Entertainment News Archive - October 17, 2008

BENTONVILLE, Ark., Oct. 17 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- For AC/DC fans about to rock ...

LOS ANGELES, Oct. 17 /PRNewswire/ -- WHAT: The world premiere of the comedy "ROLE MODELS" WHO: "ROLE MODELS" writer/director David Wain; writers/cast members Paul Rudd and Ken Marino; cast members Seann William Scott, Christopher Mintz-Plasse, Bobb'e J.

By Claudia Puig The short and snappy title W. reflects the style and focus of this entertaining but superficial biopic. Don't "misunderestimate" us, to paraphrase President Bush: The performances are good (some scarily realistic), and the movie is enjoyable to watch.

By Robert Bianco This season, it's viewers who have been left stranded. Nowhere is that more true than at NBC, which, pound for pound, has produced the worst new fall slate since those heady days of Manimal and Mr. Smith.

By Gary Levin The made-for-TV movie, all but gone from the major networks, is being reinvented on cable. In the mid-1970s, there were six weekly movies on the three broadcast networks, and as late as 1998, ABC, CBS and NBC all aired them on Sunday nights.

CINCINNATI, Oct. 17 /PRNewswire/ -- Lawrence H. Rogers II takes readers on 15 years of adventure on the water in his new memoir, "Every Day's an Adventure" (now available through AuthorHouse - http://www.authorhouse.com/). Rogers began his journey in St.

Intergi (www.intergi.com), recently ranked by comScore as today's leading resource offering the largest potential reach within the video game and entertainment categories, today announced an exclusive advertising representation deal with GameShark.com (www.gameshark.com), a high profile website targeting the online gaming and entertainment communities.

LIN TV Corp. (NYSE:TVL) announced today that it will report its third quarter 2008 earnings results before the market opens on October 30, 2008. The Company has changed the time of its conference call to discuss the earnings release to that morning at 9:30 a.m. (ET).

Marvel Entertainment, Inc. (NYSE: MVL), a global character-based entertainment and licensing company, will release financial results for its third quarter and nine months ended September 30, 2008 prior to the market's opening on Tuesday, November 4th. Marvel will then host a webcast at 9:00 a.m.

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