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Vancouver Film - "Dragged Across Concrete", "Freaks", "Arrow"

From VancouverFilm.Net, here is the Vancouver Film Production Update for August 2017, including  "Dragged Across Concrete", "Freaks", "Arrow"  and a whole lot more:

13 Miles

Feature

Local Production Company: Habethy Film Productions

Director: Anthony Epp, Helena Thom

Producer: Shanyn Maguire, Anthony Epp, Helena Thom

May 19/17 - Aug 20/17

Dragged Across Concrete

Feature

Local Production Company: Moot Point (Dragged) Productions

Director: Craig Zahler

Producer: Sefton Fincham, Jack Heller, Keith Kjarval, Dallas Sonnier

Jul 17/17 - Sep 16/17

Eggplant Emoji

Feature

Local Production Company: Eggplant Productions

Director: Jake Szymanski

Exec. Producer(s): Jamie Goehring, Kevin Leeson

Aug 21/17 - Oct 02/17

Fatal Visit

Feature

Local Production Company: Lone House Films Ltd.

Director: Calvin Poon

Producer: Fiona Lee, Michael Parker

Jul 18/17 - Aug 11/17

Freaks

Feature

Local Production Company: Freak Productions

Director: Zach Lipovsky

Producer: Jordan Barber

Jul 31/17 - Aug 25/17

Nicole

Feature

Local Production Company: True Meaning Productions

Director: Marc Lawrence

Producer: Justis Greene

Oct 23/17 - Jan 19/18

Pup Start
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The 20 Best-Directed TV Drama Series of the 21st Century, Ranked

The 20 Best-Directed TV Drama Series of the 21st Century, Ranked
TV has never been more beautiful, more daring, and more dramatic, and that’s owed to the new level of talent being given a chance to redefine what might be possible within this medium today. Since the dawn of the 21st century, we’ve witnessed an incredible array of directors (some native to TV, some fleeing the fluctuating feature film world) come to episodic storytelling to discover its potential.

Read More: The 25 Best TV Theme Songs of the 21st Century, Ranked

True story: We began this list with a wider range of genres in mind, but the number of shows we wanted to recognize grew so large that we decided to split it into drama and comedy series (we’ll get to comedies down the line). This is also the ritual place where we acknowledge that “The Sopranos,” if it had premiered just a little bit later, would have
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The 20 Best-Directed TV Drama Series of the 21st Century, Ranked

  • Indiewire
The 20 Best-Directed TV Drama Series of the 21st Century, Ranked
TV has never been more beautiful, more daring, and more dramatic, and that’s owed to the new level of talent being given a chance to redefine what might be possible within this medium today. Since the dawn of the 21st century, we’ve witnessed an incredible array of directors (some native to TV, some fleeing the fluctuating feature film world) come to episodic storytelling to discover its potential.

Read More: The 25 Best TV Theme Songs of the 21st Century, Ranked

True story: We began this list with a wider range of genres in mind, but the number of shows we wanted to recognize grew so large that we decided to split it into drama and comedy series (we’ll get to comedies down the line). This is also the ritual place where we acknowledge that “The Sopranos,” if it had premiered just a little bit later, would have
See full article at Indiewire »

Vancouver Film: "Ollie" (aka "The Predator"), "Game Over Man", "Stingray"

Thanks to VancouverFilm.Net, here is the Vancouver Film Production Update for May 2017, including "Game Over Man", "Stingray", "Ollie (aka "The Predator") and a whole lot more: 

Game Over, Man

Feature

Local Production Company: Lumberjackson Productions Inc.

Director: Kyle Newacheck

Exec. Producer(s): Ted Gidlow

Producer: Seth Rogan, Scott Rudin

Apr 12/17 - Jun 06/17

Hardpowder

Feature

Local Production Company: Hardpowder Canada Inc

Director: Hans Petter Moland

Exec. Producer(s): Ameet Shukla, Michael Dreyer

Mar 20/17 - May 24/17

Love Machine

Feature

Local Production Company: Tcf Vancouver Productions Ltd

Director: David Leitch

Exec. Producer(s): Ethan Smith, Kelly McCormick

Jun 19/17 - Oct 05/17

Ollie (aka "The Predator")

Feature

Local Production Company: Tcf Vancouver Productions Ltd.

