When you think about it, the entire epic tale of HBO’s Game of Thrones is sparked by Cersei and Jaime’s original sin. The Queen slept with her brother, secretly spawned his children, then when they were caught together by young Bran Stark in the Thrones pilot, Jaime’s attempt to kill Bran set off a chain of events that have driven nearly all the storylines in the show. Going into… Continue reading ‘Game of Thrones’: Lena Headey on Cersei’s twisted love life
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Oh Honest Trailers, sometimes you’re so honest it hurts. And in the case of “Game of Thrones,” you definitely hit the direwolf on the head.
The above, spoiler-filled trailer for the first three seasons of the HBO fantasy series is hilarious, down to noting that the series is “the abusive show you keep watching no matter times it hurts you.” Cut to Joffrey forcing Sansa to stare at
A few years back, when the new wave of cinematic, serialized television was still in its infancy and shows like Lost and 24 were all the rage, there was talk of how these and other shows could wind up concluding not with a traditional finale but with a feature-length movie released to theaters, which would be where the running story would climax and all loose ends… Continue reading Should 'Game of Thrones' Conclude on the Big Screen?
“Game of Thrones” is about to start season 4 on HBO, but author George R. R. Martin is already thinking ahead to the end.
The lifespan of the series has always been a question, since “A Song of Ice and Fire” will conclude with the seventh book (Martin is still writing the sixth book, “The Winds of Winter”). Showrunners David Benioff and D. B… Continue reading 'Game of Thrones' May End With a Big-Budget Movie
Immediately before I got married, I was told the same thing by a number of married friends. Marriage would change everything; I wouldn’t really know my partner until we were married and then I’d see what they meant. I’m not married now, and the short story is that they were right. The deteriorating relationship at the heart of Honeymoon reminded me of this advice.