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Double The Love: Two Indie Critics on “RECTIFY”

Posted 07/29/2014 11:58 AM by
Double The Love: Two Indie Critics on “RECTIFY”

When SundanceTV asked cultural critics Fariha Roisin and Sara Black McCulloch to detail a bit more what they like about RECTIFY, the results were, as expected, highly articulate. Check out their responses.

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Top Ten Reasons “Secretary” Beats “50 Shades of Grey”

Posted 07/28/2014 1:19 PM by
Top Ten Reasons “Secretary” Beats “50 Shades of Grey”

You’ve got to give the Fifty Shades of Grey books credit. The erotic trilogy by E.L. James has single-handedly made BDSM mainstream (now everyone knows what a safe word is), been a boon to the sex toy industry (hello, love beads!), and improved the sex lives of many a long-married couple (a chapter a day will keep the couple’s therapist away!). But that doesn’t mean the series is without its faults, or that there aren’t better depictions of BDSM relationships in popular culture or at the very least, one better depiction.

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Double The Love: AndrewAndrew Duo on “Rectify”

Posted 07/28/2014 1:01 PM by
Double The Love: AndrewAndrew Duo on “Rectify”

AndrewAndrew, NYC’s premiere lookalike DJs/designers/tastemakers, are the latest duo to double the love for RECTIFY. Check out what these cultural connoisseurs thought of the critically acclaimed SundanceTV series now midway through its second season. Which Andrew said which comments below is unclear. And really, does it matter? They’re equally brilliant.

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RECTIFY: Menu From Murphy’s Diner

Season 2

Posted 07/28/2014 12:56 PM by
RECTIFY: Menu From Murphy’s Diner

Murphy’s Diner serves as the backdrop for an intense conversation between Sheriff Carl Daggett and Senator Roland Foulkes while Marcy has a fairly intimate with Daniel early on. Want to see what Marcy is serving at the Paulie pitstop. Check out the menu above.

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History Lesson 101: The Top 10 Time-Bending Movies

Posted 07/28/2014 11:31 AM by
History Lesson 101: The Top 10 Time-Bending Movies

It would take a lot of time to get through all 1001 Movies You Must See Before You Die. Imagine how much easier it would be if you could watch one every day a la Groundhog Day or watch the original screening of each one via the DeLorean in Back to the Future? Sadly, that’s not going to happen. So instead here are the top 10 movies (half of which are from 1001 movies…) that play with our notion of time.

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On the Beat: Who Was Lennie Briscoe’s Best Partner?

Posted 07/25/2014 4:48 PM by
On the Beat: Who Was Lennie Briscoe’s Best Partner?

Lennie Briscoe, played by Jerry Orbach, was the “most real fake police officer” New York City cops had ever seen, according to the The New York Times. But a detective is only as good as his partner. Vote for your favorite.

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Jared’s Blog: Boris Pasternak Essay

Posted 07/25/2014 3:35 PM by
Jared’s Blog: Boris Pasternak Essay

“Surprise is the greatest gift which life can grant us,” according to the Russian novelist Boris Pasternak. If that’s true, today must be Christmas, because I am really, really surprised — finally, an essay prompt that actually makes sense. You could knock me over with a feather.

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Dangerous Minds: Top 10 Instances of Telekinesis In The Movies

Posted 07/25/2014 3:12 PM by
Dangerous Minds: Top 10 Instances of Telekinesis In The Movies

Telekinesis is arguably the most desirable of all superpowers—moving objects without lifting a finger would be both thrilling and a killer party trick. In movies, we’ve seen telekinetic characters get all kinds of creative with their skills, but we’ve also seen them experience some serious downsides. As one super-human learned the hard way, with great power comes great responsibility. Check out our list below for our top instances of telekinesis in the movies!

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“WSJ” Profiles Star of the “Brilliant” New Series, “The Honorable Woman”

Season 1

Posted 07/25/2014 11:31 AM by
“WSJ” Profiles Star of the “Brilliant” New Series, “The Honorable Woman”

As anticipation builds for the US premiere of THE HONORABLE WOMAN, July 31, 10/9C on SundanceTV, The Wall Street Journal and others grill Maggie Gyllenhaal on her star turn as shadowy Israeli heiress Nessa Stein. Meanwhile, Hollywood Reporter’s TV critic hails the series as “the show we’ll all be talking about very soon.”

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“Rectify” Recap: Episode 206 (Mazel Tov)

Posted 07/24/2014 8:19 PM by
“Rectify” Recap: Episode 206 (Mazel Tov)

After partying at Lezley’s house, Daniel wakes up naked in Marcy’s bed. Marcy chats with him in the kitchen and kisses him good-bye.

Daniel sees Trey at the gas station and confronts him. They stare each other down.

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