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There are so many excellent components of the new film, Widows, we don’t know who to drool over first. Let’s begin with the director, Steve McQueen, the man behind the camera on 2014’s stunning Academy Award winning film, 12 Years … Continued

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True Detective is the child of writer Nic Pizzolatto, who has written (or co-written) every episode in the series. While each of the show’s three seasons tell their own self-contained story, they are linked by the style and sensibilities of … Continued

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The life of Hervé Villechaize was short, wild, and marked with outrageous highs and heartbreaking lows. The hard-partying actor was only fifty years old when he shot himself to death in his Hollywood home. Not long before his death, Villechaize … Continued

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Are you ready for some of the most shocking, revealing, and did we mention sexiest scenes you’ve ever seen? Be prepared: these NSFW moments aren’t from R or even NC-17 movies. No, these scandalous sex acts were actually performed on … Continued

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Blonde powerhouse Chloë Sevigny has conquered the big screen and the catwalk time and time again but now the American “It girl” is dominating behind the scenes as a filmmaker as well. You may know the icon for her contributing … Continued

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Happy Fashion Week, everybody! Celebrate the new season with some of our favorite movies about the world of fashion, from the marvelous to the macabre. So kick up your least comfortable heels, down a glass of Champagne or three, and … Continued

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Start shinning your armor and sharpen your swords because winter is here. Yes, the final episodes of Game of Thrones are nearly upon us, and  HBO‘s President of Programing, Casey Bloys, has announced that Season 8 would be the series finale, launching … Continued

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One of the most highly anticipated TV events of the year is the long-awaited return of True Detective. For those not in the know, the show is an anthology series, with each melodramatic season tackling a whole new story with … Continued

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HBO‘s The Deuce was one of our favorite shows of last year. An uncompromising look at the sex industry in the volatile setting of 1970s New York (“The Deuce” was the nickname of 42nd Street back in the old days), … Continued

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The hottest new sketch comedy series is Random Acts of Flyness, HBO‘s racially-charged sketch show from Terence Nance. Nance is best known for his 2012 directorial debut, the surreal, romantically existential, An Oversimplification of Her Beauty. Six years later, Nance’s … Continued

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