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Critical Condition: The Looming Tower

The Looming Tower | SoHo, 8.30 Thursday ➢ “Hulu asserted its ambition last year with the dystopian literary adaptation The Handmaid’s Tale, a drama that resonated with viewers thanks to its congruence with certain strains in the culture in 2017. Now the streaming service is hoping for continued success with The Looming Tower, a series […]

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New to SoHo in March

The Looming Tower, an ambitious Hulu dramatisation of the FBI-CIA turf war that may have led to 9/11, will screen 8.30 Thursdays from March 15 on SoHo. “Through the first three of its 10 hours, this adaptation of Lawrence Wright’s Pulitzer-winning book is the sort of slice of history that one used to find on HBO: […]

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Sky’s Tower Looms Over Amazon’s

Sky has beaten Amazon Prime in NZ for the rights to The Looming Tower, a dramatisation of the Pulitzer Prize-winning book subtitled Al-Qaeda and the Road to 9/11. The 10-part series was commissioned by US streaming service Hulu and picked up globally by Amazon Prime for more than 200 of its territories. But NZ won’t […]

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