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The TV and Movie Line Readings We Can’t Get Out of Our Heads

Great dialogue doesn’t just come down to how a line is written but how it’s said. Photo: Art by Chloe Lewis A lot goes into a good performance – from research to blocking to facial expressions and beyond. But at…

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Conan O’Brien Must Go Reveals Conan’s Natural Habitat is Everywhere

Conan O’Brien continues to flourish outside the musty late-night talk show format with Conan O’Brien Must Go. Photo: Conaco | Max Late-night talk shows were like home when I was a teenager. Social anxieties could disappear, bullies were non-existent, and…

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The Best New Girl Friendship Pairings

New Girl’s friendships are just as important as the show’s romantic relationships. Here are some of the series’ best. Photo: Fox The friendships on New Girl are just as important to the series as the romantic relationships. The show wouldn’t…

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The First Ever Taskmaster Was a Very Different Beast

No Greg Davies, 20 contestants, post-midnight… the original Taskmaster didn’t start out as the show it is now. Photo: Avalon As Alex Horne tells it, Taskmaster was born out of professional jealousy. In 2009, he became a parent and so…

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Glen Powell Fans Need to Watch Scream Queens

Only Glen Powell could make Scream Queen’s frat boy caricature Chad Radwell charming. Photo: FOX Image Collection via Getty Images Before he was stealing hearts in Set it Up and Anyone But You, flying planes in Top Gun: Maverick, and…

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Larry David Teased The Curb Your Enthusiasm Finale’s Silliest Joke Ahead of Time

It turns out that Larry David really struggles with simple hand gestures. Photo: John Johnson | HBO No one would call Larry David a catchphrase comic. And yet, the prolific comedic mind behind Seinfeld and Curb Your Enthusiasm certainly has…

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Every Curb Your Enthusiasm Finale Guest Star: Allison Janney, Greg Kinnear, and More

Don’t know your Colonel Vindmans from your Mocha Joes? Here is a guide to all the guest stars of the Curb Your Enthusiasm series finale. Photo: John Johnson | HBO This article contains spoilers for the Curb Your Enthusiasm series…

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Sex and the City: Skipper Deserved a Better Friend than Carrie

Skipper Johnston learned the hard way to never ask Carrie Bradshaw to set you up with a friend on Sex and the City. Photo: Craig Blankenhorn | Max This article contains spoilers for Sex and the City. Skipper Johnston (Ben…

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Curb Your Enthusiasm Fans Have Probably Figured Out the Ending Already

When you really think about it, there’s really only one way Larry David’s story can end. Photo: John Johnson | HBO This article contains Curb Your Enthusiasm spoilers through season 12 episode 9. You’ve likely heard of Chekhov’s Gun –…

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Sex and the City: Carrie and Big Were Perfect for Each Other (But Not in a Good Way)

Carrie and Big aren’t “relationship goals” by any means, but they definitely deserve each other. Photo: Craig Blankenhorn | Max This article contains spoilers for Sex and the City. Carrie Bradshaw’s (Sarah Jessica Parker) relationship with John James Preston a.k.a….