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Rooting for the Roys

Succession treated its fans with a sophomore season that was scintillating, to say the least Warning: spoilers ahead In this very column over a year ago, I wrote about the first season of Succession, at that time an underdog show that gradually drew audiences into the Machiavellian lives of the wealthy Roys, and then broke […]

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Watchmen review: HBO delivers one of the greatest shows of 2019, an awe-inspiring antithesis to Avengers Endgame

WatchmenCreator – Damon LindelofCast – Regina King, Don Johnson, Tim Blake Nelson, Jeremy Irons, Jean Smart, Hong Chau When film director Terry Gilliam asked writer Alan Moore how he’d go about adapting his celebrated comic book (never graphic novel) Watchmen, Moore famously replied, “I wouldn’t.” The writer, bothered by Hollywood’s repeated mishandling of his work […]

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HBO show Euphoria generates controversy for featuring One Direction members having sex without permission

Pop band One Direction’s heartthrob Louis Tomlinson has spoken about Sunday’s controversial Euphoria episode, which involved a graphic, animated fan-fiction scene depicting him and Harry Styles engaging in sexual activity. Tomlinson revealed that he was unaware of the scene that aired on HBO, which featured animated versions of him and his former band-mate Styles, engaged […]

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How to Watch 'Big Little Lies' Even If You Don't Have HBO

Big Little Lies is back, baby! Which means that after literal years of waiting, we’re finally gonna figure out what goes down after that crazy death in last season’s finale. It will be a must-watch situation, especially because Meryl Fricken’ Streep joined the cast for round two. But if you, like me, are a scammer […]