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Archive for the 'Jericho' Category

Jericho Headed To The Big Screen ?

by @ Sunday, January 18th, 2009. Filed under Jericho, Movies, Television

The television show that died once, only to be revived for a short-run and then die again, may be headed to the silver screen: Jericho” fans rejoice. According to director and producer Jon Turteltaub, a “Jericho” movie is in the works. “We’re developing a feature for ‘Jericho’,” Turteltaub told iFMagzine. “It would not require you […]

Saving Jericho Again

by @ Friday, June 13th, 2008. Filed under Jericho, Television

There’s still a movement out there to bring CBS’s twice-canceled post-apocalyptic Jericho back from the dead, and it’s started up again with a television had that will run in the Los Angeles, California area: Details here. Apparently, the aim is to get another network — USA or The SciFi Channel apparently being the top two […]

A Ray Of Hope For Jericho ?

by @ Monday, April 7th, 2008. Filed under Jericho, Television

Well, I must say that this is very interesting news. Apparently, CBS is talking to Comcast about a deal that could save Jericho similar to the one that NBC struck with DirectTV to save Friday Night Lights: For television networks, it is a common quandary: what do you do about a show that critics adore, […]

Another Jericho Campaign

by @ Monday, March 31st, 2008. Filed under Jericho, Television

I was skeptical when the tried it before, but I’m not saying anything negative this time. There’s another effort to bring Jericho back to the small screen next season: The fans of Jericho have proven themselves to be among the most web-savvy in the television watching public. They taken the next web-savvy step in their […]

Blackjack Fairgrounds No. 7

by @ Saturday, March 29th, 2008. Filed under Blog Carnivals, Jericho, Television

The seventh, and apparently final, edition of Blackjack Fairgrounds, the Jericho Carnival, is up at Remote Access. Go check it out.

A Jericho Post-Mortem

by @ Friday, March 28th, 2008. Filed under Jericho, Television

There are plenty of theories out there trying to explain what went wrong with Jericho. Thomas Connor at the Chicago Sun Times thinks that Jericho lost steam because Season Two lost focus of what made the show good: The show was beloved in its first go-round because, I think, it was a tale of true […]

The Other Jericho Finale

by @ Thursday, March 27th, 2008. Filed under Jericho, Television

If Jericho hadn’t been canceled by CBS, then Tuesday’s finale would have ended differently, and Executive Produced Carol Barbee gives us a hint of what it might have looked: TVGuide.com: Will viewers have any burning questions coming out of the alternate ending/series finale? Carol Barbee: Let me see…. I can tell you that in the […]

Patriots & Tyrants: Jericho 2.7

by @ Wednesday, March 26th, 2008. Filed under Jericho, Television

If, as looks likely, we will not see Jericho grace our television screens again, then last night’s episode, while it had it’s flaws, was a fitting farewell to a truly unique television series. In rapid time, necessitated, of course, by the shortened season and slimmed-down budget, Jake and Hawkins make their way to Cheyenne where […]

Jericho: The Television Show That Won’t Die

by @ Tuesday, March 25th, 2008. Filed under Jericho, Television

CBS may have announced last week that Jericho was being canceled yet again, but that doesn’t mean that the end is really here: Carol Barbee, executive producer of CBS’ canceled post-apocalyptic series Jericho, told SCI FI Wire that talks are ongoing to find the show another home, perhaps on a cable network. “I can’t really […]

CBS Drops The Big One On Jericho

by @ Friday, March 21st, 2008. Filed under Jericho, Television

It looks like next Tuesday’s episode will be the series finale: In what might translate into another spring boom for peanut vendors, CBS has once again pulled the plug on its post-apocalyptic series “Jericho” following lackluster ratings. In a decision first reported by SyFy Portal exactly one month ago, CBS has cancelled its series and […]

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