Tag Archives: HBO

New Seasons and Top Picks- Sunday, Sept 26

26 Sep

Amazing Race 17: They Don’t Call it the Amazing Race for Nothin! CBS 8:30  PM

The 17th season of this reality show starts up again in Gloucester, Mass.  Teams must then fly to London, England and navigate a series of tasks.  This is apparently the episode where the watermelon catapult is used, and if that viral video can’t get you to tune in, I don’t know what will.

Dexter: My Bad Showtime 9 PM ET

Dexter must deal with notifying family and making arrangements after the death of Rita, as well as deal with his own guilt.

Boardwalk Empire: The Ivory Tower HBO 9 PM ET

Nucky must cover his tracks after Agent Nelson Van Alden comes around looking into the recent crime spree.  In Chicago, Al Capone talks to the press about recent accusations. Continue reading


Sunday, Sept 19 Premieres

18 Sep
Boardwalk Empire: HBO 9 PM ET (reruns at 10:15 and 11:30)
Boardwalk Empire is a show set in Atlantic City during the beginning of prohibition.  It stars Steve Buscemi, Shea Whigham, Frank Crudele, Michael Stuhlberg, Vincent Piazza, Michael Pitt, and Stephen Graham.  The focus of the program is on the interplay of politics in the gambling mecca and the gangsters that rule the boardwalk.  Boasting elaborate sets and Martin Scorsese at the helm, HBO just might have their new Sopranos.