A task force comes together as a sniper starts targeting young victims in the opener of a dramatic series in which prisoners who mysteriously vanished decades ago from Alcatraz reappear in the present.
With its new mystery entry, Fox is hoping that fans of another island mystery series will want to get " Lost " in " Alcatraz " (Mon., 8 p.m. EST on Fox). But while that series introduced a massive cast of characters in its pilot, "Alcatraz" focused primar more
The much-anticipated premiere of exec producer J.J. Abrams' latest project saw the warm glow of prime-time television last night. Blending TV's most reliable genre formula (police procedural) with a sadly less-predominant genre (far-reaching government co more
FOX smartly decided that the world needed a reprieve from Terra Nova , and actually came up with a good idea. "Let's put a show that's actually good on for once!" must have been uttered by some up-and-coming VP of programming, and whoever it was should ge more
Alcatraz is sure to be a hit.
First, there's the general story of the prison inmates mysteriously disappearing and then reappearing in present day. Why? For what reason? Who's the person responsible?
Of course, gigantic questions like that aren't go more
HitFix's Alan Sepinwall invites his readers to review "Alcatraz," the new time-travel drama from producer J.J. Abrams, starring Sarah Jones, Sam Neill and Jorge Garcia. http://www.hitfix.com/blogs/whats-alan-watching/posts/alcatraz-pilot-ernest-cobb-we-ha more
Alcatraz unlocks its first episode season premiere event from the mind of J.J. Abrams with tonight's "Jack Sylvane," as Detective Rebecca Madsen (Sarah Jones) finds herself embroiled in a mind-boggling mystery of how 1960's Alcatraz inmates are re-surfaci more
Stop us if you've heard this before: "Alcatraz," the latest series from executive producer J.J. Abrams, has an overarching story to tell, but its week-to-week structure is more like a crime procedural, so viewers won't feel out of sorts if they miss an ep more
"Alcatraz" premieres on Fox tonight (Jan. 16th) and we were lucky enough to take a ferry to the famous prison with a group of press to chat with the cast ... in the shower room, no less. With the creaks and groans of metal in the background, we talked to more