Let Me Start by Asking a Question Says Everything You Need to Know About 'Halt and Catch Fire'

"Let Me Start by Asking a Question" Says Everything You Need to Know About 'Halt and Catch Fire'

By J.M. Suarez

Culminating in an excellent series finalé, season four of Halt and Catch Fire has been the series’ best. 18 Oct 2017 // 11:00 AM

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Eminem: Eminem Presents the Re-Up

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Private (2004)

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NYFF 2017: 'Mudbound'

// Notes from the Road

"Dee Rees’ churning and melodramatic epic follows two families in 1940s Mississippi, one black and one white, and the wars they fight abroad and at home.

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