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    Film Review: The ‘Transparent Musicale Finale’ Never Manages to Carry a Tune

    Shows should always be taking risks. Especially after a few seasons, they should keep viewers on their toes and give them new reasons to tune in week after week. Sometimes external circumstances force innovation. This is true of “Transparent,” Amazon Prime’s groundbreaking hit that recently faced quite a challenge. Lead actor Jeffrey Tambor left “Transparent” […] More

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    Netflix Announces New True Crime Series ‘Evil Genius’ and New Episodes of ‘The Staircase’

    The good people at Netflix have worked tirelessly to provide excellent content for fans of true crime. Now, the streaming service announces more to enjoy. First is the four-part documentary series “Evil Genius: The True Story of America’s Most Diabolical Bank Heist.” The series comes from executive produces Mark and Jay Duplass. They describe the […] More

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    Amazon Studios Greenlight’s ‘Transparent’ Season 5

    SEATTLE—August 24, 2017—(NASDAQ: AMZN)—Amazon Studios today announced it has greenlit a fifth season of Jill Soloway’s Golden Globe Award and multi-Emmy Award winning series “Transparent.” The fifth season will begin production next year and is anticipated to premiere on Amazon Prime Video in 2018 exclusively for Prime Members. The entire Pfefferman family will be back including Jeffrey Tambor (“Arrested […] More

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    Film Review: ‘Landline’ Charms Even When Clunky

    Is marriage as hard for an older couple as it is for a newly engaged one? Writer/director Gillian Robespierre takes a look at these relationships in her new family comedy “Landline.” The plot of the film centers around a pair of affairs. However, the real heart of the story is in the fractured family dynamic, […] More