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On Rotation: Alice Boman (0)

December 18, 2015 • On Rotation

I binge-watched the second season of Amazon series Transparent last weekend and all this week I’ve been going back through to watch different scenes that have stuck with me.

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Cast Party event a toast to the podcast universe (0)

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Podcasts have been everywhere in the news this year – Serial is still everywhere, President Obama stopped by Marc Maron’s garage to be interviewed for WTF – so it only makes sense that the medium would ride the wave of popularity to the level of a stage show simulcasted to movie theaters around the country. But what exactly […]

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Aziz Ansari talks to white actor who played Indian in ‘Short Circuit 2’ (0)

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Comedian and actor Aziz Ansari has an episode of his Netflix series Master of None dedicated to Hollywood’s dubious history with portraying Indians on film and in television and points out something many of us who haven’t seen or thought about Short Circuit 2 in a really long time didn’t realize: that the Indian character in […]

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On Rotation: Alice Boman (0)

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I binge-watched the second season of Amazon series Transparent last weekend and all this week I’ve been going back through to watch different scenes that have stuck with me.

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Trailer for Brian Wilson biopic released (0)

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The trailer for Love & Mercy starring Paul Dano and John Cusack as singer-songwriter Brian Wilson of The Beach Boys is out ahead of its June 5 release date.