Although in recent years theatrical movies have been largely relegated to the Saturday-night death slots, NBC is hoping to help them make a comeback - and gambling big to do so - by scheduling three of them for lucrative Sunday berths during May sweeps. Besides a last airing of
Shrek, the Peacock will run the broadcast premieres of
Along Came Polly and
National Treasure. Try to contain your excitement.
Today's news was written by Ben Katner.