Director: Shane Black

Exec. Producer(s): Bill Bannerman, John Davis

Sep 30/16 - May 15/17

Overboard

Feature

Local Production Company: Tgl Productions Ltd

Director: Robert Greenberg

May 23/17 - Jul 14/17

Stingray

Feature

Local Production
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Vancouver Film: "Game Over Man", "Hardpowder", "Love Machine"

Thanks to VancouverFilm.Net, here is the Vancouver Film Production Update for April 2017, including "Game Over Man", "Hardpowder", "Love Machine" and a whole lot more:  

Anthem

Feature

Local Production Company: Gandy's Rock Productions Inc

Director: Robin Hays

Producer: Tina Pehme, Kim Roberts

Mar 27/17 - Apr 15/17

Game Over, Man

Feature

Local Production Company: Lumberjackson Productions Inc.

Director: Kyle Newcheck

Exec. Producer(s): Ted Gidlow

Producer: Seth Rogan, Scott Rudin

Line Producer: Ted Gidlow

Apr 12/17 - Jun 05/17

Hardpowder

Feature

Local Production Company: Hardpowder Canada Inc

Director: Hans Petter Moland

Exec. Producer(s): Ameet Shukla, Michael Dreyer

Mar 20/17 - May 24/17

Love Machine

Feature

Local Production Company: Tcf Vancouve Productions Ltd

Director: David Leitch

Exec. Producer(s): Ethan Smith, Kelly McCormick

Jun 19/17 - Sep 18/17

Ollie (aka The Predator)

Feature

Local Production Company: Tcf Vancouver Productions Ltd.

Director: Shane Black

Exec. Producer(s): Bill Bannerman, John Davis

Sep 30/16 - May 15/17

Stingray
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American Horror Story season 6: Roanoke Chapter 4 review

Ron Hogan Oct 10, 2016

It's becoming clear that everything is connected in the American Horror Story universe...

This review contains spoilers.

It's been promised that this season is the season in which the connective threads start getting drawn together, unifying American Horror Story's first run with all those that followed, turning the show from a connection of shared-universe stories to a series in true form. We've seen things begin already—Pepper's presence in Asylum and Freak Show, Billie Dean Howard shows up to exorcise Tate in Murder House and reappears in Hotel as a reality-show host, and now it appears that Roanoke has connections to both Freak Show, Hotel, and, perhaps, Murder House.

A very popular fan theory is that the talking head segments being filmed for some sort of reality show aren't just your standard basic cable ghost story, but actually an episode of Billie Dean Howard's psychic medium show,
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American Horror Story Renewed for a Seventh Season by FX

  • DailyDead
Following the respective premieres of the first few American Horror Story: Roanoke episodes, FX has renewed American Horror Story for a seventh season:

Press Release (via TVSeriesFinale.com): Los Angeles, October 4, 2016 – FX Networks has renewed American Horror Story for the seventh installment of the hit limited series from co-creators Ryan Murphy and Brad Falchuk, it was announced today by John Landgraf, CEO of FX Networks and FX Productions. The Emmy®, Golden Globe® and AFI Award® winning series will return to FX next year for the seventh installment.

“Ryan, Brad and their team of remarkable writers have done an amazing job of keeping American Horror Story endlessly inventive, shocking and entertaining and we are honored to move ahead with them on the seventh installment,” said Landgraf. “The sustained success through six installments only proves how intensely the series resonates with fans. Ahs confronts our deepest fears with unmatched suspense and style.
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Firefly, Ep. 1.07: “Jaynestown”: Holding out for a hero

Firefly, Season 1, Episode 7, “Jaynestown”

Directed by Marita Grabiak

Written by Ben Edlund

Directed by Aired October 18th, 2002 on Fox

Welcome to Sound on Sight’s summer look back at Firefly, the beloved yet short-lived series that aired on Fox during the 2002-2003 TV season. Every Thursday, we will revisit an episode at a time of the show’s one and only season, in the order that they were meant to be seen. The correct sequence is accurately reflected on most, if not all, streaming services that currently have the show, but for those watching via other methods, the accurate order can be found here. Now, without further ado, time to spend some time with the most entertaining group of grifters in The ‘Verse.

