Reality television, launched in its current form by MTV’s “The Real World,” is one of the most incoherent but simultaneously illuminating creations of the last quarter century.What began as a window into Generation X soon has since become an at-times frightening template for the next generation as they enter young adulthood.
Year: 2010 - present IMDb rating: 6.3A theme emerges with “Swamp People,” another outgrowth of “Deadliest Catch,” but this time the audience follows alligator hunters in Louisiana.
Year: 2007 - 2008IMDb rating: 6.3After starring together in the 1987 film “The Lost Boys,” teen idols Corey Feldman and Corey Haim started being dubbed the ‘Two Coreys.’ Twenty years later, A&E made a reality show following the two men—the series began with a down-on-his-luck Haim moving in with Feldman and his wife.
The show was canceled, reportedly because Feldman wouldn’t work with Haim if he kept doing drugs.
We are a country that films everything, shares our private spaces, and constantly broadcasts our beliefs in one of many public Confessionals.
This former glimpse into the lives of “real” people has turned into a bizarre distortion of the world— offering altered views of what business, relationships, and competition really are.
” It turns out, lots of controversy and far fewer invitations to the Republican National Convention.