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Movie: The Family Stone

An uptight, conservative businesswoman [Sarah Jessica Parker] accompanies her boyfriend [Dermot Mulroney] to his eccentric and outgoing family's [Rachel McAdams, Craig T. Nelson, Diane Keaton, Luke Wilson, Elizabeth Reaser, Tyrone Giordano] annual Christmas celebration and finds that she's a fish out of water in their free-spirited way of life. Turning to her sister[Claire Danes] for support, hijinks, recriminations and emotional catharsis ensue. Written and directed by Thomas Bezucha [more inside]
posted by the man of twists and turns on Nov 27, 2018 - 6 comments

Movie: A Kid Like Jake

A Brooklyn couple has always known that their four-year-old son is more interested in fairy tale princesses than toy cars. But when his preschool director points out that his gender-nonconforming play may be more than a phase, the couple rethink their roles as parents and spouses.
posted by ellieBOA on Jul 29, 2018 - 0 comments

Movie: Home for the Holidays

After losing her job, making out with her soon to be ex-boss, and finding out that her daughter plans to spend Thanksgiving with her boyfriend, Claudia Larson has to face spending the holiday with her family. She wonders if she can survive their crazy antics. [more inside]
posted by the man of twists and turns on Nov 24, 2017 - 4 comments

Homeland: Fair Game  Season 6, Ep 1

Carrie returns home to the US with Franny to work as an advocate for Muslim Americans. Dar and Saul brief President-elect Keane. [more inside]
posted by penguin pie on Jan 6, 2017 - 12 comments

Homeland: Our Man in Damascus  Season 5, Ep 11

Carrie follows a lead..
posted by roolya_boolya on Dec 14, 2015 - 10 comments

Homeland: New Normal  Season 5, Ep 10

While the questioning of Alison continues, the footage of Quinn is being released with threats and demands, and the search for the responsible individuals begins, all hands on deck.
posted by roolya_boolya on Dec 9, 2015 - 6 comments

Homeland: The Litvinov Ruse  Season 5, Ep 9

The CIA and BND make a play, while Quinn reaches a terrifying discovery.
posted by roolya_boolya on Dec 1, 2015 - 7 comments

Homeland: All About Allison  Season 5, Ep 8

Carrie needs Allison's help. Quinn's plans change.
posted by roolya_boolya on Nov 23, 2015 - 3 comments

Homeland: Oriole  Season 5, Ep 7

Carrie reconnects with old friends. Saul opens up to Allison.
posted by roolya_boolya on Nov 16, 2015 - 13 comments

Master of None: The Other Man  Season 1, Ep 5

Dev has the chance to hook up with a woman he meets at a party, but the opportunity comes with a few complications.
posted by The Gooch on Nov 11, 2015 - 6 comments

Homeland: Parabiosis  Season 5, Ep 6

Saul orders a sweep at the station. Carrie looks to Düring for support.
posted by roolya_boolya on Nov 9, 2015 - 7 comments

Homeland: Better Call Saul  Season 5, Ep 5

Quinn covers for Carrie. Dar and Allison assess the damage.
posted by roolya_boolya on Nov 2, 2015 - 6 comments

Homeland: Why Is This Night Different?  Season 5, Ep 4

Answers elude Carrie. Saul and Allison run an operation.
posted by roolya_boolya on Oct 27, 2015 - 7 comments

Homeland: Super Powers  Season 5, Ep 3

Jonas and Carrie revisit her past. Quinn stalks his prey.
posted by Ivan Fyodorovich on Oct 18, 2015 - 13 comments

Homeland: The Tradition of Hospitality  Season 5, Ep 2

Carrie and Düring visit a refugee camp. Saul and Allison are at odds. Quinn stays on mission.
posted by Ivan Fyodorovich on Oct 12, 2015 - 11 comments

Homeland: Separation Anxiety  Season 5, Ep 1

Almost two years after the Embassy attack in Islamabad, Carrie is building a new life in Berlin. But her peace is threatened when a request from her boss forces her back into the dangerous world she left behind.
posted by LizBoBiz on Oct 6, 2015 - 8 comments

Homeland: "Long Time Coming"  Season 4, Ep 12

This episode is full of surprises. We see Carrie with Franny in the park, meet Carrie's mom, see Quinn and Carrie kiss, and have to wonder if the newly invigorated Saul abandoned his ethics. Overall, it's a season finale that leaves more questions than answers.
posted by travelwithcats on Dec 22, 2014 - 12 comments

Homeland: "Krieg Nicht Lieb"  Season 4, Ep 11

While the embassy is being cleared out for good, Carrie and Quinn have different agendas. Surprisingly, both get the chance to take out Haqqani, but don't. Quinn's attempt is blighted by Carrie, who is within spitting distance of the target. When Carrie aims at the terrorist, she makes a shocking observation. [more inside]
posted by travelwithcats on Dec 14, 2014 - 9 comments

Homeland: "13 Hours in Islamabad"  Season 4, Ep 10

The security breach at the Embassy has far reaching consequences.
posted by travelwithcats on Dec 7, 2014 - 17 comments

Homeland: Iron in the Fire  Season 4, Ep 4

Carrie gets a tip from Redmond regarding Quinn’s lead. Saul calls in a favor with an old friend in the Pakistani military. Fara uncovers a deep-rooted conspiracy.
posted by Ivan Fyodorovich on Oct 20, 2014 - 7 comments

Homeland: "Shalwar Kameez"  Season 4, Ep 3

Carrie is back in the field, sneaking around, sharing information selectively and playing tricks. Back home, Quinn is stuck in a vicious cycle of alcohol and youtube until he spots what could be evidence for a major conspiracy. And we see a beloved character return for a short but meaningful stint.
posted by travelwithcats on Oct 12, 2014 - 12 comments

Homeland: "The Drone Queen" and "Trylon And Perisphere"  Season 4, Ep 2

How does life go on for Carrie after the excruciating death of Brody? [more inside]
posted by travelwithcats on Oct 6, 2014 - 24 comments

Movie: Temple Grandin

A biopic of Temple Grandin, an autistic woman who has become one of the top scientists in the humane livestock handling industry. [more inside]
posted by joseph conrad is fully awesome on Sep 29, 2014 - 7 comments

Homeland

The fourth season is scheduled to premiere on October 5, 2014. Anyone going to watch and wants to discuss? If so, how do we handle the last three seasons? It's a bit much to catch up on in that time frame.
posted by travelwithcats on Sep 23, 2014 - 8 comments

Interest in discussing HBO's Temple Grandin?

I'd like to do a FanFare post on HBO's Temple Grandin - would people be interested in discussing this? [more inside]
posted by joseph conrad is fully awesome on Sep 18, 2014 - 10 comments

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