Category Archives: HBO

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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Game Theory with Bomani Jones (HBO) Rated NR

 Bomani Jones is a usual journalist who breaks down stories involving the world of sports. Starring Bomani Jones and Roy Shuler. Bomani tries to make this show like a late-night talk show about sports, mainly the NFL. However, the show … Continue reading

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Euphoria (HBO) Rated TV-MA

 A look at a group of high schoolers as they struggle with drugs, sex, and violence. Starring Hunter Schafer, Zendaya, and Angus Cloud  I would say that this show is a realistic look at some high schoolers’ lives that revolve … Continue reading

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Sex and the City (HBO) Rated TV-14

Four New York women gossip about sex while trying to survive living single in New York City. Based on the novel by Candace Bushnell. Starring Sarah Jessica Parker, Kim Cattrall, and Kristin Davis. I was never a big fan of … Continue reading

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Camping (HBO) Rated TV-MA

A man’s camping trip with his wife spirals out of control. Adapted from the British show, Camping. Starring Jennifer Garner, David Tennant, and Juliette Lewis. I’m surprised that this show isn’t funnier. Garner was surprising good at being anal. With the … Continue reading

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The Shop (HBO) Rated TV-MA

Discussions with the biggest names in entertainment and sports as they gather at different barbershops around the country. Starring  LeBron James and Maverick Carter. A group of entertainers meet at a barbershop and talk about life, family, work, and culture. … Continue reading

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Sharp Objects (HBO) Rated TV-MA

A reporter confronts her past when she returns home to investigate a murder. Based on the book by Gillian Flynn. Starring Amy Adams, Patricia Clarkson, and Chris Messina. This show starts slow. It’s directed by  Jean-Marc Vallée from Big Little Lies, … Continue reading

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Enlightened (HBO) Rated TV-MA

A self-destructive woman takes a new approach to life by becoming enlightened, which wreaks havoc at work and home. Starring Laura Dern, Diane Ladd, Sarah Burns. A quirky comedy with an unlikable lead character, this show has its work cut … Continue reading

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Game of Thrones (HBO) Rated TV-MA

Civil War breaks out in Westeros, and the children of the former rulers vie for power. Based on the book series by George R.R. Martin. Starring Peter Dinklage, Lena Headey, Emilia Clarke, Kit Harington. I have not read the books by … Continue reading

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Boardwalk Empire (HBO) Rated TV-MA

Tv Show set in Atlantic City, New Jersey during the Prohibition era. Starring Steve Buscemi, Kelly Macdonald, Michael Shannon, Shea Whigham, Stephen Graham, Vincent Piazza, Michael Kenneth Williams, Paul Sparks The tv show is based on the book, Boardwalk Empire: The … Continue reading

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