CBS All Access’ New ‘Star Trek’ Series Fails In Its First Season

Courtesy: CBS Television Studios/Paramount By Philip Sayblack In a little more than a month, CBS All Access’ latest entry into the Star Trekuniverse – Star Trek: Discovery — returns for its second season.  While audiences count the days until the fledgling series returns, they have its debut season to take in on DVD and Blu-ray courtesy of CBS Television Studios and Paramount Home Entertainment. ...

December 8th, 2018

The ACC Network Is Coming

By Philip Sayblack Courtesy: ESPN The ACC Network is going to become a reality next year. ESPN announced this week that it will launch its new college sports network Aug. 22.  The network’s first college football broadcast will feature Georgia Tech on the road against Clemson on Aug. 29 for a Thursday night showdown. According to a news release from ESPN, the ACC Network is expected to broadcast...

December 2nd, 2018

Hawai’i Bowl Names New Title Sponsor

By Philip Sayblack Courtesy: ESPN It’s time to go bowling, and in the spirit of the season, ESPN has announced one of this year’s bowls has a new sponsor. The Hawai’i Bowl announced SoFi as its new title sponsor.  The game, scheduled to be played Dec. 22 in Honolulu, HA, is now in its 17th year as a post season game for the college football ranks. SoFi is a personal finance company based in...

December 2nd, 2018

‘Bill & Ted’ Sequel’s BD Steelbook Re-Issue Is Anything But Bogus

Courtesy: Shout! Factory/Interscope Communications/Nelson Entertainment By Philip Sayblack Bill S. Preston, Esquire and Ted Theodore Logan (a.k.a. Bill & Ted) are officially coming back for a new adventure.  This announcement was made official this past May.  Currently, little is known about the plot for the long-awaited second sequel to the now cult classic 1989 movie Bill & Ted’s Excellent...

December 1st, 2018

‘Native America’ Is A Powerful History Of, Tribute To Native Americans

Courtesy: PBS/PBS Distribution By Philip Sayblack Native Americans are some of the world’s most important peoples.  If not for them, America today might not have the governmental system that it has today.  If not for Native Americans, the world might not have many of the foods, clothes, medical and even scientific advancements that it has.  That is a massive statement, considering how intelligent...

November 29th, 2018

Shout! Factory, MLB Productions Announce Release Date For 2018 World Series Sets

By Philip Sayblack Courtesy: Shout! Factory/MLB Productions Boston Red Sox fans got an early Christmas present this year when their team took this season’s Major League Baseball Championship, and next month, fans can re-live the whole series. Major League Baseball Productions and Shout! Factory have partnered once again to release two World Series presentations.  The 2018 World Series and 2018...

November 18th, 2018

Shout! Factory Kicking Off Kovacs Celebration Early

Courtesy: Shout! Factory By Philip Sayblack Shout! Factory is getting a head start on the celebration of Ernie Kovacs’ upcoming birthday. January 23, 2019 will be the 100th birthday of the late, great entertainer, and in honor of the occasion, Shout! Factory is releasing a new box set this week featuring Kovacs’ most memorable moments in Ernie Kovacs: The Centennial Edition.  The nine-disc collection...

November 12th, 2018

TNT Announces Thursday Night NBA Double Header Schedule

By Philip Sayblack Courtesy: NBA/TNT TNT will air a double header schedule of NBA games Thursday night. The Rockets and Thunder open the night at 8 p.m. in a Western Conference showdown.  The Bucks and Warriors follow at 10:30 p.m. in a cross-conference matchup of East vs. West. Game 1 will be interesting in its own right as the host Thunder has proven so far in the season to be better at home than...

November 6th, 2018

ESPN Networks Announce Broadcast Schedule For Week 11 Of College Football’s 2018 Season

By Philip Sayblack Courtesy: ESPN ESPN has announced its broadcast schedule for Week 11 of the 2018 college football season. This week’s schedule features a number of games that have major playoff implications.  One of the most notable of the week’s games is an ACC matchup between undefeated No. 2 Clemson and No. 22 Boston College.  The headlining Saturday Night Footballgame is scheduled to...

November 6th, 2018

‘NOVA: Decoding The Weather Machine’ Eliminates All Doubt About Climate Change

Courtesy: PBS/PBS Distribution By Philip Sayblack The issue of climate change is one of America’s most divisive topics today.  Between scientists and civilians, opinions on climate change have created a deep rift between Americans.  The deniers constantly claim that the planet’s climate is not changing and that humans are not to blame.  Those on the other side attest the exact opposite.  Now...

November 6th, 2018