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  • Safdie Brothers Take Their Talents to Television with First-Look Deal at HBO

    Uncut Gems filmmakers Josh and Benny Safdie have signed a two-year first-look deal with HBO that will see A24 executive produce all projects that fall under the deal, the network announced Tuesday. While HBO didn't announce any new projects from the Safdies' Elara Pictures label, the mere fact that the siblings are taking their talents to television is cause for celebration 'round these parts. I fully acknowledge that movies like Uncut Gems and Good Time aren't for everyone, but they both...

  • HBO Max and Comcast Strike Deal to Give HBO Max to Xfinity Customers

    Existing HBO subscribers with Xfinity X1 and Xfinity Flex will now get HBO Max on supported devices for free.

  • Art of the (North Korea) Deal: Why Trump and Kim Could Sign a Deal at the White House

    Doug Bandow Security, Asia Imagine this: Trump and Kim will meet somewhere and sign something before the election which might have some benefit. The goal would be to preserve a modest détente than transform relations on the peninsula. What is going to happen in U.S.-North Korea relations this year? It depends on the interaction of a 36-year-old communist emperor who exercises absolute power and a vainglorious 73-year-old president who wishes he had the same authority. Toss in a world roiled by...

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  • Is HBO Max Free if You Have HBO, HBO Go, or HBO Now?

    Everything you need to know about accessing HBO Max.