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Sunday, May 10, 2009

Weekly Couch Potato News for 05/10/2009

Here is the link for the Weekly Ads, and here's a special Mother's Day greeting from Jeff Dunham (click here or watch below).

DVDs (released on Tuesday)S. Darko DVD cover [click for more details]

  • Underworld: Rise of the Lycans
  • Taken (starring Liam Neeson)
  • S. Darko: A Donnie Darko Tale
  • Browse the full list of May 12th releases on Amazon.com.

Music (released on Tuesday):

Check out the video for "Drown In The Now" the first release from The Crystal Method's new album, Divided By Night. (click here or watch below)

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

It's season finale week!

  • Monday – There is the season finale of House @ 8pm (promo) on FOX, a new episode of Rules of Engagement @ 9:30pm on CBS, and the season finale of Castle @ 10pm on ABC.

 Click for more pictures from the season finale of Fringe.

  • Tuesday – There is a new episode of Reaper @ 8pm on the CW and the season finale of Fringe @ 9pm (promo) on FOX. (Don't forget to pad your DVR recording for Fringe in case American Idol goes over.)
  • Wednesday – ABC has a 1-hour clips show of LOST @ 8pm followed by the 2-hour season finale (promo)! FOX has the season finale of Lie To Me @ 8pm, and CBS has a new episode of Criminal Minds @ 9pm. CBS is also trying again to slip us that extra episode of Rules of Engagement @ 8pm. (This didn't happen last time because the President was scheduled to speak. He's not scheduled to speak this week, is he?)
  • Thursday – FOX has the season finale of Bones @ 8pm, and CBS has a new episode of Survivor: Tocantins @ 8pm. NBC has the season finales of My Name Is Earl @ 8pm, Parks & Recreation @ 8:30pm, and The Office @ 9pm. Meanwhile, the CW has the season finales of Smallville @ 8pm (promo) and Supernatural @ 9pm (promo).

Click for additional pictures from the season finale of Smallville. Click for additional pics from the season finale of Supernatural.

  • Friday – FOX has the 2-hour series finale of Prison Break @ 8pm (promo). Cartoon Network has new episodes of The Secret Saturdays @ 8pm and Batman: The Brave & The Bold @ 8:30pm.

Click for more pictures from the series finale of Prison Break.

  • Saturday – Cartoon Network has a new episode of Transformers Animated @ 8am.
  • Sunday (05/17) – CBS has the Survivor: Tocantins 3-hour season finale & reunion special @ 8pm.

Events:

Comic Books:

Here is this week's list of new comics, including Action Comics #877, Azrael: Death's Dark Knight #3 (a "Battle for the Cowl" tie-in), Green Lantern Corps #36, Oracle: The Cure #3 (a "Battle for the Cowl" tie-in), Secret Six #9 (a "Battle for the Cowl" tie-in), and Titans #13 ("Deathtrap" part 4).

GREEN LANTERN CORPS #36 [click to enlarge]   SECRET SIX #9 [click to enlarge]

Movies:

If you've been paying attention then you know that Opie and Forest have a new movie coming out this weekend – Angels & Demons. Jennifer Anniston and Adrien Brody also have flicks coming out. For the full list of this weekend's theatrical releases click here.

Angels & Demons trailer (click here or watch below)

The Brothers Bloom trailer (click here or watch below)

Management trailer (click here or watch below)

Closing Thought:

Wonder Woman