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Sunday, March 8, 2009

Weekly Couch Potato News for 03/08/2009

This week's Daylight Savings Time edition is sponsored by Chuck Norris.

chucknorris_: Chuck Norris can strangle you with a cordless phone.
about 2 days ago

Here is the link for your Weekly Ads this week.

DVDs (released on Tuesday):

  • Pinocchio: 70th Anniversary Edition
  • Role Models
  • Transporter 3
  • Let The Right One In
  • Howard The Duck

[click to buy on Amazon.com]

Music (released on Tuesday):

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

  • Tonight – There is a new episode of Celebrity Apprentice @ 9pm tonight on NBC, the season finale of Secret Diary of a Call Girl on Showtime @ 10:30pm, and a new episode of Eastbound & Down on HBO @ 10:30pm.
  • Monday – There are new episodes of Chuck @ 8pm on NBC, House @ 8pm on FOX, Heroes @ 9pm on NBC (promo), Rules of Engagement @ 9:30pm on CBS, and the series premiere of Castle (sneak peek below) @ 10pm on ABC.

  • Tuesday – There is a new episode of Reaper on the CW @ 8pm.
  • Wednesday – ABC is airing an enhanced rerun of last week's LOST episode "The LaFleur" @ 8pm. Also @ 8pm at its new time, FOX has a new episode of Lie To Me. At 9pm, NBC has a new episode of Life and CBS has a new episode of Criminal Minds.
  • Thursday – There are new episodes of Survivor: Tocantins @ 8pm on CBS, Bones @ 8pm on FOX, Smallville @ 8pm on the CW (promo below), Supernatural @ 9pm on the CW, and The Office @ 9pm on NBC.

  • Friday – Fox has new episodes of Terminator: The Sarah Connor Chronicles (8pm - promo) and Dollhouse (9pm - promo). There are also new episodes on Cartoon Network of Batman: The Brave & The Bold @ 8:30pm (new time) and Star Wars: The Clone Wars @ 9pm.

Batman: The Brave & The Bold [click to view more]

  • Saturday – At 9pm HBO is airing Will Ferrell: You're Welcome America - A Final Night With George W. Bush.

Events:

Comic Books:

Here is this week's list of new comics, including Batman: Battle For The Cowl #1.

BATMAN: BATTLE FOR THE COWL #1 [click to enlarge]

Movies:

This weekend, catch the remake of Wes Craven's very first horror film The Last House On The Left. Below is a new trailer for the movie. For the full list of this week's theatrical releases, click here.

Headlines & Movie Trailers:

I'm changing the format a bit. Now the headlines and links to movie trailers will be placed in a separate blog post, along with some additional info such as a Q&A for the TV show Heroes. In keeping with the "potato" theme, this post will be titled Potato Wedges.

Closing Thought:

Fear