenagers attend an elite private school in New York City. Based on Alloy Entertainment’s book series.
Ciao for now,
The Thomas Staff
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