By far the most important thing about “Jaynestown”, the episode that finally gives Jayne the spotlight and a sheds light on at least one piece of his past,
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Get Ready for the Wild Part with this Preview of Cult's Return to The CW

Planning to check out the last six episodes of "Cult" when The CW airs two episodes per Friday night, beginning next week on June 28th? Here's a preview of Episodes 1.08, "The Devil You Know," and 1.09, "Off to See the Wizard," to help you decide.

"Cult" Episode 1.08 - "The Devil You Know" (airs 6/28/13, 8-9 pm)

Erica Gimpel (“Nikita,” “Veronica Mars”) Guest Stars — Jeff (Matt Davis) and Skye (Jessica Lucas) struggle to find evidence against Sakelik (guest star Aisha Hinds, “Weeds”) to use as leverage to gain information on Nate. Stuart invites Roger (Robert Knepper) to a weekend getaway at his Santa Barbara estate. Skye has lunch with her mother (guest star Erica Gimpel) and the two discuss the past.

Meanwhile, on the television show, Kelly (Alona Tal) strikes a deal with Billy (Robert Knepper) to get her sister, Meadow, back. Marita Grabiak directed the episode written by Hans Yobeason.

"Cult" Episode
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The CW to Air Six Remaining Cult Episodes Beginning June 28th

Were you among the handful of people who were caught up in The CW's "Cult"? If so, you can watch the remaining six installments, beginning with Episodes 1.08, "The Devil You Know," and 1.09, "Off to See the Wizard," which are airing back-to-back on Friday, June 28th.

"Cult" Episode 1.08 - "The Devil You Know" (airs 6/28/13, 8-9 pm)

Erica Gimpel (“Nikita,” “Veronica Mars”) Guest Stars — Jeff (Matt Davis) and Skye (Jessica Lucas) struggle to find evidence against Sakelik (guest star Aisha Hinds, “Weeds”) to use as leverage to gain information on Nate. Stuart invites Roger (Robert Knepper) to a weekend getaway at his Santa Barbara estate. Skye has lunch with her mother (guest star Erica Gimpel) and the two discuss the past.

Meanwhile, on the television show, Kelly (Alona Tal) strikes a deal with Billy (Robert Knepper) to get her sister, Meadow, back. Marita Grabiak directed the episode written by Hans Yobeason.

"Cult
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Something Isn't Right in this Preview of Cult Episode 1.08 - The Devil You Know

Between the show, the show-within-the-show, the dream sequences... we're starting to wonder if anybody knows what's going on in "Cult" or if anybody cares. If you fall in either category, here's a preview of Episode 1.08, "The Devil You Know."

"Cult" Episode 1.08 - "The Devil You Know" (airs 4/12/13, 9-10 pm)

Erica Gimpel (“Nikita,” “Veronica Mars”) Guest Stars — Jeff (Matt Davis) and Skye (Jessica Lucas) struggle to find evidence against Sakelik (guest star Aisha Hinds, “Weeds”) to use as leverage to gain information on Nate.

Stuart invites Roger (Robert Knepper) to a weekend getaway at his Santa Barbara estate. Skye has lunch with her mother (guest star Erica Gimpel), and the two discuss the past.

Meanwhile, on the television show, Kelly (Alona Tal) strikes a deal with Billy (Robert Knepper) to get her sister Meadow back.

Marita Grabiak directed the episode written by Hans Yobeason.

For more info visit "Cult" on Cwtv.
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Fight The Good Fight in This Preview of Cult Episode 1.06; Synopses for Episodes 1.07-1.09

We're a bit disappointed in "Cult" so far, but since we've been a fan of Robert Knepper since his "Carnivale" days, we're holding out hope that things will improve so we can keep seeing him on a weekly basis.

If you concur, here's everything you need to know about what's coming up on the show over the next four weeks:

"Cult" Episode 1.06 - "The Good Fight" (airs 3/29/13, 9-10 pm)

Obba Babatunde (“Dawson’S Creek,” “The Young And The Restless) Guest Stars In The Episode — Skye (Jessica Lucas) collapses the morning after the “Cult” fan party, suffering a serious reaction to the drug she was slipped. The doctors urge Jeff (Matt Davis) to locate a sample of the drug so they can find a way to reverse its effects in order to save Skye’s life.

Detective Sakelik (guest star Aisha HindsWeeds”) arrives at the hospital but refuses to help.
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