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‘Girlboss’

Girlboss is loosely based on the real-life story of Sophia Amoruso, the online retail entrepreneur who built the Nasty Gal empire from the ground up and then lost it all. Girlboss follows Sophia’s rise with a mischievous lens. Here, she’s Sophia Marlowe, a quirky millennial screw up with the ethos of Gordon Gekko. The show is sharp, funny, and unflinching. Sophia is a girl worth rooting for even if her biggest enemy is herself.

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‘Spaceballs’

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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