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The Fast Five: 'Joker' Tracking for Another Mega October Opening Weekend

While the streaming wars may continue to heat up, some of the most interesting news this week was over on the film side of the industry, with one new release tracking to a potentially record breaking opening and one industry changing app calling it a...

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The Fast Five: The Industry Gears Up For Awards Season

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The Fast Five: Networks Are Risking Less During Pilot Season as Cost of Television Skyrockets

Here’s hoping everyone enjoyed their Labor Day weekend, and watched Jason Reitman’s Labor Day, which is—in my humble opinion—a legally mandated long weekend tradition. Now that we’re back to the grind, here’s the TV news everyone will be buzzing abou...

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The Fast Five: Professional Wrestling is Here to Stay

It was another full week of TV news with both streaming services and professional wrestling companies gearing up to go to war with one another. This kind of intense competition for viewers usually brings out the very best from writers and results in ...

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The Fast Five: It’s a Small World After All as Disney Takes Over Television

Do you like Disney? I sure hope so, because one day, there will be nothing but Disney. It will eventually own us all. There was so much fun Disney news that AMC merging with AMC was barely a blip—a story which is only the second largest and most-conf...

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Last Week’s Fast Five in Film and TV News

Yet another week passed where most of the major TV news was generated in streaming services, which shouldn’t be surprising as we gear up for the great Streaming Wars of 2020. Companies are signing deals and finalizing prices in a bid to usurp Netflix...

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Fast Five: Film and TV News

Welcome to the inaugural edition of The Fast Five. If you’re thinking this may lead to that elusive copy of the Fast Five script, apologies in advance. This is not that place. Here for a mix of major and under-the-radar TV news that’s hot off the pre...

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