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    Review: HBO's Fantasy Epic 'Game Of Thrones' Returns For A Satisfying Sophomore Season

    Ever since HBO changed the landscape of television dramas back in the late 90s, a dozen other networks have stepped up to try to follow in their footsteps with their own challenging, original programming. So how does the pay cable network stay ahead of the pack? By taking risks that no other ne...

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    Is The New York Times Being Unfair to 'Game of Thrones'?

    Superheroes, robots, vampires and wizards dominate the big screen box office, fantasy fiction's all over the bestseller lists -- geeks, like it or not, have inherited the world (of popular culture), and you'd think this would mean the dismissal of a property just because it's genre would...

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    Hard 'Luck': Why HBO's Horseracing Drama is Still Worth Seeking Out

    Watching the outstanding season (and series) finale of "Luck," which went out quietly on Sunday night while the country turned its attention to "Mad Men," it was hard not wonder if the show would have found more of a following if the rest of it had been like its ending.

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    Take A Peep At Character Videos For 'Veep,' Armando Iannucci's Upcoming HBO Political Comedy

    If you were a fan of the 2009 political-satire “In The Loop,” you were probably pretty pleased to see that creator Armando Iannucci is thankfully going to forgo overseeing a remake of his own BBC series "The Thick of It," which “In The Loop” acted as a spin off of, ...

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    Need a Refresher on 'Game of Thrones'? Try This Featurette

    If you're devoting any time this weekend to delving into the back catalog of a show for a refresher (or to catch up) it's most likely "Mad Men," which makes its triumphant return on AMC on Sunday night after a long 17 months between seasons. (In brief: Advertising, infidelity, smok...

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    Did HBO Cancel 'Luck' To Get Out Of A Contentious Production?

    It has been just about a week since HBO closed the lights on Michael Mann and David Milch's horsetrack series, "Luck." And while the death of a horse (the third to pass away during production of the series) was cited as the reason the cable network pulled the plug on the show, it likel...

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    Judd Apatow and Lena Dunham Talk Sex, the City and 'Girls'

    An interview with the producer and the creator/star of HBO's new comedy about young women in New York City.

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    HBO Explores 'The Central Park Effect'

    Jeffrey Kimball's birding doc will air on HBO this summer.

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    SXSW '12: Lena Dunham, Judd Apatow & The Team Behind 'Girls' Discuss The Brilliant New HBO Show

    Over the past decade, SXSW has turned into one of the countries most exciting showcases for feature films and shorts as well as the programs for music and interactive. So consider this something of a milestone that one of the most exciting premieres to take place at the Paramount Theatre this year w...

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    Watch: New Teaser Trailer For HBO's 'Hemingway And Gellhorn' With Clive Owen And Nicole Kidman

    Last month HBO dropped a 5-minute trailer for their upcoming film "Hemingway & Gellhorn" starring Clive Owen and Nicole Kidman as the titular Ernest Hemingway and Martha Gellhorn, respectively. For anyone who thinks 5-minutes is too long for a trailer, or for those who simply couldn't be bothered si...

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