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Sunday, April 5, 2009

Weekly Couch Potato News for 04/05/2009

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DVDs (released on Tuesday):

  • The Day The Earth Stood Still
  • Yes Man
  • Bedtime Stories

Music (released on Tuesday):

  • Hurt – "Goodbye to the Machine"

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

  • Monday – There are new episodes of House @ 8pm (promo below, guest starring Meat Loaf) on FOX, Chuck @ 8pm (promo) on NBC, Heroes @ 9pm (promo) on NBC, and Castle @ 10pm on ABC.

  • Tuesday – There is a new episode of Reaper on the CW @ 8pm (promo) and the return of Fringe @ 9pm (promo) on FOX.

Fringe - Anna Torv (aka 'Olivia Dunham') [click to enlarge] 'Walter' from the episode "Inner Child" [click to see additional pictures for this episode of Fringe]

  • Wednesday – ABC has new episodes of [scrubs] @ 8pm, Better Off Ted @ 8:30pm, LOST @ 9pm, and the series premiere of The Unusuals @ 10pm. FOX has a new episode of Lie To Me @ 8pm, and NBC has the season finale of Life @ 9pm. Additionally, CBS has a new Criminal Minds @ 9pm.

Lie to Me - Brendan Hines (aka 'Eli Loker') [click to enlarge] Bones - Tamara Taylor (aka 'Dr. Camille Saroyan') [click to enlarge]

  • Thursday – There are new episodes of Bones @ 8pm on FOX and Survivor: Tocantins @ 8pm on CBS. NBC has two new episodes of The Office (http://twitter.com/theofficenbc) @ 8pm and 9pm, and between those, @ 8:30 is the series premiere of Parks & Recreation (http://twitter.com/parksandrecnbc). Also, @ 10pm CBS has the series premiere of Harper's Island.

  • Friday – Fox has the season finale of Terminator: The Sarah Connor Chronicles @ 8pm followed by a new episode of Dollhouse @ 9pm. Cartoon Network also has a new episode of The Secret Saturdays @ 8pm.

Terminator: The Sarah Connor Chronicles - Shirley Manson (aka 'Catherine Weaver') [click to enlarge] Dollhouse - Dichen Lachman (aka 'Sierra') [click to enlarge]

  • Saturday – Cartoon Network has a new episode of Transformers Animated @ 8am.

Events:

Comic Books:

Here is this week's list of new comics, including Batman: Battle for the Cowl #2, Green Lantern #39 (introducing the Orange Lanterns), Superman: World of New Krypton #2, and Titans #12 (kicking off the "Deathtrap" storyline).

BATMAN: BATTLE FOR THE COWL #2 [click to enlarge] GREEN LANTERN #39 [click to enlarge]

Movies:

This weekend, a potentially awesome live-action adaption finally hits theaters – Dragonball: Evolution. Also, Seth Rogen and Anna Faris star in the mall comedy Observe and Report. For the full list of this week's theatrical releases, click here.

Dragonball: Evolution trailer

Observe and Report trailer

Closing Thought:

[click to see both movie posters]

To see the trailer for Lesbian Vampire Killers click here.