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History vs Film: Lucky Luciano of Boardwalk Empire

In HBO’s Boardwalk Empire there are a number of colorful characters from real history placed into a strange script that is more fictional than fact. For this reason using the characters from the show to examine what liberties w...
 
Game of Thrones
 
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queen cersei lannister
queen cersei lannister

Game of Thrones Recap 2.1 – The North Remembers

Welcome to the 2nd season recap of HBO’s Game of Thrones. As with the original season write-ups, I must warn you that my critique and summary will be a tad unconventional and less formatted than the other shows that I wri...
 
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Game of Thrones Recap 1.10 – Fire and Blood

So if I were to get some one on one time with Daenerys Targaryen (Emilia Clarke), I would ask: So Daeny, how does it feel to have caused the loss of your husband, his son (your baby), his kingdom of 40,000 horsemen and your hon...

 
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Game of Thrones Recap 1.7 – You Win or You Die

“When you play the game of thrones, you win or you die. There is no middle ground.” – Cersei Lannister Is Ned Stark (Sean Bean) having the worst year of his life or is this how it is for a Lord? I am starting ...