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Alias Grace (seria 1)

Po “Opowieści podręcznej” kolejna udana ekranizacja powieści Atwood. Tym razem mamy do czynienia z historią opartą na faktach o służącej Grace Marks skazanej w XIX wieku za zabójstwo swojego pracodawcy i jego gospodyni. 1,629 more words

Two TV Critics Talk About Season 1 of ‘The Deuce’

HBO’s chronicle of early ‘70s New York, “The Deuce,” wrapped up its first season Sunday night. The sprawling series tells a multifaceted story of the sex trade, from the pimps and prostitutes on the street to the mob bosses and directors who control pornography. 2,309 more words


I'll give it five

There is just too much on TV to keep up with it all, especially when it comes to long-form drama, so how and when do you decide to stop watching something you thought was going to be a regular viewing fixture for yourself? 1,273 more words

USC Annenberg & HBO Launch Diverse Voices Initiative With David Simon As First Speaker

The USC Annenberg School for Communication and Journalism at USC and HBO have partnered for the Diverse Voices Forums, which will run through the 2017/18 academic year. 359 more words

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The Deuce 1x04 - 'I See Money' - Review

With each passing episode of The Deuce it becomes clearer the road to pornography is not a smooth or steady one, rather a road filled with bumps and forks. 615 more words


THE DEUCE (2017 - )

Creators: George Pelecanos, David Simon

Cast: Kevin Breznahan, Maggie Gyllenhaal, Margarita Levieva

The rise of the pornographic industry from the early 1970s to the mid-1980s. In the specialty stores, another cinema is sold under the coat. 286 more words


The Deuce episode one - Review

Setting a series narrative during a specific timeframe can be problematic. While attention to detail is key, too often the temptation is to positively laden the set with key signifiers while neglecting to develop characterisation. 480 more words