Your guide to entertainment online
Your guide to entertainment online -- Great sites for movies, television, and music
Must Click Movies
- AIN’T IT COOL NEWS
- News, reviews, and more, courtesy of übergeek Harry Knowles.
- Horror forums, trailers, and interview exclusives bring the gore.
- Test your cinematic recall with movie quizzes and contests.
- ECCENTRIC CINEMA
- A veritable trash trove for die-hard genre buffs and cult-film fanatics.
- MOVIE MISTAKES
- To err is human. To catalog thousands of film bloopers? Divine.
THE ’80S MOVIES REWIND
The Coreys and Little Darlings get props on this ’80s-obsessed site.
- The official blog of Turner Classic Movies keeps the golden age alive.
- BRIAN’S DRIVE-IN THEATER
- B movies get A-list treatment at this shrine to cinematic also-rans.
- NOT COMING TO A THEATER NEAR YOU
- Studio schlock is strictly off-limits at this site for cinephiles.
If it flies or fights crime, you’ll find its fans here. — Adam Markovitz
Must Click Television
- TELEVISION WITHOUT PITY
- Features must-read episode recaps for the true TV enthusiast.
REALITY NEWS ONLINE
The place for post-elimination interviews with reality contestants.
- TV’s IMDb, but better — with guides, trivia, video, and photos by the ton.
- THE FUTON CRITIC
- Features a section on all shows in development, sorted by network.
- News and views on all your faves as well as daily viewing picks.
BRILLIANT BUT CANCELLED
This slick site mourns critically acclaimed but ratings-challenged shows like Veronica Mars.
- LOST REMOTE
- A savvy blog chronicling TV happenings with a digital bent.
- Friendly fandom oozes from this site’s recaps and message boards.
- LAUREL’S TV PICKS
- Enthusiast Laurel Krahn cuts the fat with her ”best bet” picks.
Past clips from TV’s big night of advertising. — Tanner Stransky
Must Click Music
- A high-traffic blog packed with show reviews, gossip, and videos.
- This customized radio station offers up new music based on old faves. (Plug in Britney Spears, you might get…Mandy Moore.)
- The online community is also an outlet for artist pages and streams.
- Visitors will find insider interviews, exclusives, and all the latest news.
- The site spotlights three buzz bands and 12 live tracks a week.
- Home to artists such as Mos Def and the Roots, it’s a must for news, music, and message boards.
- A snark-filled site that keeps a finger on the industry pulse.
- COKE MACHINE GLOW
- A solid mix of reviews, plus highlights of regional music scenes.
- RCRD LBL
- The site offers free, legal music from online labels and indie acts.
A surprisingly comprehensive pop blog. — LaRue Cook