Tag Archives: The Huffington Post
Fed Up: is as infuriating as it is eye-opening. Advocacy documentaries tend to be a bit short-sighted, reveling in their self-righteousness, but director Stephanie Soechtig has more than enough facts to avoid resting on pure outrage.
Whitey: United States of America v. James J. Bulger: “Whitey” works through the issue of whether he was an informant, weighing both sides to look at not just Bulger’s legacy, but the depth of corruption inherent in federal law enforcement.
Tricked: ends with a startling statistic: “More people are enslaved today than at any point in history.”
Showrunners: […] makes for an interesting look at the way the relatively new position of showrunner has fueled the so-called golden age of TV.
Winnebago Man: Director Ben Steinbauer was one of those early fans of Jack “Winnebago Man” Rebney, which led him to track down the so-called “angriest man in the world” [.]
Love Me: takes on the “mail-order bride” industry as it thrives in the Ukraine.
I Am Divine: This glimpse into the life of the man who became Divine peels back the boundary-pushing sexiness and menace of the iconic character.
The holidays are around the corner, which means it’s almost time to grab that hot drink and cozy up by the fire television. Because it’s always fun to keep your viewing on-theme, we’ve compiled a handy guide to the best Christmas episodes currently streaming on Netflix. Wrap yourself in a fuzzy blanket and enjoy. – Lily Karlin, The Huffington Post via Vulture
1. 30 Rock, “Ludachristmas” Season 2, Episode 9
2. Gilmore Girls, “Forgiveness and Stuff” Season 1, Episode 10
3. The West Wing, “Noel” Season 2, Episode 10
4. New Girl, “The 23rd” Season 1, Episode 9
5. The Wonder Years, “Christmas” Season 2, Episode 3
6. The Office, “Christmas Party” Season 2, Episode 10
7. Arrested Development, “Afternoon Delight” Season 2, Episode 6
8. Mad Men, “Christmas Comes But Once A Year” Season 4, Episode 2
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