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2018 Holiday Movie Season Preview: Hallmark’s Thanksgiving Week

Hang onto your eggnog. Beginning tomorrow night, Hallmark Channel and Hallmark Movies and Mysteries are rolling out 12 new movies every evening between now and next Sunday. Here’s the rundown on the mix of fan favorites and network newbies joining the festivities this year.

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getTV Celebrates Designing Women’s 30th Anniversary with Marathon and 30 Fun Facts About the Show

Classic TV never goes out of style, especially when it’s a series like Designing Women. To celebrate the show’s 30th anniversary, getTV is airing week-long primetime marathons that continue tonight and tomorrow night. The reason for this celebration is twofold, however. Designing Women is joining the network’s daytime block of […]

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Legion Preview

[Warning: General spoilers ahead.] FX’s Legion rolls out Wednesday night, adapted by Noah Hawley (Fargo and the underrated The Unusuals, which I loved) from the Marvel Comics by Chris Claremont and Bill Sienkiewicz, and it’s definitely a unique animal.

Fargo Season 2 Preview [+ Q&A with Composer Jeff Russo]
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Fargo Season 2 Preview [+ Q&A with Composer Jeff Russo]

Warning: Spoilers Ahead What do we know about Season 2? Not much, other than Noah Hawley is taking two great characters from Season 1 — Lou and Molly Solverson — and delving into their backstory. The year is 1979 and we’ll learn more about Lou as a young cop and […]

Lifetime Movie Preview Call Me Crazy: A Five Film [VIDEO and PHOTOS]
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Lifetime Movie Preview Call Me Crazy: A Five Film [VIDEO and PHOTOS]

Lifetime returns to its successful anthology mode tonight with a follow up to its 2011 breast cancer-themed Five with Call Me Crazy: A Five Film, premiering tonight at 8/7c. A series of short films, individually assigned a single name–“Grace,” Allison,” “Eddie,” Lucy,” and “Maggie”–and interconnected in unexpected ways which we won’t spoil here, […]

Finale Watch: Hawaii Five-0 “Ooia’i’o (Trust)”
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Finale Watch: Hawaii Five-0 “Ooia’i’o (Trust)”

I know I dragged on getting this posted, y’all. Apologies. And yet, I have to start with a gripe. We sat through 2/3 of the season listening to Danny pine for/whine about his ex-wife and then all of a sudden he’s reunited with her, and the finale confirmed that not only were […]

Hawaii Five-0 “Ke Kinohi (The Beginning)”
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Hawaii Five-0 “Ke Kinohi (The Beginning)”

It was family night this week on Hawaii Five-0as the Yakuza seriously misjudge the lengths McGarrett will go to to avenge his mother and protect his sister. Game on, y’all. We begin at Casa McGarrett with a sleeping McGarrett startled awake by someone downstairs. He draws on a masked burglar […]

Hawaii Five-0: “Nalowale (Forgotten/Missing)”
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Hawaii Five-0: “Nalowale (Forgotten/Missing)”

Another dark outing this week and they’re starting to plant seeds for who the McGarretts are beyond the surface. The episode opens with kids on a submarine tour spotting the body of a young blonde woman in the water. The Coast Guard is called and the next thing we see […]

Hawaii Five-0 “Malama Ka Aina (Respect the Land)”
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Hawaii Five-0 “Malama Ka Aina (Respect the Land)”

Minor nit out of the way up front—if you have Jean Smart in your cast, USE HER. She was in the cast list for this episode, but then not in the credits or the actual episode when it aired. If you’re going to trim for time, trim somewhere else, okay? […]

Hawaii Five-0 “Pilot”
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Hawaii Five-0 “Pilot”

Alex O’Loughlin is back on my TV! Alex O’Loughlin is back on my TV! Wheeeee! Ahem. Full confession: I LOVED Moonlight. I cackled loud and long when TPTB at CBS realized their misstep and bent themselves silly trying to get him back into a project. I abhor medical dramas but […]