Tag: HBO

What ‘Looking’ Gets Right — And Wrong — About San Francisco

What ‘Looking’ Gets Right — And Wrong — About San Francisco

| January 17, 2014 | 2 Comments

Looking hasn’t even premiered yet and there’s already been a lot of criticism about how “real” it is. Having seen four episodes, here’s what the show gets right — and wrong — about being gay in San Francisco.

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8 Reasons to Get Excited about HBO’s New Liberace Movie

8 Reasons to Get Excited about HBO’s New Liberace Movie

| May 21, 2013 | 0 Comments

Before Elton John, Michael Jackson, Madonna and Lady Gaga, there was Liberace, aka Mr. Showmanship, the original too-much celebrity and his biopic is going to be awesome.

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So Long “Enlightened” and 5 Other Shows We Still Mourn

So Long “Enlightened” and 5 Other Shows We Still Mourn

| March 26, 2013 | 3 Comments

With HBO’s announcement that the Mike White helmed Laura Dern comedy Enlightened will not be renewed for another season, we are again faced with the sad task of reevaluating other uniquely brilliant television shows that left us before their time.

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The Importance of Being Enlightened

The Importance of Being Enlightened

| February 28, 2013 | 1 Comment

With the final episode of Enlightened to air next week and no word yet from HBO on a third season, here’s a look at why the show deserves a constant green light.

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