TV


V.28 No.11 | 3/14/2019
Reel World

Reel World

Funny Films

This week there's the New Mexico Actors Showcase and screenings of Dinner at Eight and Won’t You Be My Neighbor? Funny Fest is looking for people and KiMo Theatre is offering guided tours.
Shrill trailer

Idiot Box

Girl, Uninterrupted

“Shrill” on Hulu

“Shrill” balances its amusing pop cultural observations with some harsh realities about how cruel we can be—both to others and, ultimately, to ourselves.
I Am Richard Pryor trailer

Week in Sloth

Highlights from around the dial. Except no one has dials anymore.
V.28 No.10 | 3/7/2019
Banff Centre Mountain Film Festival World Tour ad

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Get High

This festy week has the Banff Mountain Film Festival, the March Indie Screening, CatVideoFest 2019 and the Italian Film & Culture Festival.
Twilight Zone trailer

Idiot Box

TV News

Tidbits from around the dial

CBS All Access is shaping up as the classic sci-fi lovers channel; Will Scheffer and Mark V. Olsen to adapt T.C. Boyle’s PEN/Faulkner Award-winning novel The Tortilla Curtain; Netflix is reviving childhood fave “The Baby-Sitters Club"; Disney’s proprietary streaming service will launch with “Book of Enchantment.”
After Life trailer

Week in Sloth

Highlights from around the dial. Except no one has dials anymore.
V.28 No.9 | 2/28/2019

Reel World

Work Hard, Play Hard

This week in Albuquerque you should see two PBS “¡COLORES!” documentaries or 9 to 5 on a big screen. Up in Santa Fe there's The Providers and the “NMFF Indie Screening."
Whiskey Cavalier trailer

Idiot Box

Live and Let Spy

“Whiskey Cavalier” on ABC

"Whiskey Cavalier" is exactly what you’d get if you crammed a bunch of “Moonlighting” scripts and a couple of Roger Moore era James Bond movies into a blender and filmed the slurry that plopped out after a quick purée.
Divide and Conquer: The Roger Ailes Story trailer

Week in Sloth

Highlights from around the dial. Except no one has dials anymore.
V.28 No.8 | 2/21/2019

Idiot Box

Red Carpet Countdown

The Oscars on ABC

Believe it or not, you can start your Oscar binge seven hours before the official telecast.
This Giant Beast That is the Global Economy trailer

Week in Sloth

Highlights from around the dial. Except no one has dials anymore.
V.28 No.7 | 2/14/2019

Reel World

Love Story

Go to Soft Focus Screenings, see Awakening in Taos: The Mabel Dodge Luhan Story, or Sleepless in Seattle on a giant screen. And submit your film for the first funny fest.

Idiot Box

Mysterious Ways

“Miracle Workers” on TBS

Appropriately—given the setting—“Miracle Workers” ends up finding empathetic, energetic satire in odd places.
The Pacific: In The Wake of Captain Cook with Sam Neill trailer

Week in Sloth

Highlights from around the dial. Except no one has dials anymore.
V.28 No.6 | 2/7/2019
Andrew Heckler’s Burden

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Go Greene

Enjoy the Santa Fe Film Festival, Books to the Big Screen film series and the Tale Writers Screenwriting Program's live stage reading.