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“Big Little Lies” Postscript: Season 2 Did Wrong By Some Favs [OPINION-SPOILERS]

I steadily gushed about all the brilliant performances and Meryl Streep’s awesomeness throughout HBO‘s Big Little Lies Season 2. However, as I look back on the season, I feel some storylines and characters were done a disservice in the finale. I feared the second season would not be able to surpass the excellence presented in […]

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“Big Little Lies” Season 2: So What’s Left for “The Monterey Five”? [SPOILER REVIEW]

Whoa! HBO’s Big Little Lies usually delivers pretty intense episodes, but “The Bad Mother” and “I Want to Know” took viewers on one helluva roller coaster ride. After Celeste’s (Nicole Kidman) character is brutally attacked in the courtroom, she turns the tables and interrogates Mary Louise (Meryl Streep) in open court. Confrontations, revelations, confessions and […]


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“Big Little Lies” Season 2: Meryl Streep’s Flawed Truth-Seeker Mary Louise Unravels “Monterey Five” [SPOILER REVIEW]

HBO‘s award-winning series Big Little Lies returned with stirring sophomore season premiere episodes full of brilliant performances and unnerving teasers of the twists that await the “Monterey Five.” I’ll admit to having some reservations about extending the series. The first season was pretty near perfect and that jaw-dropping finale was one of the finest hours […]

'Big Little Lies' Season 2: Full Trailer Warns That Secrets Always Surface

‘Big Little Lies’ Season 2: Full Trailer Warns That Secrets Always Surface

Big Little Lies, HBO’s prestige series based on the novel by Liane Moriarty, is returning for a second season on June 9th, and they have just revealed a new trailer. After an emotionally draining first season that culminated in the death of a Nicole Kidman‘s abusive husband (played by Alexander Skarsgård) this season the secrets […]

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‘Big Little Lies’ Season 2: HBO Returns to Monterey on June 9 [TEASER]

HBO‘s booked a return trip to Monterey – and they’re bringing Academy Award-winning actress Meryl Streep along with them, as executive producer and writer David E. Kelley‘s award-winning series Big Little Lies is officially set to premiere on Sunday, June 9, at 9 p.m. ET/8 p.m. CT. To celebrate the announcement, the cable giant also […]

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Oscar-Studded ‘Little Women’ Adaptation Lands Greta Gerwig to Direct

Little Women is an enduring literary classic, and that means it’ll be adapted ’til the end of time. This newest reported version of Louisa May Alcott‘s March family novel is coming from Sony’s Columbia Pictures and will have Oscar-nominated writer-director Greta Gerwig at the helm. Variety reports that early talks include a veritable universe of stars […]

Hulu Developing ‘The House of the Spirits’ Series from Isabel Allende Novel

Hulu is developing a television series adaptation of Isabel Allende’s critically acclaimed novel The House of the Spirits with FilmNation Entertainment (Arrival), who secured the rights to the book in a competitive situation (and will serve as the studio on the project and Allende executive producing). Specific details on the project are limited; but a […]

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Nicole Kidman Shares First Look at Meryl Streep Filming Big Little Lies Season 2

Now that HBO‘s pretty much gotten the entire band back together, Nicole Kidman (The Hours) has taken to Instagram to share with fans the first image of three-time Academy Award winner Meryl Streep (The Post) filming the second season of Big Little Lies: Streep joins the cast as Mary Louise Wright, the mother-in-law of Kidman’s Celeste Wright […]

Big Little Lies: Shailene Woodley, Laura Dern, Zoe Kravitz Set to Return

HBO continues to get the band back together, announcing that Shailene Woodley, Laura Dern, and Zoe Kravitz are set to return for a second season of the cable giant’s Emmy-winning series Big Little Lies. The announcement serves to officially reunite the three with their Season 1 co-stars Reese Witherspoon and Nicole Kidman; with the cast also […]

FEBRUARY 17, 2016 - BERLIN: Meryl Streep at a reception of the Berlinale Jury, Rotes Rathaus.

The Post’s Meryl Streep Joins HBO’s Big Little Lies Season 2

As if two Academy Award winners wasn’t enough, HBO is stacking the deck for the second season of their Emmy-winning limited series Big Little Lies with none other than Meryl Streep. The celebrated actress is set to play Mary Louise Wright, the mother of Perry (Alexander Skarsgard). Concerned for the well-being of her grandchildren following her […]

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Is Hollywood Trying To Use ‘The Post’ To Counter The Fake Media Narrative?

This is not the first time in American history where the media and the White House have been at odds. Many citizens now look at the cable news stations as another wing of the various political parties trying to push their own agendas. It’s become so bad that facts are called into question, statistics are […]

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Marry Poppins Returns News Coming Out Of D23

Currently D23’s live action panel is pretty much the best thing to happen during this hour of the day. The upcoming Marry Poppins Returns–a sequel to the 1964 film–has a majority of Disney fans excited. As we already know, Dick Van Dyke, Anegla Lansburry, Meryl Streep, Lin Manuel Miranda, and Colin Firth will all have […]


91-Year-Old Dick Van Dyke To Appear In Mary Poppins Sequel

Revealed yesterday during a seemingly innocuous (aside from an awesome Jerry Lewis interview) Hollywood Reporter article about 90+ year old actors, the legendary Dick Van Dyke will join the cast of Disney’s upcoming Mary Poppins Returns. A sequel to the 1964 classic (this reporter’s all-time favorite film), Mary Poppins Returns stars Emily Blunt in the […]

‘Collateral Beauty’ Is Artificial And About As Subtle As A 2×4 To The Face

Collateral Beauty is the worst kind of artificial tear jerker that isn’t secure in its own message so it decides to beat the viewer over the head with its message. Title: Collateral Beauty Director: David Frankel Summary: Retreating from life after a tragedy, a man questions the universe by writing to Love, Time and Death. […]

Into The Woods Trailer Released By Disney

Disney has released the trailer for their upcoming musical Into The Woods. The film stars Meryl Streep, Johnny Depp, Chris Pine, Emily Blunt, Anna Kendrick and James Cordon. “Into the Woods” is a modern twist on the beloved Brothers Grimm fairy tales, intertwining the plots of a few choice stories and exploring the consequences of […]

Teaser Trailer For Into The Woods

Not often will we have musical coverage on the site (my second musical story since I started doing film coverage), but this one looks really cool. Disney’s upcoming film Into The Woods is a mash-up of the classic Grimm Fairy Tales like Cinderella, Little Red Riding Hood and Jack and the Beanstalk all tied together […]