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New to Netflix in August

Dear White People: Volume 3 (02/08/2019) As the students of Winchester embrace new creative challenges and romantic possibilities, a charismatic professor shakes up life on campus. Basketball or Nothing (02/08/2019) Follow the Chinle High basketball team in Arizona’s Navajo Nation on a quest to win a state championship and bring pride to their isolated community. […]

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New to Netflix in June

November 13: Attack on Paris (1/6/2018) Survivors and first responders share tales of horror, kindness and bravery that unfolded in Paris amid the deadly terror attacks of Nov. 13, 2015. You Me Her: Season 3 (1/6/2018) Emma, Jack and Izzy face big decisions about parenthood, their careers and whether they’re meant to be together. Marcella: […]

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Other Reasons Why You Should Watch Netflix

Netflix today announced season two of its controversial youth drama 13 Reasons Why will premiere globally on May 18. It follows other recent announcements about returning and commissioned series, including the season two premiere of female wrestling romp GLOW on June 29. A few days earlier, production of Dark’s second season will start in Berlin, while […]

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Critical Condition: Claws

Claws (TVNZ 2, 9.35 Monday) ➢ “Better in concept than execution (and higher in gloss than authenticity), TNT’s drama Claws follows the skeevier travails of an ambitious Florida nail-salon owner, Desna Simms (Niecy Nash), who, to finance her dreams of opening a fancier salon across town, helps launder the piles of cash coming out of […]

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Critical Condition: GLOW

GLOW (Netflix, from Friday) ➢ “Lurid leotards are the new orange in GLOW, Netflix’s dramedy set against the backdrop of the camptastic 1980s professional wrestling television series … GLOW has superficial similarities to Orange Is the New Black in its excellent, multicultural female-driven ensemble — and deeper similarities in the way it uses a traditionally male space […]

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