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Sunday, March 1, 2009

Weekly Couch Potato News for 03/01/2009

With a dash of Jhonen Vasquez and some Watchmen sprinkles!

JhonenV: Wait. There are Hot Topics in Australia, too? Why the hell did nobody warn me? Does it also have..."ANIME"? Fucking hell.
about 11 days ago

Here is the link for your Weekly Ads this week.

DVDs (released on Tuesday):

  • Watchmen: The Complete Motion Comic
  • Wonder Woman

Wonder Woman Official Trailer

Music (released on Tuesday):

  • Nothing noteworthy

TV Shows (most info from http://tvguide.com/listings):

Watchmen - Six New Character Clips to Air on NBC Networks (full details on when they can be seen)

  • Tonight – Although I remain opposed to most "reality" television, I plan to check out the season premiere of Celebrity Apprentice @ 9pm tonight on NBC, primarily because of Tom Green. There are also new episodes of Secret Diary of a Call Girl on Showtime @ 10:30pm and Eastbound & Down on HBO @ 10:30pm.
  • Monday – There are new episodes of Chuck (8pm - promo) & Heroes (9pm - promo) on NBC. At 9:30pm, CBS has the season premiere of Rules of Engagement.

 Chuck versus The Beefcake Heroes ep 3x18 "Exposed"

  • Tuesday – The season premiere of Reaper is on the CW @ 8pm (promo).
  • Wednesday – ABC is airing an enhanced rerun of last week's LOST episode "The Life and Death of Jeremy Bentham" @ 8pm followed by a brand new episode @ 9pm (promo). Also @ 8pm, NBC has a new episode of Knight Rider, and @ 9pm FOX has a new episode of Lie To Me (promo).

Lie to Me - Tim Roth (aka 'Dr. Cal Lightman') Lie to Me - Monica Raymund (aka 'Ria Torres)

  • Thursday – CBS has a new episode of Survivor: Tocantins (8pm), and NBC has new episodes of My Name Is Earl (8pm) and The Office (9pm).
  • Friday – Fox has new episodes of Terminator: The Sarah Connor Chronicles (8pm) and Dollhouse (9pm - promo). There are also new episodes on Cartoon Network of Batman: The Brave & The Bold @ 8pm and Star Wars: The Clone Wars @ 9pm. Additionally, there is a new episode of Wolverine and the X-Men @ 8pm on Nicktoons.

Terminator: The Sarah Connor Chronicles - Leven Rambin (aka 'Riley') Dollhouse - Fran Kranz (aka 'Topher Brink')

Events:

Comic Books:

Here is this week's list of new comics, including Gotham Gazette: Batman Dead? and Superman: World Of New Krypton #1.

GOTHAM GAZETTE: BATMAN DEAD? SUPERMAN: WORLD OF NEW KRYPTON #1

Movies:

Friday, March 6th is finally upon. Watchmen, featuring Jeffrey Dean Morgan from Supernatural and directed by Zack Snyder (300), is the must-see movie of the weekend as it hits theaters and IMAX. Here is a Complete Guide for Non-Geeks that you might find helpful. Below are some exclusive clips from the movie. For the full list of this week's theatrical releases, click here.

Headlines & Movie Trailers:

Closing Thought:

Watchmen

Calendar:

March Calendar