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  1. Constance Wu is coming for the Faye Dunaway throne and that's equality tbh

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      I am starting to love her for being such a drama queen. That New Yorker article was great and really won me over. Also, I love Eddie Huang.

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  2. When will we be rid of the trolls with the weird avatars? It's so obvious.

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      Thank you for pointing out the avatars. They creep me the [!@#$%^&*] out!

       

      Now we have bots clogging up Off-Topic and Spoiler sections!

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      @Khan Agreed, this is long-standing lunacy mixed with pills, booze, and age-related dementia. I believe she has been in an assisted living facility for over a decade -- she's not that old or immobile, but assisted living says to me that she needs to be monitored 24/7 and has done for some time.

       

      Sad to hear about her being like this. I know she's always been cray, but she remains one of my fave actress from the late 60s and 70s.

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      We've all got rent to pay, lol. Gotta give it to Statham. +20 years playing the same enforcer character in the same film the industry keeps greenlighting! 

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      CC really had an It Factor that went beyond her looks. I thought she was hilarious and much more subtle than the part of Cordelia might lead you to believe. I'm stunned she didn't get more work beyond Angel (and a walk on in Veronica Mars). I hope it's not because Joss and the producers blackballed her in the industry because she *dared* to fall pregnant during S4 filming.

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      Well deserved. I truly loved this show and how it established it's own universe. Wasn't crazy about every creative decision it made (firing Carpenter for example) but I appreciated that it dared to take some unexpected directions and committed to them.

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  3. 22 July on Netflix!  Must see movie about the 2011 Norway terrorist attacks.  Superb!  

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      Is this Paul Greengrass's film? I heard it is absolutely excellent.

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  4. Bohemian Rhapsody was really good. Rami Malek gave the performance of a lifetime. Glad to hear it OVERperformed, surpassing expectations.

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      I hesitate to see it, like DRW said, because of Bryan Singer's link to the project. I also read a review that said the movie was anti-gay and basically put Freddie Mercury's sexuality as the 'reason' for his problems with the rest of Queen. To viewers of the film, would you say that was true?

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  5. I've been watching this trailer for Dick Cheney film 'Vice' on a loop. Don't know whether the film is any good, but the trailer is an amazingly cut music video! Also featuring Sam Rockwell as George W. Bush.

     

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      Haha yeah it's the voice, I think, and some of his facial features which are distinctively SC. But there is an early shot when Cheney (LOL Christian Bale in case you didn't know) walks into an office, and Carrell looks uncannily like Rumsfeld.

       

      It will be interesting to see how the film portrays the Cheney-Rumsfeld relationship. Bros? Peers? Or did Cheney look down on the (smaller, shorter) Rummy?

       

      Thanks for the heads up about the Esquire profile! Going to check it out.

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  6. I've been watching this trailer for Dick Cheney film 'Vice' on a loop. Don't know whether the film is any good, but the trailer is an amazingly cut music video! Also featuring Sam Rockwell as George W. Bush.

     

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      Same here. I'd never heard the song before and now I'm like 'where have you been all my life?' It is permanently lodged in my brain. The lyrics fit the trailer so perfectly -- "Right hand to God / First in command / My testimony, but I take the stand" really stands out besides the ubiquitous "I'm the man with the plan" lol

       

      Not gonna lie, this trailer is making me really want to see the film. Christmas Day! That's a long wait. 

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  7. I knew the killer in Sharp Objects from the very first scene they appeared, but the series is still a towering and supremely satisfying achievement of TV/film with incredible performances - and owes a ton to soap opera.

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      I hadn't read the book and while I suspected a couple of characters, I was totally creeped out by the episode -- especially the closing credits!

       

      Totally owes a ton to soap opera (and to Hitchcock's Notorious at one point). It was a dreamlike, nightmarish, horrific fairy-tale. The tension ratcheted up throughout that final episode, wow.

