‘Burn Notice’ returns tonight

It still seems too much like a summer show to be debuting a new season in January, but USA doesn’t care what I think: They’re bringing back the warm-breeze, snack-food spy series Burn Notice tonight at 10pm Eastern. Don’t get me wrong: I love the show, I think it’s the perfect blend of comedy and … more…

Bruce Campbell on ‘My Name Is Bruce’

I’ve had a screener of Bruce Campbell’s new movie, My Name Is Bruce, sitting here for a bit, and I really, really hope to get around to watching it and reviewing it soon. In the meantime, here’s a few words from Campbell about the movie, snipped from the Burn Notice phone press conference I participated … more…

trailer break: ‘My Name Is Bruce’

Take a break from work: watch a movie trailer… You guys ready for some violence? Imagine my surprise when I discovered that My Name Is Bruce — Bruce Campbell’s sendup of, well, himself, which I’ve been holding my breath for for about a year — is opening here in New York on Friday. I just … more…

Bubba Ho-Tep (review)

Bruce Campbell makes me laugh just looking at him. Just thinking about him. But I never thought he’d almost make me cry. And I certainly never thought he’d almost make me cry in a movie called *Bubba Ho-Tep,* which is the funniest title of the year, hands down, except for *Gigli.* It’s not the funniest movie of the year, but, rather surprisingly for a movie called *Bubba Ho-Tep,* it’s not trying to be the funniest movie of the year.