Watch: ‘True Detective’ season one not a fan of season two

Ripping on season two of True Detective has become popular sport in pop culture. (Though there’s still hope the series will redeem itself in its final episodes.) But what do the original TD duo of Marty Hart and Rust Cohle think of Nic Pizzolatto’s sophomore TV effort? Or maybe more specifically, what does Hart think of Vince Vaughn’s performance as gangster Frank Semyon? Well...
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August 03, 2015  |  Discuss

In the Shuffling Madness: True Detective, Season Two, ‘Church in Ruins’

(This post contains spoilers. You can read my thoughts on previous episodes of True Detective, season two, here.) When True Detective is firing on all cylinders, it can be one of the most immersive television experiences we’ve ever had. Movie stars playing screwed-up characters; limitless photography exploring the depths of an unique American frontier — first the American...
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July 27, 2015  |  Discuss

Colin Farrell: Conor McGregor is an amazing representative of Ireland

If UFC interim featherweight champion Conor McGregor's appeal in his home country of Ireland wasn't already crystal clear, his star power has even reached the most famous actors coming off the Emerald Isle. 'True Detective' star Colin Farrell, who hails from Dublin, Ireland, recently spoke to where he expressed just how much he likes what McGregor is doing and how he represents...
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July 24, 2015  |  Discuss

Riot shells, Ray Velcoro and the future of ‘True Detective’

(This post contains spoilers. You can read my thoughts on episode one and episode two of True Detective, season two.) Riot shells, the kind police use. That’s what brought us to this place. Somewhere between reality and the afterlife, Ray Velcoro finds himself trapped in a bar. It’s reminiscent of the one where he and Frank Semyon often meet, but instead of taking orders and...
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July 06, 2015  |  Discuss

Watch: John Oliver, ‘Last Week Tonight’ cover 15 topics in one minute

John Oliver and Last Week Tonight had the weekend off for the 4th of July holiday, but the show thankfully gave us our fix of sharp commentary on pertinent topics with a one-minute, web-only exclusive. As Oliver explains, Last Week Tonight usually devotes 15 minutes to one particular topic each week. But for this holiday edition, he and his writers went for a “shallow dive,”...
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July 06, 2015  |  Discuss

LeBron's sneakers play a role in season premiere of 'True Detective'

LeBron James is never too far from any piece of pop culture. The NBA's greatest player has an influence that extends well beyond the sport.This includes HBO programming. Last night, we were reminded of King James during the premiere for the second season of "True Detective." In the episode, estranged father and cop-with-issues Ray Velcoro (played by Colin Farrell with some pretty...
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June 22, 2015  |  Discuss

True Detective, Season 2 Falls Short in First Three Episodes

Nic Pizzolatto is a name that didn't mean much to many television viewers two years ago, but today makes many stand up and take notice. It's true that the average audience member likely couldn't tell you who the man is, but the observant fan and certainly the critic understands the significance immediately. They know he takes his craft seriously, almost obsessively at times, and...
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June 19, 2015  |  Discuss

Colin Farrell, Rachel Weisz Star in Dystopian Thriller 'The Lobster'

The dystopian thriller The Lobster, starring Colin Farrell and Rachel Weisz (Oz the Great and Powerful),was a big hit when it premiered at this year's Cannes Film Festival. Described as
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May 24, 2015  |  Discuss

‘True Detective’ Season 2 trailer hits the Internet, and it is great (VIDEO)

When the first season of HBO’s True Detective aired, many viewers were on the edge of their seats until the season finale aired. The final episode was so exciting and entertaining that many were left wanting more. And while things changed, with Matthew McConaughey and Woody Harrelson being replaced by Colin Farrell, Vince Vaughn and Rachel McAdams, viewers trusted HBO in that the...
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May 15, 2015  |  Discuss

WATCH: ‘The Human Centipede 3′ Insists on Making You Puke

In a film franchise we’re hoping will finally end, The Human Centipede 3 is set to debut May 22nd and we have the grotesque trailer to prove it. WATCH: ‘True Detective’ Season 2, Official Trailer Vince Vaughn, Rachel McAdams, and Colin Farrell will not disappoint. Read More →
April 09, 2015  |  Discuss

Video: ‘True Detective’ season 2 teaser released by HBO

Finally. After all the speculation, all the rumors, all the memes about who would star in season two of HBO’s True Detective, we have a teaser trailer to confirm the reported casting and the return of one of 2014’s best TV shows. There’s Rachel McAdams as one of the detectives in the storyline. Series creator Nic Pizzolatto said we’d get a female lead, and we see her right...
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April 09, 2015  |  Discuss

True Detective Season 2: Plot Rumors, Cast, Photos

True Detective Season 2, the follow up to the hit show on HBO, cannot come fast enough. That’s why we’re providing you with all the True Detective 2 plot rumors, cast updates, and photos we can get our hands on. Look for the True Detective Season 2 premiere to air during Summer 2015. True Detective Season 2 Cast Updates: Director Nic Pizzolato has remained pretty hush hush...
March 20, 2015  |  Discuss

Thanksgiving Poca-Hotness 2014

We know that it’s still controversial to dress up in Native American garb–as Pharrell learned earlier this year–but there’s still a reason that beautiful babes like Irina Shayk keep saluting the proud tribes that greeted the Pilgrims at Plymouth Rock. Or maybe Jamestown. We’re kind of fuzzy on the facts because we keep confusing Disney’s Pocahontas with James Cameron’s...
November 26, 2014  |  Discuss

Charles Barkley, Shaquille O’Neal audition for True Detective

Audition videos for True Detective have popular since HBO’s hit show premiered last spring to critical acclaim. Even though we know who will be starring in the second season (Colin Farrell, Vince Vaughn, Taylor Kitsch), we still have no idea about season three. Charles Barkley and Shaquille O’Neal starred in an audition video put together by Bleacher Report, and it’s lovely...
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November 05, 2014  |  Discuss

Shaquille O’Neal, Charles Barkley Audition For ‘True Detective’ Season 3 (Video)

Not all fans of HBO show “True Detective” are thrilled with Colin Farrell and Vince Vaughn being cast as the lead roles in season 2, but they might be happy to hear that Shaquille O’Neal and Charles Barkley could sign on for the third season. Well, not really. Bleacher Report made a fake audition tape for the former NBA stars, and the results were interesting, to say the...
November 04, 2014  |  Discuss

Vince Vaughn, Colin Farrell Confirmed for 'True Detective' Second Season

It's official! Vince Vaughn and Colin Farrell have snagged two of the four available lead roles for the second season of HBO's critically acclaimed drama, True Detective. Both actors were
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September 27, 2014  |  Discuss

Vince Vaughn To Get Serious With Colin Farrell on “True Detective”

  Ever since the end of the first groundbreaking season of HBO’s True Detective, everyone’s been speculating about who would fill the show’s very big...
September 23, 2014  |  Discuss

True Detective Gives Colin Farrell a Fighting Chance

TV He’s a great actor with too many bad movies on his IMDB page. That changes now.
September 22, 2014  |  Discuss
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