Drama

Dark Drama “Hightown” Looks At What Lies Under the Surface

Starz’s new show Hightown has all of the trappings of an intense prestige drama — murder, addiction, sex. It follows hard-partying National Marine Fisheries Service agent Jackie Quiñones (played by Chicago Fire’s Monica Raymund) as her discovery of a dead body in the bay propels her into sobriety and a compulsion to figure out what happened. The setting is Provincetown in Cape Cod, rife with tourists, but the people who live there have their own secrets. This kind of project is new to Raymund, who after graduating from Juilliard cut her teeth on shows like Lie to Me and The […]

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What to Watch on AcornTV, Blood Series 2 Episode 5: “Can’t Repeat The Past”

What to Watch on AcornTV, Blood Series 2 Episode 5 “Can’t Repeat the Past” Premiered: March 30 With their relationship now out in the open, Gillian and Fiona plan to go away together with the kids, and Paul wonders if Fiona will leave him for good. Paul tells Jim he cannot keep their secret any longer.   Episodes 1-4 and Series 1 available on AcornTV Don’t have Acorn TV? AcornTV is extending the free trial period for new subscribers to 30 days. Those interested can sign up at acorn.tv. Special code: FREE30 Visit acorn.tv to subscribe. Subscriptions are $5.99/month or […]

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What to Watch on AcornTV: Blood Series 2, Episode 4 “Communion”

What to Watch on AcornTV: Blood, Series 2, Episode 4: “Communion” Premiered: March 23 Tensions run high on the day of the twin’s First Communion when Paul is late coming home and Jim encounters Michael for the first time since returning to town. The situation grows even more tense when an estranged family member makes a surprise appearance before the service. Episodes 1-3 and Series 1 available on AcornTV Don’t have Acorn TV? AcornTV is extending the free trial period for new subscribers to 30 days. Those interested can sign up at acorn.tv. Special code: FREE30 Visit acorn.tv to subscribe. […]

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What to Watch on AcornTV: Blood Series 2, Episode 3 “Where This Has Led”

What to Watch on AcornTV: Blood Series 2, Episode 3 “Where This Has Led” Premieres: March 16 After Episode 1, “Deep Water,” and Episode 2, “Grave Digging,” premiered last week, Episode 3, “Where This Has Led” kicks off this week. In the third episode, Paul agonizes over the difficult decision he must make after the gang’s ringleader orders him to help steal Gillian’s prized horse. Gillian has a falling out with her husband before a family golf outing, and Jim interviews for a job in town. New episodes premiere Monday through April 6 Need to catch up? In Ep. 1: […]