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    Your Guide to Everything You Need to Know and Watch Before Tonight's 'True Detective' Finale

    At last, it is finally upon us. The eighth episode, and season finale, of HBO's morbid southern gothic "True Detective" airs tonight. Was all that internet head-scratching, endless theorizing and obsessive close-reading in vain? Who is The Yellow King? Do we even care anymore?

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    A Southerner's Defense of Bayou Gothic 'True Detective'

    Emily Nussbaum may be my favorite critic working today -- her New Yorker column is my North Star of trusted opinion in the televisual wilderness. But she gets "True Detective" wrong, wrong, wrong.

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    Alejandro González Iñárritu Was Originally Attached To 'True Detective' & More Revelations From Cary Fukunaga

    There is a reason everyone you know is talking about "True Detective": it's that fucking good. With two episodes to go on HBO's breakout hit, and frontrunner for TV show of the year (and hell, the damn-thing-you'll-watch-in-any-medium of the year), the focus is turning to toward writer Nic Pizzolatt...

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    'True Detective' Director Cary Fukunaga Has Untitled War Project In the Works at Fox

    Needless to say, "True Detective" director Cary Fukunaga is on a roll right now. As that eight-episode HBO series unspools with many a fervent admirer (and a few dissenters), Fukunaga has sold a six-figure pitch to Fox. The project is untitled and set during contemporary wartime; Nicole Riegel, a fe...

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    'True Detective' Director Cary Fukunaga Lines Up War Project At Fox

    As you may have noticed, the arrival of HBO’s “True Detective” onto the TV landscape has attracted widespread attention for reasons both headline-grabbing (Episode Four’s six-minute long take) and dense (the many literary influences). The quality of the Nic Pizzolatto-penned show has also led to a d...

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    'True Detective' is the Most Cinematic Show on Television -- But Is It Anything More Than That?

    "True Detective" reached its mid-season point last night with a virtuoso six-minute shot. The series is one of the most beautifully directed on the small screen, but does its content match its style?

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    'True Detective': HBO's Next Great Drama or Just Another Serial Killer Story?

    Check out our review of "True Detective," HBO's upcoming crime drama created by Nic Pizzolatto, directed by Cary Fukunaga and starring Woody Harrelson and Matthew McConaughey.

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    Watch: Matthew McConaughey and Woody Harrelson Come to a Slow Boil in a New Trailer for HBO's 'True Detective'

    A new trailer for the upcoming HBO limited series "True Detective" was recently released and it is certainly compelling. The video, below, highlights the drama's timeline, as we see stars Matthew McConaughey and Woody Harrelson age over the course of a 17-year murder investigation.

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    'Out Of The Furnace' Director Scott Cooper Will No Longer Direct Stephen King's 'The Stand'

    Well, it was a brief affair, and one that ends like so many Hollywood relationships do, thanks to "creative differences" (just ask Joe Carnahan). Just three months after it found a new director after Ben Affleck exited the project, Warner Bros. will need to find someone else to direct "The Stand."

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    Watch: Matthew McConaughey Uncovers 'Something Deep and Dark' in a New Trailer, Poster for HBO's 'True Detective'

    Every glimpse HBO has offered so far of the network's upcoming limited series "True Detective" has looked incredibly promising, and this new trailer is no different, providing more insight into the central pair of Louisiana cops played by Matthew McConaughey and Woody Harrelson.

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