       

      Amy Adams and Patricia Clarkson were, of course, incredible, but I thought Eliza Scanlen (Amma) and Taylor John Smith (John Keene) were absolute standouts.

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  8. Congratulations to Madonna, the Queen of Pop, on her 60th birthday.   :D

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      I've been re-listening to Vogue, Take a Bow, Holiday, Papa Don't Preach, Material Girl, Justify My Love and Hung Up on a continuous loop this week. Still the Queen of Pop! Still won't let her misogynist, ageist detractors hound her off the stage! May she continue in greatness. :wub:

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  9. Not sure if it's true. Because I haven't seen it anywhere else. But, I heard on another forum that GH is gonna run reruns all the way from the 29th till Labor Day. That's crazy. 

  10. Has anyone watched the first episode of HBO's Sharp Objects with Amy Adams? Thoughts?

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      I am holding out from reading the book also until after the show has finished airing. The whole thing seems to be a dark, festering nest of disturbing psychological mysteries, and I am happy to remain in the dark until they are slowly revealed.

       

      I'm glad Gillian Flynn is involved in the screenplay for this one too.

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  11. Has anyone watched the first episode of HBO's Sharp Objects with Amy Adams? Thoughts?

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      Agree with both of you. Completely haunting, with a similar fairy-tale/nightmarish feel to True Detective season 1. Immediately rewatched the opening scene again to get the full import of it. So many little clues and secrets hidden throughout, like Vee said, with the hidden words coming to light. The actress who plays the young Camille stood out, as did of course Amy Adams and Patricia Clarkson. 

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  12. Who's next not to get paid and leave Y&R?

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      I am too @Khan This is reminding me of GL packing up and going to West Bumblefuck to film on a shoestring.

       

      Next to leave? Melody. Peter Bergman may be looking at semi-retirement options as we speak, too.

       

      Braeden will hold on somehow until Les Moonves cancels out on golf with him.

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  13. RIP Anthony Bourdain

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      RIP. He will be sorely missed. And may his family, friends and loved ones find peace and support at this time.

  14. I guess it's a sign of the times that when Princess Diana got married, the world was spellbound. Her son gets married and people cannot help but make pics, gifs, be shady, and just HAVE to give an opinion rather than allow the moment to be just that...A MOMENT. 

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      Man I wish I had known you guys were watching and into the royal wedding. I lowkey watched it twice. I loved every second! Gorgeous, perfectly put-together wedding, lots of celeb and fashion sightings, cutie bridesmaids/pageboys, aristocracy looking down their noses at each other, and Harry looking at Meghan with a lot of tenderness and emotion. It was perfect! If people don't want to watch it, let them, but I'll be over here laughing at that fool Princess Michael of Kent getting the worst seat in the house.

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  15. Awww! Thank you, Bravo, for this marathon of LADIES OF LONDON. :)

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      Don't forget Caroline Fleming @DaytimeFan ! She grew on me season 3 after disliking her season 2. But yes Caroline S was Queen Bee. As for Marissa, I didn't dislike her as a person, but her nasally voice pushed me to the edge!

       

      I'm forgetting Adela who, if this show had continued, would have settled in nicely.

       

      Juliet was awful. And so, so envious of everybody.

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  16. Awww! Thank you, Bravo, for this marathon of LADIES OF LONDON. :)

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      Miss them. Well, not Juliet. Or Marissa.

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  17. Im sick of Meghan Markle's family. They are doing the absolute most

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      They have literally sold her out for a few pennies. Her father yesterday was talking to TMZ yesterday about how she sent him texts concerned about how he was doing. However, he hadn't responded to her yet -- because he was too busy talking to TMZ first.

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  18. Joan Collins has been cast in Season 8 of American Horror Story!

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      And, honey, she is going to milk every Grand Guignol second out of that role!

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  19. I'm currently in job limbo. My boss is leaving the company on Friday, and HR told me that they're trying to find another  place for me in the office. Not knowing is beyond stressful!

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      Good luck to you and hang in there. The waiting is the worst.

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