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‘Animals,’ Season 2, Episode 5

If you’re going to watch one episode of HBO’s bizarre take on New York creatures, it should be “Humans.” This rule-breaking episode watches more like an episode of Better Off Ted than Phil Matarese and Mike Luciano‘s Animals. Packed with real-life guest stars such as Dan HarmonRaven-Symoné, and John Early, this 30 minutes of television is weird, confusing, and a whole lot of fun.

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‘Spaceballs’

Ten years after the debut of Star Wars came Spaceballs, a Mel Brooks sidesplitter that gathered up classic Brooks elements—sight gags, puns, ethnically inspired hijinks—and, well, shot 'em into space. The cast includes a who's who of 80s/90s comedy, including John Candy, Joan Rivers, Rick Moranis (as Darth Vader send-up Dark Helmet) and Brooks ... Read more

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‘Zodiac’

Is Zodiac David Fincher's best film? Only one way to find out: Stream the 2007 movie that sets Jake Gyllenhaal, Mark Ruffalo, and Robert Downey Jr. on the trail of the notorious 1970s northern California serial killer. Fincher, like his characters, finds himself fascinated with the code-breakers, investigators, and reporters who doggedly tried to... Read more