Posts tagged HBO
Introducing the "Who Watches the Watchmen?" Podcast

Introducing the “Who Watches the Watchmen?” podcast, a weekly discussion of the new HBO original series, Watchmen. Adapted from the seminal graphic novel by writer Alan Moore and illustrator Dave Gibbons, the new HBO show will be run by Damon Lindelof (Lost, The Leftovers). Hosted by myself and Derek Wong of “The Film Trailers Podcast,” join us on our weekly journey as we cover the influential source material, the 2009 Zack Snyder adaptation, and the new show on an episode by episode basis.

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TV Review: Game of Thrones - "The Iron Throne"

Welcome to the Strange Harbors review of the final season of Game of Thrones. Typically, I tend to avoid posting recaps/reviews of single, individual episodes, but Game of Thrones is a cultural behemoth that deserves a more in-depth look at each installment, especially in its last six episodes. Each recap/review of the final season will be written from my perspective as A Song of Ice and Fire book-reader and a fan of the show. Today, we will be covering the series finale, titled “The Iron Throne.” Spoilers ahead…

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TV Review: Game of Thrones - "The Long Night"

Welcome to the Strange Harbors review of the final season of Game of Thrones. Typically, I tend to avoid posting recaps/reviews of single, individual episodes, but Game of Thrones is a cultural behemoth that deserves a more in-depth look at each installment, especially in its last six episodes. Each recap/review of the final season will be written from my perspective as A Song of Ice and Fire book-reader and a fan of the show. Today, we will be covering the third episode of Season 8, titled “The Long Night.” Spoilers ahead…

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Under the Radar: The Leftovers

Based on the 2011 novel of the same name by Tom Perrotta, The Leftovers is a television series that ran on HBO from 2014 to 2017 for three seasons. Even though critically acclaimed with a devoted fanbase, The Leftovers often took a backseat to HBO's other prestige dramas. Today, we're taking a closer look at this remarkable show almost two years after its stunning series finale. Sprawling, often baffling, and supremely confident, The Leftovers is one of the weirdest shows you'll ever see - and also one of the best. Major spoilers for The Leftovers below...

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