Month: August 2017

[This is a review of the Animal Kingdom season 2 finale. There will be SPOILERS.] – In the first season of TNT’s Animal Kingdom, the family dynamics at play within the Cody crime family served as one of the show’s biggest dramatic assets, and it was fascinating to watch each member’s strong, emboldened personality push
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Jesse Custer sees his past put on display as he makes an enemy of Herr Starr and the Grail in a stuffed but satisfying Preacher. The question of how much backstory an audience needs is an interesting one that comes into focus during in ‘Backdoors’. Preacher has teased out the histories of its main trio
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Another strong Rick and Morty episode continues the season’s deep dive into its characters and comes away with something surprisingly effecting. ‘Rest and Ricklaxation’ is the sort of Rick and Morty episode that feels like a response to the conceit of the show itself. The episode begins as Rick cajoles Morty into a quick, 20-minute
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Game of Thrones packs plenty into a super-sized season 7 finale that offers more dramatic moments than you can shake a Valyrian steel sword at. The term “hasty” might best describe Game of Thrones season 7, and that’s not just because the series saw three fewer episodes than its usual 10-episode order. Either due to
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An action-packed Marvel’s Spider-Man brings and old foe out for a new audience and introduces a potential new hero in the process. [This review contains SPOILERS for Marvel’s Spider-Man: ‘Osborn Academy’.] – Following the two-part series premiere, Marvel’s Spider-Man offers up some idea of just how serialized it will be throughout its first 12-episode season. It
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The new trailer for The Deuce, coming to HBO HBO has debuted the new trailer for The Deuce! Titled after the local slang for New York’s fabled 42nd Street, The Deuce begins its eight-episode season on September 10 and will be followed by new episodes subsequent Sundays at the same time. The show was created by George Pelecanos
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Despite leaking online earlier in the week, Game of Thrones still offers tremendous surprises as The Spoils of War takes the battles up a notch. To say that HBO and Game of Thrones had a rough time of it last week would be an understatement. The premium channel was hit by an attack from hackers,
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CW President Mark Pedowitz is defending the upcoming return of Mon-El to Supergirl. Kara Danvers’ Daxamite boyfriend became a point of contention for many fans of the show, as the second season’s plot relied heavily on Mon-El and his family, and his relationship with Kara became the show’s driving focus to the detriment of all
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black-ish spinoff (formerly college-ish) will now be called grown-ish and has cast three series regulars Freeform, Disney‘s young adult television and streaming network has announced that the upcoming black-ish spinoff formerly known as college-ish will now be called grown-ish. In addition, Emily Arlook, Chris Parnell and Trevor Jackson have been announced as grown-ish series regulars. RELATED: Yara Shahidi and Deon Cole
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After a long wait, Preacher finally, officially introduces Herr Starr, giving the villain top billing in his own hasty and darkly entertaining origin story. Leave it to a show as gleefully irreverent as Preacher to launch the second half of season 2 with a brand new arc, one that’s made possible due in large part
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