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HBO Max Pulls ‘Gone With the Wind,’ Citing Racist Depictions

HBO Max Pulls ‘Gone With the Wind,’ Citing Racist Depictions

HBO Max Pulls ‘Gone With the Wind,’ Citing Racist Depictions HBO Max Pulls ‘Gone With the Wind,’ Citing Racist Depictions HBO Max has removed from its catalog “Gone With the Wind,” the 1939 movie long considered a triumph of American cinema but one that romanticizes the Civil War-era South while glossing over its racial sins. The streaming service pledged to …

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How Studio Ghibli Went From Streaming Holdout to HBO Max Star

How Studio Ghibli Went From Streaming Holdout to HBO Max Star

How Studio Ghibli Went From Streaming Holdout to HBO Max Star How Studio Ghibli Went From Streaming Holdout to HBO Max Star HBO Max kicked off Wednesday with an abundance of noisy hit Warner Bros. movies (like “Wonder Woman” and the entire Harry Potter franchise) and heralded television shows (“Game of Thrones,” “Friends”). Yet tucked inside the platform’s 10,000 hours …

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HBO Max Wants to ‘Crush’ Netflix. Is It Too Late?

HBO Max Wants to ‘Crush’ Netflix. Is It Too Late?

HBO Max Wants to ‘Crush’ Netflix. Is It Too Late? HBO Max Wants to ‘Crush’ Netflix. Is It Too Late? AT&T’s streaming platform goes live on Wednesday. At $15 a month, it’s more expensive than its rivals and comes at a time when household income is dropping. Source link

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Friends reunion: HBO Max looking to film special by end of summer

Friends reunion: HBO Max looking to film special by end of summer

Friends reunion: HBO Max looking to film special by end of summer Friends reunion: HBO Max looking to film special by end of summer A planned Friends reunion could be filmed by the end of summer after being delayed by the coronavirus pandemic. The special episode, which comes 16 years after the iconic sitcom came to an end, was originally supposed to …

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The West Memphis three: How a trilogy of HBO documentaries helped free three men convicted of murder

The West Memphis three: How a trilogy of HBO documentaries helped free three men convicted of murder

The West Memphis three: How a trilogy of HBO documentaries helped free three men convicted of murder The West Memphis three: How a trilogy of HBO documentaries helped free three men convicted of murder On 5 May, 1993, three eight-year-old boys went missing in the city of West Memphis, Arkansas. Steve Branch, Michael Moore, and Christopher Byers were found the …

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Bad Education: Hugh Jackman HBO film criticised by real-life subject for ‘sordid’ depiction of sexuality

Bad Education: Hugh Jackman HBO film criticised by real-life subject for ‘sordid’ depiction of sexuality

Bad Education: Hugh Jackman HBO film criticised by real-life subject for ‘sordid’ depiction of sexuality Bad Education: Hugh Jackman HBO film criticised by real-life subject for ‘sordid’ depiction of sexuality The real-life subject of a new Hugh Jackman film has criticised it for making his sexuality seem “somewhat sordid”. Bad Education, which received rave reviews after debuting at Toronto International …

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Westworld renewed for season 4 by HBO

Westworld renewed for season 4 by HBO

Westworld renewed for season 4 by HBO Westworld renewed for season 4 by HBO HBO has announced that Westworld has been renewed for a fourth season. The US network also confirmed that creators Jonathan Nolan and Lisa Joy will return for the next season of the hit sci-fi series. In a statement, HBO programming president Casey Bloys said: “From the Western theme park to …

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HBO Max release date: Service to launch in May for US viewers but Friends reunion won’t be available for months

HBO Max release date: Service to launch in May for US viewers but Friends reunion won’t be available for months

HBO Max release date: Service to launch in May for US viewers but Friends reunion won’t be available for months HBO Max release date: Service to launch in May for US viewers but Friends reunion won’t be available for months HBO Max officially has a release date. The service will launch on 27 May for US viewers, its parent company …

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The Shining spin off TV series coming to HBO Max

The Shining spin off TV series coming to HBO Max

Star Wars director JJ Abrams is set to produce a TV series set in the world of The Shining. Named Overlook after The Shining‘s fictional Overlook Hotel, the horror series will feature famous characters from Stephen King’s 1977 novel and subsequent 1980 film adaptation. As reported by The Hollywood Reporter, the show will “explore the untold, terrifying stories of the …

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Can HBO survive the end of Game of Thrones?

Can HBO survive the end of Game of Thrones?

The sun has long set on the glory of HBO. The US cable network revolutionised the medium of television, producing series such as The Sopranos and The Wire, but now the shine of its so-called golden age is fading to a rusty brown. In the Nineties and Noughties, HBO built its name on prestige and innovation – not to mention its scandalously …

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