Entertainment To-Do List: Week of 2/3/23

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Every week, I list all the upcoming (or recently released) movies, TV shows, albums, podcasts, etc. that I believe are worth checking out.

Movies
80 for Brady (Theaters)
Knock at the Cabin (Theaters)

TV
Not Dead Yet Series Premiere (February 8 on ABC) – Gina Rodriguez is back!
South Park Season 26 Premiere (February 8 on Comedy Central)

Music on TV
-65th Annual Grammy Awards (February 5 on CBS)

Music
-John Frusciante, . I : and : I I .

Podcasts
Drifting Off with Joe Pera – The star of Joe Pera Talks with You helps you fall asleep in audio form.

Sports
-2023 Pro Bowl Games (February 5 on ABC, ESPN, and Disney XD) – They’re playing flag football this year, so I might check it out.

Entertainment To-Do List: Week of 1/13/23

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Netflix, anyone?

Every week, I list all the upcoming (or recently released) movies, TV shows, albums, podcasts, etc. that I believe are worth checking out.

Movies
Skinamarink (Theaters) – Here’s the premise: “Two children, Kevin and Kaylee, wake up in the middle of the night to find that their father has disappeared, along with all the windows and doors in the house.”

TV
Break Point Series Premiere (January 13 on Netflix) – Tennis docuseries.
-Critics Choice Awards (January 15 on The CW)
Night Court Reboot Series Premiere (January 17 on NBC) – Melissa Rauch takes the gavel.
That ’90s Show Series Premiere (January 19 on Netflix)

Sports
-Australian Open (January 16-29 on ESPN, ESPN2, and ESPN+) – American TV coverage will actually begin on the night of the 15th, because it will already be the 16th in Australia then.

Entertainment To-Do List: Week of 11/18/22

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I wondered where that fish did go. (CREDIT: Netflix)

Every week, I list all the upcoming (or recently released) movies, TV shows, albums, podcasts, etc. that I believe are worth checking out.

Movies
Bones and All (Limited Theaters November 18, Expands Nationwide November 23)
Disenchanted (November 18 on Disney+) – I really liked Enchanted, hopefully I like this too.
The Menu (Theaters)
She Said (Theaters)

TV
Ziwe Season 2 Midseason Premiere (November 20 on Showtime)
Wednesday Season 1 (November 23 on Netflix) – Wednesday premiering on a Wednesday.
MST3K Turkey Day Marathon (November 24 in the Gizmoplex)
-National Dog Show (November 24 on NBC)

Music
-Neil Young & Crazy Horse, World Record
-Röyskopp, Profound Mysteries III
-Weyes Blood, And in the Darkness, Hearts Aglow

Music on TV
-Rock & Roll Hall of Fame Induction Ceremony (November 19 on HBO)

Sports
-FIFA World Cup (November 21-December 18 on FOX and FS1) – Kickin’ that ball.

Entertainment To-Do List: Week of 11/4/22

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Merry Lindsay! (CREDIT: Scott Everett White/Netflix © 2022)

Every week, I list all the upcoming (or recently released) movies, TV shows, albums, podcasts, etc. that I believe are worth checking out.

Movies
Something in the Dirt (Theaters)
Weird: The Al Yankovic Story (November 4 on The Roku Channel)
Falling for Christmas (November 10 on Netflix) – Merry Christmas from Lindsay Lohan.

TV
Young Rock Season 3 Finale (November 4 on NBC)
Zootopia+ (November 9 on Disney+) – Shorts set in the Zootopia universe.
The Good Fight Series Finale (November 10 on Paramount+)

Music
-Caleb Landry Jones, Gadzooks Vol. 2
-Phoenix, Alpha Zulu

Sports
-New York City Marathon (November 6 on ESPN2 and ABC7 locally) –  I ran it last year, but not this year, though my sister’s running again.

Entertainment To-Do List: Week of 10/28/22

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Hello, Blockbuster? It’s your cousin, Randall Blockbuster. (CREDIT: Ricardo Hubbs/Netflix © 2022)

Every week, I list all the upcoming (or recently released) movies, TV shows, albums, podcasts, etc. that I believe are worth checking out.

Movies
Armageddon Time (Theaters)
Prey for the Devil (Theaters) – New frights for Halloween.
The Wonder (November 2 in Theaters, November 16 on Netflix) – It stars Florence Pugh.

TV
Big Mouth Season 6 (October 28 on Netflix)
Jeopardy! Tournament of Champions (Begins October 31, check local listings) – A new format this year.
Blockbuster Season 1 (November 3 on Netflix) – Randall Park and Melissa Fumero work at a video rental store.

Music
-Babyface, Girls’ Night Out
-King Gizzard & the Lizard Wizard, Changes

Sports
-World Series (Begins October 28 on FOX) – Phils vs. ‘stros.

Entertainment To-Do List: Week of 8/26/22

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This is the End that says “Nye!” (CREDIT: Peacock/Screenshot)

‘Every week, I list all the upcoming (or recently released) movies, TV shows, albums, podcasts, etc. that I believe are worth checking out.

