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Superstore: the workplace sitcom the world needs right now
It’s tricky for a comedy to deal with real-world issues without disappearing up its own woke-hole. It helps that this one is also gloriously stupid

Andrew P Street

22, Jul, 2021 @5:30 PM

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The Last Letter from Your Lover review – sappy romance is nothing to write home about
The adaptation of Jojo Moyes’s 2012 novel, starring Shailene Woodley and Felicity Jones, toggles between two love stories and shortchanges both

Adrian Horton

22, Jul, 2021 @3:00 PM

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How important is physical attraction? Netflix’s Sexy Beasts tries to find out
Masked couples must judge each other on personality alone – but psychologists say this hinders our ability to choose a partner

Rachel Hall

21, Jul, 2021 @12:13 PM

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Netflix blames pandemic as it misses growth forecasts
Company adds only 1.54m subscribers in last quarter, citing post-lockdown decline in interest and Covid-related production slowdown

Dominic Rushe

20, Jul, 2021 @9:11 PM

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Never Have I Ever: I binged Mindy Kaling’s coming-of-age show. I’ve never felt so seen
When it comes to diversity on screen, Zoya Patel is used to swallowing any crumbs she’s thrown. The character of Devi offers so much more

Zoya Patel

20, Jul, 2021 @5:30 PM

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Looking for love? Dress as a shark! Is Sexy Beasts a new low for dating shows?
A disturbing new Netflix series makes dates dress up as animals – from rhinos to insects – so that choices are made on personality not looks. So why is everyone involved so hot?

Elle Hunt

19, Jul, 2021 @1:46 PM

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Netflix to court older viewers as flow of young fans slows down
Streaming service to report lowest new subscriber numbers since 2011, with young viewers largely signed up

Mark Sweney

18, Jul, 2021 @10:17 AM

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The Guardian view on the future of cinema: don’t panic… | Editorial
Editorial: Streaming platforms are transforming the way films are watched. But traditional movie-going and sofa viewing can coexist


16, Jul, 2021 @5:20 PM

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Fear Street Part 3: 1666 review – hokey horror trilogy ends on a high
Netflix’s big-bet slasher franchise goes back in time before leaping forward again in a rousing and immensely satisfying finale

Benjamin Lee

16, Jul, 2021 @2:56 PM

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‘You can root for the bad guys’: why are we so obsessed with heists?
In a new Netflix docuseries, three unlikely heists are put under the spotlight along with the eccentric people behind them

Charles Bramesco

16, Jul, 2021 @6:35 AM

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Gunpowder Milkshake review – slick thriller goes down smoothly
A female-led, John Wick-inspired franchise starter might be more of the same but it’s done with just about enough flair to pass the time

Benjamin Lee

14, Jul, 2021 @6:17 PM

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The joy of Jiva! Netflix’s South African dance series bursts from the screen
Local styles such as pantsula and bhenga burst from the screen in a glossy new series featuring real dance crews

Lyndsey Winship

12, Jul, 2021 @7:00 PM

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