Netflix Should Have Let the ‘Friends’ Ship Sail


After the uproar that followed the provider’s near-removal of ‘Friends’, Netflix might suffer as it continues to lose content to up-and-coming streamers.

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The ‘It’s Always Sunny in Philadelphia’ Writers Have a New Show in the Works


Rob McElhenney and Charlie Day’s experience in crafting incisively uncomfortable humor is definitely coming in handy.

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Independent Movie Theaters Can Survive the Rise of Streaming


Independent cinemas aren’t doomed. The resurgence of the indie bookstore can help us understand why.   

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Hailee Steinfeld to Star in a Comedy Series About Emily Dickinson


Apple adds another original series to its impressive, star-studded streaming lineup.

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‘Bombshell: The Hedy Lamarr Story’ Unearths a Modern Inspiration


Why the actress and inventor’s story matters today, and where you can watch it for free.

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Amazon’s ‘Picnic at Hanging Rock’ Suggests That Sometimes, Less Is More.


Forcing facts on a dream sequence, Amazon’s expanded adaptation of the Aussie classic feels at odds with its source material.

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A Beginner’s Guide to Watching Classic Movies on Amazon Prime


How anyone from a newbie to a seasoned classic movie fan can find Prime’s hidden old gems.

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Julian Fellowes and Netflix Take the Field for ‘The English Game’


The Downton Abbey creator is writing a series about the origins of modern soccer in England.

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Jordan Peele and Lorena Bobbitt: An Odd Couple Made for Amazon


The Oscar winner will produce a series tackling one of the most infamous stories of the 1990s.