Now that most of the Fall TV season has started, a few more debut this week.
Season Finales: Intervention, Hoarders, Entourage
Pick of the Week
Lie To Me
Starring: Tim Roth, Kelli Williams, Brendan Hines, Monica Raymund, Mekhi Phifer, Hayley McFarland
Premieres: Monday, September 28
Synopsis: Mekhi Phifer has become a series regular. Lightman’s ex-wife will be showing up quite a bit too.
My Take: Tim Roth is awesome so he makes the show work, even if I don’t remember the cases as soon as they end.
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I did a breakdown on NBC, CBS and FOX back in May. Then I got distracted. I’m finally finishing the list this week! A breakdown on what’s new, gone and changing each night of the week on ABC come Fall 2009:
ABC is keeping Monday night the same with two hours of Dancing With the Stars followed by midseason hit, Castle. When Dancing finishes, it’ll be replaced with the show that won’t die, The Bachelor.
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Mummy: Tomb of the Dragon Emperor
Directed: Rob Cohen
Starring: Brenden Fraser, Jet Li, Maria Bello, John Hannah, Michelle Yeoh
Synopsis: Brendan Fraser is attacking Jet Li as a dragon emperor while lots of dead things attack everyone.
My Take: The first two were campy, goofy fun. This one loses it and tries too hard. I was also confused in the trailer why they were shooting arrows at skeletons. Do arrows hurt bones?
RT Score: 9%
RT Consensus: With middling CG effects and a distinct lack of fun, The Mummy: Tomb of the Dragon Emperor finds the series past its prime.
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