Topic: Showtime

New Showtime promo doesn’t mince words

Except for viewers, Showtime’s original series have it all: sex, beheadings, David Duchovny and loads of profanity. That’s the impression one gets from the new two-minute Showtime promo posted above.…

September 4, 2007, 2:00 PM EDT

Is it time for Showtime to quit charging?

With so many original hit shows on Showtime these days, it’s hard to remember the premium channel’s 1990s tagline, “Nothing but RoboCop and soft-core skin flicks.” OK, so maybe they…

August 6, 2007, 11:09 AM EDT

Stoners love ‘Weeds’ ad’s giant bag of pot

Here in the U.S., the hit show Weeds has been advertised with marijuana-scented strips in magazines. In New Zealand, they chose something a bit more grandiose: a giant bag of…

August 21, 2006, 8:36 AM EDT

Showtime's definition of a year's worth of ice cream may not be yours

Although ice cream season seems like it should be summer, the Showtime network has a new promotion that would work any time of year: free Haagen-Dazs for a year when…

July 18, 2005, 12:06 PM EDT