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With an outstanding ensemble cast and sharp writing to ground its outlandish subject matter, GLOW is a knockout.
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O beautiful for spacious skies! The Americans returns for Season 5.
With horrors both real and metaphorical, Jordan Peele’s directorial debut is a Guess Who’s Coming to Dinner from hell.
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2016 was a chance to discover new stories and new voices.
Director Denzel Washington is smart enough to let the material and the performances speak for themselves in this adaptation of August Wilson’s Pulitzer Prize-winning play.