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Warranted Pessimism

HBO original comedy Curb Your Enthusiasm premieres its ninth season tonight.

#Curb has been renewed for a 10th season.

rottentomatoes: 98%

metacritic: 80

imdb: 8.7

emmys: 2 wins



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Idiosyncractic Coven

WB/Netflix comedy-drama Gilmore Girls premiered its 8th season / revival mini-series last week after a short hiatus.

Rottentomatoes: 88%

Metacritic: 81

IMDb: 8.4

Emmys: 1 win

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Cryptic Homicide

HBO murder mystery miniseries The Night Of opened well.  Executive producer James Gandolfini knows what makes good drama considering his trip rings.

Night of season 2 is speculative but probable as HBO will be looking for compelling new dramas in the wake of Thrones’ imminent conclusion.

Rottentomatoes: 95%

Metacritic: 90

IMDb: 8.9

emmys: 5 wins

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Pious Ruffian

Dominic Cooper as Jesse Custer; Preacher _ Season 1, Gallery - Photo Credit: Lewis Jacobs/AMC

AMC clergical/fantasy drama Preacher‘s first season has opened to pretty strong critical praise as AMC looks to fill the large void left by ratings giants Breaking Bad and Mad Men.

Preacher is based on the DC graphic novel series of the same name.

Rottentomatoes: 89%

Metacritic: 76

IMDb: 8.4


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Solicitous Virtue

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Breaking Bad spin-off prequel Better Call Saul was renewed for Season 3 after averaging 4.4 million viewers per episode.

Rottentomatoes: 97%

Metacritic: 78

IMDb: 8.8

Emmys: 14 nominations


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