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‘Candy’ Episode 2: It’s Your Party and I’ll Cry If I Want To (Review)

“Happy Wife, Happy Life,” Candy;s second episode, delivers standout performances from its leads while starting to fit the puzzle pieces of Betty Gore’s murder.

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‘Candy’ Episode 1: The Sisterhood of the Traveling Axe (Review)

The first episode of ‘Candy,’ Hulu’s five-part miniseries on the 1980 Betty Gore axe murder, is a quiet game of hide-and-seek played in plain sight.

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‘Hacks’ The Bitch Is Back – Episodes 1-2 (Recap)

Hacks’ opening episodes raise the bar higher for the comedy’s second season while making it clear that Jean Smart will get that second Emmy.

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‘The Staircase’ & The Lies We Hide Episodes 1-3 (Review)

Inspired by the documentary of the same name, The Staircase harmonizes in time.

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With only three episodes left, the characters in ‘Better Call Saul’ find themselves deeply entangled in the messes they make for themselves.

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‘Conversations With Friends’, Lovers, and the In-between (Review)

Hulu’s adaptation of ‘Conversation with Friends’ falls short in translating the fascinating allure of Sally Rooney’s novel.

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L’Evénement ‘Happening’ (Review)

Despite the nostalgic film style and otherwise vivid symbolism throughout the movie, Happening is not a film to watch lightly.

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