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Review: ‘Big Little Lies’ Season 2 Turns Its Female Stories into Powerful Myths

When Big Little Lies premiered as a limited series on HBO in February 2017, it…

The ‘Game of Thrones’ Finale Was Doomed From the Start, and Maybe That’s Our Fault

Be it the immediacy of social media discourse, the reactionary nature of the internet or…

If You Want a Show About the Pain of Self-Acceptance, Watch ‘Barry’

As prestige television popularized the anti-hero model, audiences witnessed a spectrum of self-denial. While Edie…

Love It or Hate It, ‘Game of Thrones’ Is the Show of a Generation

Game of Thrones operates on the other side of a cultural threshold. Most avid TV…

Why Are People Calling HBO’s Film About the Michael Jackson Abuse Allegations ‘Lies?’

This past weekend, HBO aired Leaving Neverland, a disturbing, detailed and deep-reported documentary about the sexual…

Televangelism: A “Greatest” Hits Guide

The Righteous Gemstones has a premise that’s probably familiar to a lot of Christians of a…