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    ‘Broadchurch’ Returns, a Disappointing Shell of Its Former Self (Trailer)

    The sophomore season of the British crime drama shuns the unassuming precision of its debut for high dudgeon and overwrought dramatics.

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    'Empire' and the End of "Least Objectionable Television"

    "Least objectionable television' is dead," as ABC entertainment president David Lee said last month, and "Empire" is only the latest network series to dance on the grave.

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    Fox Searchlight Continues Sundance Acquisitions Spree with Period Tearjerker 'Brooklyn'

    Drawing comparisons to 2009 Sundance favorite and Oscar nominee "An Education," "Brooklyn" stars Saoirse Ronan as a young Irishwoman who emigrates to the titular New York borough.

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    Sundance: Sony Pictures Classics Acquires 'Grandma,' Starring the 'Irreplaceable' Lily Tomlin

    Forty years after "Nashville," the legendary comedienne's resurgence continues with Paul Weitz's well-received dramedy, which premieres at Sundance Friday.

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    For the Love of God (or Country), Start Watching 'The Americans'

    With its thrilling combination of patriotic commitment, marital strife, and parental love, FX's chronicle of the Cold War at home is one of the best shows on television.

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    Review: BBC Crime Drama 'The Fall' Returns to Netflix, Better (and Darker) Than Ever

    Anchored by Gillian Anderson's calm, controlled performance, 'The Fall' is a hypnotic force, patiently reconstructing the murder mystery as an ink-black portrait of the human psyche's most terrifying recesses.

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    Ring in a Happy, Bloody New Year with 'Peaky Blinders'

    Recasting the aftermath of the First World War in swaggering post-punk style, "Peaky Blinders" counters the dainty conservatism of "Downton Abbey" with a sulfuric aversion to the idea of Britain itself.

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    Five Keys to the Unexpected Resurgence of 'Homeland'

    Emerging once more as a stark, surprising tale of life during wartime, 'Homeland' made amends in 2014, easily qualifying as the most improved series of the year.

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    Review: SundanceTV Miniseries 'One Child' Is a Gripping, Globe-Spanning Thriller

    Though its ample excitements occur on intimate terrain, "One Child" conjures the fear of a system that follows but one logic: power.

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    Watch: Harvey Keitel Tells Ben Barnes To Toughen Up in Exclusive 'By The Gun' Clip

    An aging mobster (Harvey Keitel) schools his protege (Ben Barnes) on surviving the mob world.

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