Today's the day. 30 years ago today, Miami Vice premiered on NBC, and the world of television entertainment changed almost immediately. The style of the sets and the fashions, the boldness of the cops and the bad guys, the bright, surreal day shots melding with the murky noir night shots, and the music -- oh, the impact the music had on the scenes and how we viewers … [Read more...] about Miami Vice: 30 Years, and Counting
Hey Vice Fans! Plans are in the making for another upgrade, and a way to streamline a lot of the content here, making some of it easier to find, and opening up other parts of it for more comments. There's not as much activity over in the forums as I thought there'd be, but for now they'll stay in place. In addition to plans for expanding the wiki, I'm considering putting … [Read more...] about Upgrades and Changes coming to The Chronicles
It doesn't matter how you feel about LeBron James, or his Decision, his newest Nike commercial includes a nod to Miami Vice and a cameo by Don Johnson. How can we not like that? Here are some screenshots of the best parts of the ad: Nike "LeBron: Rise" http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=vXkC0bkAeaM … [Read more...] about LeBron Vice?
We're coming up on the 2-year anniversary of this site's launch/relaunch, so I'm toying with the idea of adding a wiki component to the existing episode guide. My rough idea is to keep the basic guide in blog format here, but have a separate but fully linked wiki for all of the episodic info, allowing for others to expand on the episode descriptions and actor cataloging, and … [Read more...] about Enhancing the Chronicles
This might be too late to get to most Vice fans, but Woot.com is having a one-day sale (March 8, 2010) on the Miami Vice Complete Series DVD Box Set: $39.99 for the entire 5-season set! Even if you missed the sale, it's more than worth it to check out their podcast entry promoting the Miami Vice sale. … [Read more...] about Woot One Day Sale