The Next ‘Bridgerton’ Love Story Should Center Around Benedict

Editor's Note: The following contains spoilers for Bridgerton Season 3 as well as Julia Quinn's Bridgerton novels. The big picture Benedict is rumored to be the star of Bridgerton Season 4 because of his self-discovery and revelation about his sexuality. Other Bridgerton brothers still need time for their stories, making Benedict the most viable choice […]

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This Intense, Quirky Max Docuseries Is a Real-Life ‘Succession’

The big picture On HBO Ren Faire George Coulam is a ruthless ruler at the Texas Renaissance Fest, playing mind games with his would-be successors. The series highlights Coulam's predatory behavior and portrays sexism and toxic masculinity in the workplace. Ren Faire is visually stunning, with a fantastic score, that elevates the drama at the […]

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‘Reverse the Curse’ Review – The Truth Is out There for David Duchovny

The big picture David Duchovny writes, directs and co-stars in an adaptation of his own book “Bucky F*cking Dent.” It's a one trick family drama that draws on every genre in the playbook. A disappointing lack of atmosphere and immersion dampens the mood. David Duchovny struck gold with his critically adored 2016 novel Bucky Fucking […]

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The Mural in Aemond’s Room in ‘House of the Dragon’ Foreshadows Tragic Events

Editor's Note: The following contains spoilers for House of the Dragon Season 2 Episode 1. The big picture House of the Dragon Season 2 of 's unfolds with political intrigue and murder in Westeros. A mysterious mural in Harrenhal hints at future events and power struggles in the series. Harrenhal's strategic importance and dark history […]

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‘Pirates of the Caribbean – The Curse of the Black Pearl’s Production Was a Mess

The big picture Then-Disney CEO Michael Eisner almost died Pirates of the Caribbean: The Curse of the Black Pearl due to the lack of success in films based on theme park attractions and concerns about the PG-13 rating. The chaotic production included tight schedules, seasickness and a costly fire, but the team persevered. Despite struggles […]

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