Category Archives: Film Theater and TV

Actor Steve Schirripa discusses BPC and his line of spaghetti sauces

(11,000 people have viewed this as of April 16, 2015)

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Review: Sleep No More

March 8, 2015- By Steven E. Greer Last year at about this time, I enjoyed going to the interactive dinner at the Paramount Hotel

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Man-whores of the 50’s

April 12, 2015- By Steven E. Greer I was watching the HBO documentary about Frank Sinatra and learned quite a bit.

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The “Tribeca” Film Festival people are pure beggars now

April 16, 2015- Robert De Niro recently made news for publicly calling out Mayor de Blasio for not

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Crowd funding for Shakespeare Downtown

April 15, 2015- The people putting together the Shakespeare Downtown to be performed inside

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Why is it called The Tribeca Film Festival?

April 14, 2015- The ever changing Tribeca Film Festival (TFF) has new management and a new home in Midtown. All

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A Sundance film about the early days of The Who

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The Netflix Late Reviewer: Interstellar

April 9, 2015- By Steven E. Greer I am a big fan of Christopher Nolan. I think that his Batman movies were some of the best films

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Viewership for March blows away old records

For the month of March, 2015, total viewership was

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Exclusive: Harvey Weinstein met with the woman he allegedly groped the next day at the Tribeca Grand Hotel

Update April 10, 2015- Charges will not be filed.

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Hollywood mogul Harvey Weinstein accused of molesting female model in Tribeca

March 30, 2015- We reluctantly give this story life since there has been no arrest, but it is out there.

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“Oops. You were whacked. I forgot about that.”

March 20, 2015- By Steven E. Greer I had a fascinating lunch today at El Vez with former Sopranos actor Steve Schirripa who played

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The Netflix Late Reviewer: House of Cards: Season 3

March 23, 2015- By Steven E. Greer For the first time ever, I purchased the streaming service from Netflix solely to view the latest

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How Apple TV will kill off expensive bundled cable TV plans

March 22, 2015- The LA Times reports, “Anyone who’s been thinking about cutting the pay-TV

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The Netflix Late Reviewer: Gone Girl

March 21, 2015- By Steven E. Greer There was nothing better on my Netflix queue, so I reluctantly ordered Gone Girl.

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The Netflix Late Reviewer: BBC’s TV series “Sherlock”

Update March 5, 2015- The third season is even better than the first two: Great writing and

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Tip of the Week: Do you really need a PR firm?

Update March 18, 2015- The El Vez burrito bar opened to almost no press other than small

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The slow death of TV news is painful to watch

March 12, 2015- By Steven E. Greer NBC’s senior news reporter Brian Williams recently got into trouble because he was so bored

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How Bill O’Reilly has helped the liberal cause more than the conservative cause

December 26, 2014- By Steven E. Greer, MD Fox News’ Bill O’Reilly is a very relevant character. To pretend otherwise is a mistake that many liberals often make.

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Bill O’Reilly’s flagrantly sexist comments about Senator Elizabeth Warren

December 16, 2014- By Steven E. Greer, MD As cable TV ratings fall across the board, and Fox News’ Bill O’Reilly ages and loses his foothold as the most watched show on Fox,

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