Tag: HBO

Jon Hamm Really Loves Larry David In The New ‘Curb Your Enthusiasm’ Season 10 Trailer

Whether or not you liked the Curb Your Enthusiasm “revival” with its ninth season on HBO, the network’s decision to renew the comedy classic for a 10th season wasn’t all that surprising. Now, it’s almost here, and after teasing audiences with an unfathomably enjoyable video of star and creator Larry David impatiently looking at a […]

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Yahya Abdul-Mateen II’s Reaction To Learning About That Major ‘Watchmen’ Twist Sounds About Right

WARNING: Massive Watchmen TV series spoilers will be found below. The past few episodes of HBO’s Watchmen have spun through the effects of the series’ biggest, Damon Lindelof-delivered curveball. Doctor Manhattan was revealed to be hiding out in Tulsa in the body of Cal Abar, portrayed by Yahya Abdul-Mateen II. The Aquaman actor did a […]

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Jude Law And John Malkovich Go To War In The Latest Trailer For ‘The New Pope’

Obviously, HBO’s The Young Pope was an amazing season of television. It scored a small handful of Golden Globe and Emmy nominations, but it didn’t win any — even though the Jude Law-led papacy drama surely deserved so much more. Several years later, The Young Pope is now The New Pope, as Law’s Pope Pius […]

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My Best Friend and I Went to the Taping of Lil Rel’s HBO Special and Had The Time of Our Lives. It Was Also the Last Time I Saw Her

Lil Rel Howery Live In CrenshawPhoto: Courtesy of HBO I don’t remember the very last words she said to me, but I remember the overall sentiment: “That was fun as hell.” When I was invited to the live taping of HBO’s Lil Rel Howery Live In Crenshaw, I knew the perfect person to join me: […]

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‘The Outsider’ Trailer’s Powerhouse Cast Puts Many Faces On Fear For HBO’s Stephen King Adaptation

Stephen King fans face the great peril of feeling overwhelmed right now by all the swirling adaptations of the author’s work, and it’s that sense of dread that’s only fueling further successes. HBO’s now falling into the abyss — and it looks like that jump will be rewarded because the recent teaser scored 5 million […]

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‘Watchmen’ Is Unveiling More About How That Big, Blue Twist Happened With A Peteypedia File

(WARNING: Massive Watchmen spoilers will be found below, so get outta here if you haven’t watched!) This week’s Watchmen threw an enormous curveball at its audience by revealing that Doctor Manhattan hasn’t really been hanging out on Mars all this time. For several years, in fact, he’s been hiding out in Tulsa as Cal Abar, […]

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Larry David Impatiently Awaits The Return Of ‘Curb Your Enthusiasm’ In The Season Ten Teaser

Curb Your Enthusiasm turns 20 next year, but thanks to all those breaks creator-star Larry David has taken — including a giant one between 2011 and 2017 — the season arriving in January will only be its tenth. The show’s fans surely have learned to be patient — except if they’re anything like its eternally […]

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The Best Christmas Movies Streaming Right Now

Christmas is almost here, which means now’s the perfect time to fill up on some eggnog and binge some classic holiday movies. Because it’s 2019, and we (as a species) have evolved, you can watch pretty much every great Christmas flick on some sort of streaming platform. Amazon Prime, Netflix, Hulu, HBO, Disney+ — they’ve […]

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The Latest Episode Of HBO’s ‘Watchmen’ Featured A Character Who Might Be Related To Trump

On the most recent episode of HBO’s critically acclaimed Watchmen series, showrunner Damon Lindelof and writer Cord Jefferson managed to reinterpret — nay, reinvent — Hooded Justice, one of the founding members of the Minute Men in Alan Moore and Dave Gibbons’s graphic novel. Instead of being a man whose marginalization was based on his […]

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HBO Now December Highlights, Including A ‘Watchmen’ Finale And A Dan Soder Comedy Special

