Category Archives: HBO

The Idol (HBO) Rated TV-MA

 After a nervous breakdown, a pop star is gearing up for her comeback. Starring The Weeknd, Lily-Rose Depp, and Suzanna Son.  This show is junk. The main reason for the show is to promote sex. Its tone is sex. During … Continue reading

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Mr. Bean (HBO) Rated TV-G

 Mr. Bean is a bumbling, childlike personality that causes him to have trouble doing everyday tasks, but his resourcefulness helps him succeed. Starring Rowan Atkinson, Matilda Ziegler, and Robin Driscoll.  Mr. Bean is a series of short comedy sketches that  … Continue reading

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Burden of Proof (HBO) Rated TV-14

After his sister’s disappearance, a brother searches for answers. Starring Savannah Bruffey, Wade Hunt Williams, and Kim Winter Mako.  What makes a true crime series good is a great mystery, and the mystery of Jennifer Pandos’ disappearance is a big … Continue reading

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The Leftovers (HBO) Rated TV-MA

The disappearance of 2% of the population leaves a community trying to overcome the loss. Starring Justin Theroux, Amy Brenneman, and Christopher Eccleston. This series is brilliantly made. I really think it’s one of the smartest written shows that gives … Continue reading

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Silicon Valley (HBO) Rated TV-MA

A Silicon Valley engineer works at making his own start-up company. Starring Thomas Middleditch, Josh Brener, and Martin Starr. I have a hard time understanding the praise of this show. Maybe it’s because the show revolves around business, and I … Continue reading

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Big Little Lies (HBO) Rated TV-MA

The lives of upper-class mothers who have children at a private school unravel when a single mother arrives at the school. Starring Reese Witherspoon, Nicole Kidman, and Shailene Woodley. This is storytelling at its finest. The story tells the ending … Continue reading

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Shaq (HBO) Rated NR

The life of Shaquille O’Neal as he moves from a boy to a young sports phenom to a cultural figure. Starring Rick Fox, Dwyane Wade, and Pat Riley.  This show interviews O’Neal’s family and friends and tells the story of … Continue reading

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Hard Knocks: Training Camp with the Detroit Lions (HBO) Rated NR

This series chronicles the second year of the Head Coach of the Detroit Lions as he leads the team from training camp through the preseason. Starring Liev Schreiber, Kelvin Sheppard, and Aidan Hutchinson. This series follows the coaching staff of … Continue reading

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Edge of the Earth (HBO) Rated TV-MA

 Four groups of athletes accomplish four different missions on the edge of the Earth. Starring Nouria Newman, Grant Baker, and Elena Hight.  What comes to mind when watching this series is how crazy these people are. They seem to beat … Continue reading

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We Own This City (HBO) Rated TV-MA

This miniseries tells of the rise and fall of the Baltimore Police Department’s Gun Trace Task Force and the corruption around it. Starring Jon Bernthal, Wunmi Mosaku, and Jamie Hector. I was not impressed with this film. The acting is … Continue reading

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