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    'Game of Thrones' 3.9: 'The Rains of Castamere' - No Recap = No Spoilers

    No spoilers of any kind in this small contribution on the single most significant "Game of Thrones" episode to date. Recap write-ups from the East Coast were posted hours ago, and HBO has been sending out screener discs not in advance but days or even weeks after episodes are shown, which makes it t...

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    A Culture, A Country and an Ad Agency Divided on 'Mad Men'

    Check out our review and recap of "A Tale of Two Cities," the June 2, 2013 episode of "Mad Men."

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    Review & Recap: 'Game Of Thrones' Season 3 Episode 9, 'The Rains Of Castamere' Is A Shocker

    So is everyone as horribly traumatized by episode 9, "The Rains of Castamere" as I am? We can work through this together. Recap therapy. We can do it. Yes, once again "Game of Thrones" lived up to its Penultimate Episode Promise of being bananas batshit crazy insane! We now must always fear episode ...

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    Netflix's Revived Cult Favorite 'Arrested Development' Brings Baggage

    "Arrested Development" is not a sitcom that suits TV-love-at-first-sight. Like many of the better television shows, it's based on layers. Any series that rewards serious, devoted, eagle-eyed fans would bring an onslaught of criticism upon its return. Is the wrath that has met Netflix's revival of...

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    The New Season of 'Arrested Development' is Hard to Take. Why?

    Being given the chance at a second life on Netflix has turned out to be a mixed blessing for the creators of "Arrested Development" -- an unprecedented option that's also offered some unexpected burden.

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    'Mad Men' Looks at Desire and Commitment By Way of a Stab Wound and an Unexpected Tryst

    Check out our recap and review of "The Better Half," the May 26th, 2013 episode of "Mad Men."

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    Critics’ Choice Television Award Nominations Led by HBO with 21, Surprising Omissions

    Nominations are in for the third annual Critics’ Choice Television Awards, which will be held the evening of Monday, June 10, 2013 at The Beverly Hilton Hotel. The Broadcast Television Journalists Association (BTJA) nominates and votes for the awards. For the first time the show, hosted by "Parks an...

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    Now and Then: Obituary for 'The Big C,' Starring Luminous Laura Linney

    Cathy Jamison was a brave bitch. Through four seasons of Showtime's "The Big C," which ended its run Monday, she suffered the indignities of metastatic melanoma, chemotherapy, brain tumors, hospice, and bad insurance, yet remained steadfast in her belief that "surviving" and "living" do not necessar...

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    Cannes Review: 'Behind the Candelabra' is Steven Soderbergh's Glamorous, Garish and Great Goodbye (For Now)

    "Behind the Candelabra," which premiered at Cannes today before heading to HBO on Sunday, May 26th at 9pm, is Steven Soderbergh's virtuoso swan song to filmmaking (at least for now), his final feature before stopping to focus on his painting.

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    Three Weddings Before a Bunch of Funerals: 'Game of Thrones' 3.8: 'Second Sons'

    Appreciative fans welcomed the return this week of "Peter Drunklage," a reference to a character created to universal acclaim by "Game of Thrones" star Peter Dinklage during a recent Saturday Night Live appearance.

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