The ½ Hour News Hour (2007– )

TV Series  -   -  Comedy
Your rating:
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 -/10 X  
Ratings: 2.5/10 from 592 users  
Reviews: 25 user

Add a Plot


0Check in

Editors' Spotlight

Alpha House Premieres Today

All ten episodes of the second season of "Alpha House" are available starting today. Watch them now, only on Prime Instant Video.

User Lists

Related lists from IMDb users

list image
a list of 126 titles
created 3 months ago

Related Items

Connect with IMDb

Share this Rating

Title: The ½ Hour News Hour (2007– )

The ½ Hour News Hour (2007– ) on IMDb 2.5/10

Want to share IMDb's rating on your own site? Use the HTML below.

Take The Quiz!

Test your knowledge of The ½ Hour News Hour.






Series cast summary:
 Kurt McNally (17 episodes, 2007)
 Jennifer Lange (17 episodes, 2007)
 Himself (13 episodes, 2007)
 Timothy Cox (12 episodes, 2007)
 Guest / ... (10 episodes, 2007)
Rush Limbaugh ...
 Himself / ... (8 episodes, 2007)
 Tim Davenport / ... (7 episodes, 2007)


Add Full Plot | Add Synopsis







Release Date:

18 February 2007 (USA)  »

Also Known As:

The Half Hour News Hour  »

Company Credits

Production Co:

Show detailed on  »

Technical Specs


See  »

Frequently Asked Questions

This FAQ is empty. Add the first question.

User Reviews

Awful, just plain awful
20 May 2007 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

First off, I don't really see the logic in placing this on Fox News to begin with. The Daily Show and Colbert Report are on Comedy Central, a network intended for humorous, entertaining broadcasts. Fox News is meant to be part of the news media. Stewart/Colbert comparisons aside, this show is poorly executed. Most of it isn't even funny. It's propaganda with a laugh track. Jabs at Rosie O'Donnel, Jack Murtha, and Nancy Pelosi are followed, not by an original joke, but by quotes of said figures and others followed by canned audience laughter. The show frequent attacks the ACLU viciously without so much as even a joke ANYWHERE in the segment. But for some reason, there is still laughter and applause following it. Without the laughter artificially inserted, this show would simply be Hannity's America. Oh, and did somebody say "OJ Simpson? He murders people!" Ha, this show is sooooo current in its comedy. Overall, it's a crying shame that this show is still on the air. It shouldn't matter what ideology a comedy show leans towards. What matters is funny writers, well-timed delivery, and a producer other than the one who does 24. 1/2 Hour News Hour is none of the above.

16 of 26 people found this review helpful.  Was this review helpful to you?

Message Boards

Recent Posts
Cmon guys, funny just isn't your game. thefatman-1
Don't LAUGH at the ACLU commercials! Zorah
Is it cancelled already? mcgryboski
START DATE tlj272004
anyone else notice the title rip off? happydude_16
The improvement we were waiting for? tfcmaximus
Discuss The ½ Hour News Hour (2007) on the IMDb message boards »

Contribute to This Page

Create a character page for: