DON’T MISS: “Apollo 11” – Television is about to unleash a barrage of specials commemorating the 50th anniversary of the first moon landing (July 20, 1969). None figure to be quite like this immersive, feature-length documentary that captures the tense, exhilarating days and hours surrounding the “one giant leap for mankind.” Primarily comprised from newly discovered 70mm footage and more than 11,000 hours of audio recordings, the film offers viewers a you-are-there experience as it whisks them along for the ride to the lunar surface and back. (6 p.m. Sunday, CNN). Other bets
’Jeopardy!’ champion James Holzhauer is a big winner in television ratings, too.
Chuck Barney’s TV and streaming picks for June 9-15.
James Holzhauer, the unflappable “Jeopardy!” champion who has brought in more than $2 million in winnings, was poised to beat Ken Jennings’ record haul.
Chuck Barney’s TV and streaming picks for June 2-8.
When David Milch’s searing Western left the air after three seasons in 2006, it was denied a proper ending. Now, 13 years later, the show’s frustrated fans finally get the closure they craved with a film that reunites us with saloon owner Al Swearengen (Ian McShane), sheriff Seth Bullock (Timothy Olyphant) and others as they gather to celebrate South Dakota’s statehood.
Warning: This contains many spoilers covering the entirety of “Game of Thrones.” We have finally come to the end: Winter has come and gone, the watch is over (sort of) and the Iron Throne is no more.
Warning: Contains spoilers for the entirety of “Game of Thrones.” After Sunday’s finale, the people of Westeros are all hailing King Bran the Broken, the Human Google who can see into the past and future.
After eight tumultuous – and highly watchable – seasons packed with political intrigue, dragon fire, ice zombies, gore galore and one misplaced coffee cup, the twisted fantasy series concludes with an 80-minute series finale. And the question remains: Who will sit on the Iron Throne? Who really wants to? ... And does the Iron Throne even still exist after last week’s fiery carnage in King’s Landing?
The movie and TV actor, author, singer, documentary maker and one of the most visible icons from 1960s pop culture — as Capt. James T. Kirk on “Star Trek” — appeared Friday, May 17, at the FICA. Here's a look at his career.
“The Big Bang Theory” wrapped up the final episode of a decade-plus long series following the television adventures of lovable misfits
What’s new for home viewing on Video on Demand and Netflix, Amazon Prime, Hulu and other streaming services.
“What I’m saying is, the planet’s on *()$#%@ fire.”
Chuck Barney’s TV and streaming picks for May 12-18.
With only two episodes remaining, the horror-story connoisseur tweeted his pick as to who will likely be reigning over the Seven Kingdoms, and his selection is of “small” surprise.
“Chernobyl” tells the story of the brave men and women who made incredible sacrifices to save Europe from unimaginable disaster, all the while battling a culture of disinformation. The cast is headlined by Jared Harris and Emily Watson, who play Soviet nuclear physicists called upon to deal with the calamity.
“Knock Down the House” tracks the campaigns of four progressive female congressional candidates who sought to change the balance of power during the historic 2018 midterm elections.
Chuck Barney’s TV and streaming picks for April 21-27
Nielsen data showed that the program – the first of the series’ final six episodes – was seen by 11.8 million viewers who watched on the premium cable network in its 9 p.m. time period and on DVRs. And according to HBO, 5.6 million watched on streaming platforms HBO Go and HBO Now.
Forget winter. The Great War is coming. Armies are marching. Evil queens are scheming. There is no time to waste. The end is near, just five episodes away.
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