The Spoils of Babylon Is Now Streaming on Netflix, So Start Binging

The Spoils Of Babylon — the epic six-part mini-series — features Tim Robbins, Tobey Maguire, Haley Joel Osment, Jessica Alba, Val Kilmer, Michael Sheen and Kristen Wiig’s Emmy-nominated performance as Cynthia Morehouse, daughter, wife, mother, lover, business titan and betrayer. Based on the bestselling novel by Eric Jonrosh, the sprawling epic chronicles the rise of the Morehouse family as they make their fortune in the oil business. – Melissa Locker,IFC

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  • Despite the Funny or Die production credit, this is all much closer in tone to Airplane and Scary Movie than Ferrell’s special brand of smart-fatuous character comedy. Jokes are thrown at the wall. Many stick, many don’t – but enough of them do that any viewer should find him– or herself suddenly yanked into a laughing fit.