HBO closes out 2019 by bidding farewell to a couple of exciting new series (for now) and delivering some comedy to make those goodbyes easier. First up is the season finales of Watchmen, Damon Lindelof’s excellent comic book adaptation, and His Dark Materials, another book-to-screen exercise that’s really paid off for the network. Silicon Valley […]

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The Latest ‘Westworld’ Season 3 Trailer Feels Like A Horrifying ‘Silicon Valley’ Crossover

The last episode of Westworld‘s confusing second season, “The Passenger,” premiered in the summer of 2018. Since then, audiences of the popular HBO series from co-creators Jonathan Nolan and Lisa Joy have subsisted on scraps of casting information — like Breaking Bad‘s Aaron Paul — and brief teasers and trailers that reveal practically nothing about […]

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The New ‘Westworld’ Trailer Introduces Us to Another Dystopian Tech Company

The first season of Westworld was a fascinating puzzle box, with a storytelling conceit and twist that was so brain-bleedingly complex it was hard to know what the series could possibly do for season two. Unfortunately, HBO didn’t know, either. The second season was a sloppy and convoluted mess, save for a few brilliant stand-alone […]

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HBO’s ‘His Dark Materials’ Is the Adaptation Fans Deserve

The Golden Compass, the 2007 movie adaptation of Philip Pullman’s successful book of the same name, had a lot going for it. It starred Daniel Craig, Ian McKellen, Nicole Kidman, Eva Green, and big, computer-generated, armored polar bears. It was a flashy fantasy-adventure epic with highly-praised source material. Calls by Catholic groups to boycott the […]

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John Malkovich’s Holy Father Confesses To Just About Everything In ‘The New Pope’ Trailer

Between Pope Pius XIII’s (Jude Law) comatose state, John Malkovich’s addition to the cast as Pope John Paul III, and the fact that The Young Pope is now titled The New Pope, the second installment of Paolo Sorrentino’s wildly surreal series is shaping up to be an odd one. Never fear, of course, for Law’s […]

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Disney vs. Apple: Who will win the streaming war?

Please enable Javascript to watch this video Just when you finally thought you had TV streaming figured out (and you got all 4 of your remotes to work), Disney and Apple are about to shake up the entire industry again. According to a report by WCPO, the two giants are about to roll out their […]

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Game Of Thrones ‘House of the Dragon’ Prequel Series Confirmed

Yesterday, it was announced that the Game of Thrones prequel series that was supposed to star Naomi Watts and launch on HBO had been cancelled. However, it seems that following the news of the cancellation, HBO has since announced a straight-to-series order for another prequel titled “House of the Dragon”. Advertising As the name implies, […]

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The ‘Game Of Thrones’ Targaryen Prequel ‘House Of The Dragon’ Has Been Given A Full Series Order At HBO

It’s a been a wild ride for Game of Thrones fans over the last 24 hours. Late Monday it was revealed the Star Wars film trilogy to be spearheaded by GoT showrunners David Benioff and D.B. Weiss was cancelled. Then Monday word came that the GoT prequel show that was to star Naomi Watts was […]

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HBO Is Not Moving Forward With The ‘Game Of Thrones’ Prequel Series Starring Naomi Watts

Before Game of Thrones wrapped up its seven-season run (with a finale that no one had any opinions on), HBO started developing four, later five prequel series. The first to make it to the pilot stage was from Kick-Ass and Kingsman: The Secret Service writer Jane Goldman. The Long Night, as per George R.R. Martin’s […]

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‘Adventure Time’ Will Return To ‘Distant Lands’ In Four New Specials On HBO Max

Just over a year ago, the series finale for Cartoon Network’s Adventure Time aired to much critical acclaim. As happy as longtime fans of Pendleton Ward’s fantastical show were, however, they were also sad to see it go. Well, on Wednesday, WarnerMedia announced that the show would be returning to its upcoming HBO Max streaming […]

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