Movies
Breaking (Theaters)
The Invitation (Theaters)
Three Thousand Years of Longing (Theaters)

TV
The End is Nye (Premiered August 25 on Syfy and Peacock) – The Science Guy helps us survive disasters.
Sprung (Premiered August 19 on Freevee) – Greg Garcia’s latest show!
DC’s Stargirl Season 3 Premiere (August 31 on The CW)
The Lord of the Rings: The Rings of Power Series Premiere (September 1 on Amazon Prime) – I didn’t realize this was arriving so soon!

Music on TV
-2022 MTV Video Music Awards (August 28 on MTV)

Music
-Bret McKenzie, Songs Without Jokes – Bret’s full-length solo debut!
-Muse, Will of the People

Sports
-US Open (August 29-September 11 on ESPN and ESPN2) – Serena Williams’ Last Hurrah?

Entertainment To-Do List: Week of 8/19/22

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Looks intriguing… (CREDIT: FX Networks/Screenshot)

Every week, I list all the upcoming (or recently released) movies, TV shows, albums, podcasts, etc. that I believe are worth checking out.

Movies
Beast (Theaters) – Idris Elba vs. Lion
Orphan: First Kill (Theaters and Paramount+) – Prequel Alert!
Spin Me Round (Theaters, On Demand, and AMC+) – Oh, Alison Brie’s in this?

TV
Kevin Can F**k Himself Season 2 Premiere (August 22 on AMC) – Final Season Alert!
Archer Season 13 Premiere (August 24 on FXX)
Little Demon Series Premiere (August 25 on FXX) – Aubrey Plaza’s child is the spawn of Satan.
Star Trek: Lower Decks Season 3 Premiere (August 25 on Paramount+)

Music
-Silversun Pickups, Physical Thrills

Sports
-2022 WNBA Playoffs (August 17-Mid-September)

Entertainment To-Do List: Week of 8/12/22

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She-Hulk: Attorney at Law being green (CREDIT: Marvel Studios)

Every week, I list all the upcoming (or recently released) movies, TV shows, albums, podcasts, etc. that I believe are worth checking out.

Movies
Emily the Criminal (Theaters)
Fall (Theaters)
Mack & Rita (Theaters) – Starring Diane Keaton.

TV
A League of Their Own (August 12 on Amazon Prime Video) – Co-created by Abbi Jacobson.
Never Have I Ever Season 3 (August 12 on Netflix)
RuPaul’s Secret Celebrity Drag Race Season 2 Premiere (August 12 on VH1) – Apparently this season has taken inspiration from The Masked Singer.
South Park: The 25th Anniversary Concert (August 13 on Comedy Central)
Better Call Saul Series Finale (August 15 on AMC)
The Legacy: The True Story of the L.A. Lakers Docuseries Premiere (August 15 on Hulu)
She-Hulk: Attorney at Law Series Premiere (August 18 on Disney+) – The “she” being Tatiana Maslany.

Music
-Sylvan Esso, No Rules Sandy

Sports
-2022 Little League World Series (August 17-28 on ESPN)

Entertainment To-Do List: Week of 7/15/22

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CREDIT: HBO/Screenshot

Every week, I list all the upcoming (or recently released) movies, TV shows, albums, podcasts, etc. that I believe are worth checking out.

Movies
Mrs. Harris Goes to Paris (Theaters)

TV
The Rehearsal Series Premiere (July 15 on HBO) – Nathan Fielder returns to TV!
grown-ish Season 5 Premiere (July 20 on Freeform) – Now focused on Junior in school while Zoey and her crew live post-graduate life.

Music
-Interpol, The Other Side of Make-Believe
-Lizzo, Special

Sports
-The ESPYs (July 20 on ABC)

Entertainment To-Do List: Week of 7/8/22

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CREDIT: discovery plus/Screenshot

Every week, I list all the upcoming (or recently released) movies, TV shows, albums, podcasts, etc. that I believe are worth checking out.

Movies
Thor: Love and Thunder (Theaters) – I’m glad that Jane’s back!

TV
Conjuring Kesha Series Premiere (July 8 on discovery+) – Will this be good enough to get me to sign up for discovery+?
Celebrity Family Feud Season Premiere (July 10 on ABC)
The Final Straw Series Premiere (July 10 on ABC) – Will Jenga sue?
The $100,000 Pyramid Season Premiere (July 10 on ABC)
Tuca & Bertie Season Premiere (July 10 Adult Swim)
What We Do in the Shadows Season 4 Premiere (July 12 on FX)
Everything’s Trash Series Premiere (July 13 on Freeform) – A sitcom starring Phoebe Robinson.
Solar Opposites Season 3 (July 13 on Hulu)
South Park: The Streaming Wars Part 2 (July 13 on Paramount+)

Music
-Journey, Freedom
-Metric, Formentera

Sports
-The Open Championship (July 14-17 on NBC, Golf Channel, and Peacock) – AKA the British Open.

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