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Billions season 2, episode 3 recap

At the end of the first season, Chuck and Axe were continuing their mano a mano with Chuck tearing down the walls of Axe’s company in his search for a bug.  Full of bravado, Chuck tells Axe that he’s the … Continue reading

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Is Legion for real?

I saw the new TV series Legion by Noah Hawley on TV the other night. Weird and confusing, but fascinating show. Nicely directed. Quirky characters in an insane asylum involved with nefarious types. Reminds me of Twin Peaks and Clockwork Orange.

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Taboo

The TV series Taboo continues to intrigue me. It’s relentlessly dreary, but beautifully acted and lavishly produced. It’s a great period-piece melodrama. There’s always something grungy and vile going on between assorted miscreants bent on doing each other harm.  A … Continue reading

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Westworld Comes to TV

Westworld on HBO is an interesting series with potential, although I find it confusing. Where are the humans that patronize the theme park?  It seems like everyone in the theme park is a robot. In the Michael Crichton movie of the … Continue reading

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Shades of Blue

This show has potential.  The shades of blue in the title refer to the shades of moral quality found in the main characters.  Jennifer Lopez and Ray Liotta both play corrupt New York City cops.  Despite being corrupt, they are … Continue reading

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