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[This story contains spoilers for season two, episode nine of HBO’s Westworld, “Vanishing Point,” as well as a breakdown of the preview for the final episode of the season, “The Passenger.”] The season began with a journey into night. As Westworld prepares for its final episode of 2018, the series stands ready to plunge once
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The Hollywood Reporter rounds up the past week’s news, interviews and more about Jonathan Nolan and Lisa Joy’s genre-bending HBO drama. It was the most emotional Westworld episode of the entire series: “Kiksuya,” from director Uta Briesewitz and writers Carly Wray and Dan Dietz, centered almost entirely on Ghost Nation standout Akecheta (Zahn McClarnon) on
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[This story contains spoilers for season two, episode six of HBO’s Westworld, “Phase Space.”] As Carol Anne Freeling might intone: “He’s back!” In truth, Robert Ford (Anthony Hopkins) never truly died. Like so many composers before him, he simply became music. The transformation from corporeal creature into something significantly more ethereal became official and pronounced
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With Bernard now “inside,” the first look at “Les Ecorches” puts him in the dark. [This story contains spoilers through season two, episode six of HBO’s Westworld, “Phase Space.”] “When you’ve been in the dark this long enough, you begin to see.” For an entire season, HBO’s Westworld hinged on hosts operating in narrative loops, utterly unconscious
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[This story contains spoilers for season two, episode five of HBO’s Westworld, “Akane No Mai.”] Shortly after their capture, Westworld narrative director Lee Sizemore (Simon Quarterman) offers a tip to Maeve, the self-confident and suddenly conscious host played by Thandie Newton. Normally, she’s able to manipulate other hosts with nothing more than a voice command.
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“She’s completely ruthless and she’s on a mission,” the star tells THR about Dolores, the “highly tactical” host at the heart of the HBO series. [This story contains spoilers for season two, episode three of HBO’s Westworld, called “Virtù e Fortuna.”] Welcome to Westworld, Wyatt. Throughout the first season of Jonathan Nolan and Lisa Joy’s HBO drama,
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Season two’s second episode strongly indicates the park’s location — and, just as importantly, seemingly debunks one popular theory. [This story contains spoilers through season two, episode two of HBO’s Westworld, called “Reunion.”] “Guys… where are we?” Charlie Pace is nowhere to be found on HBO’s Westworld, even if the late Lost hero’s first truly
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[This story contains spoilers for season two, episode two of HBO’s Westworld, “Reunion.”] Before the revolution, when he was just a little boy, El Lazo’s parents took him to the circus. Except, they didn’t. Not really. The sad story of one of Westworld’s deadliest gunslingers came into focus during Sunday’s episode, “Reunion,” which more than
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Daniel Fienberg: At the Emmys last fall, five of seven Outstanding Drama Series nominees were first-year shows. While you probably could have predicted that type of acclaim for the Netflix prestige costumer (The Crown), the others felt like outliers. A broadcast network tearjerker? A dystopic nightmare from a streamer that had never been an Emmy
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