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Deadwood Series Finale

The Real Story Behind ‘Deadwood’

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Learn all about the real people and events that inspired the acclaimed HBO series.

When They See Us

The Real Story Behind ‘When They See Us’

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Ava DuVernay’s upcoming Netflix series will explore the notorious real-life case that saw a group of teenagers convicted for a crime they didn’t commit.

Oscars Art

The 2019 Oscars Drama Is A Little Bit of History Repeating

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The dramatic Oscar season of 1953 is repeating itself.

HH Holmes

The Horrific Events That Inspired Martin Scorsese’s Upcoming Serial Killer Show

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‘The Devil In the White City’ will tell the story of the notorious H.H. Holmes and his Murder Castle.

Heat

The Real Story Behind Michael Mann’s ‘Heat’

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The cat-and-mouse chase. The iconic diner scene. The epic shootout. These things actually happened.

John C. Reilly and Steve Coogan on the Artistry of ‘Stan & Ollie’

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‘Stan & Ollie’ Star John C. Reilly on the one time Steve Martin changed his life, and Steve Coogan on the day Elvis ate all his bacon. 

Jingle All The Way

The Wild True Story Behind the Cabbage Patch Kids Riots

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Laura Dern and Issa Rae will star in a new HBO series about this real-life version of ‘Jingle All the Way.’

Western Town Paramount Ranch

The California Wildfires Took The Paramount Ranch, And With It So Much History

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It’s time to bid farewell to nearly a century’s worth of Hollywood history.

Peterloo Mike Leigh

‘Peterloo’ Review: A Passionate Remedy for Political Complacency (LFF)

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Mike Leigh’s new film is a sincere, belated elegy that successfully brings into the light a dark chapter of British history.