Tag: Hugh Dancy

Hannibal Returns in February!

Everyone’s favorite gourmet serial killer/psychiatrist, Hannibal Lecter, will slide into the post-Grimm timeslot (10/9C) currently occupied by Dracula on NBC’s Friday night schedule when that series completes its run in February. The Bryan Fuller series stars Hugh Dancy as gifted profiler Will Graham, Mads Mikkelsen as Dr. Hannibal Lecter, and Laurence Fishburne as Jack Crawford, […]

Hannibal is Delicious!

Tonight’s premiere of Bryan Fuller’s Hannibal (NBC, Thursdays, 10/9C) is a deeply disturbing delight that is the absolute antithesis of his Pushing Daisies. In his approach to Thomas Harris’ characters, he has come up with a style that might be described as The Profiler: Twin Peaks Edition – though that doesn’t nearly capture the heightened […]

MOVIE REVIEW: Confessions of a Shopaholic and The Accidental Metaphor!

Even though it was filmed before the global economy went south, Confessions of a Shopaholic is – however accidentally – definitely a metaphor for the recession on a personal level – and Jerry Bruckheimer’s anti-Bruckheimer film [the only explosions are those of an emotional nature] is a solid romantic comedy that nears, but doesn’t quite […]