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His Dark Materials

  1. overnights
    His Dark Materials Season Finale Recap: Daddy IssuesLord Asriel may be a deadbeat dad and megalomaniac of the highest order, but give the man this: He sure can monologue.
  2. overnights
    His Dark Materials Recap: Bear JusticeTaken captive by Iofur Raknison the bear king, Lyra hatches the grift of her life.
  3. overnights
    His Dark Materials Recap: Mother!An episode that turns on the emotional horror of separating someone from their daemon is frustratingly, almost ghoulishly, light on actual daemons.
  4. overnights
    His Dark Materials Recap: A Severed ChildAs we say good-bye to Billy Costa in one universe, we say hello to Will Parry in another.
  5. emergency discussion
    Is His Dark Materials Finally Getting Good?Philip Pullman hive, activate!
  6. his dark materials
    Lin-Manuel Miranda’s His Dark Materials Mustache Was His IdeaFor his big entrance into the HBO series, Miranda tapped into Lee Scoresby’s yeehaw energy through the transformative power of facial hair.
  7. fleabag season 3?
    Let Phoebe Waller-Bridge Play Lyra Belacqua, You Cowards!We have a Pullman superfan in our midst.
  8. overnights
    His Dark Materials Recap: Strike the Strength Out of ThemLyra’s time with the Gyptians doesn’t make a lot of sense on a character level, but it sure provides a lot of backstory.
  9. overnights
    His Dark Materials Recap: Let Me Mold YouIn Ruth Wilson’s hands, Mrs. Coulter is both distinctive and deliciously unpredictable in her cruelty.
  10. behind the scenes
    How the His Dark Materials Puppet Master Conjured Daemons on SetLead puppeteer Brian Fisher on the benefits of using physical daemon stand-ins and Ruth Wilson’s close working relationship with her monkey puppet.
  11. overnights
    His Dark Materials Series-Premiere Recap: Everyone’s SpecialHBO’s do-over adaptation reworks the ingredients of Philip Pullman’s iconic book trilogy for a thoughtful, moving interpretation.
  12. tv review
    His Dark Materials Is a Gorgeous Adaptation in Need of a PurposeHBO’s imagining of Philip Pullman’s book trilogy boasts unabashedly lovely visuals, strong performances, and seemingly no idea what to do with either.
  13. trailer mix
    His Dark Materials Trailer: Ruth Wilson and James McAvoy Wage Zepplin-Based WarRuth Wilson wears a nice coat!
  14. sdcc 2019
    4 Major Takeaways From Comic-Con’s His Dark Materials Panel“I do something quite nasty to a child,” Ruth Wilson says of her character. “It was quite fun, though!”
  15. trailer mix
    Watch the New His Dark Materials Trailer Released at Comic-ConBrrr! It’s cold in here!
  16. great adaptations
    15 Fantasy Adaptations We’re Excited to See on TV SoonSwords, potions, magic, oh my.
  17. trailer mix
    His Dark Materials Trailer: We’re Just Daemon-Dancing in the DarkHBO sure loves its sprawling sci-fi.
  18. great adaptations
    10 Book-to-TV Adaptations Coming in 2019All it took for George Clooney to return to his small-screen roots was … good satire.
  19. his dark materials
    HBO Is Now Co-Producing the BBC’s Big, Expensive His Dark Materials AdaptationHBO’s going from dragons to daemons.
  20. season renewals
    The BBC Orders More His Dark Materials Before Airing Its AdaptationThe Philip Pullman series will star Dafne Keen, Lin-Manuel Miranda, and Ruth Wilson.
  21. casting
    Lin-Manuel Miranda and Tom Hooper in Talks for a His Dark Materials TV SeriesLogan’s Dafne Keen is in talks to play Lyra.
  22. Philip Pullman Returns to His Popular Material With New Trilogy The Book of DustThe Book of Dust will feature several characters from the best-selling His Dark Materials trilogy.
  23. tube junkie
    ‘The Golden Compass’: Part of the Deleted Ending Appears OnlineThis makes us glad the movie’s plot bowdlerized the book’s.
  24. apropos of nothing
    ‘The Golden Compass’ Flops?Is hope of a trilogy dead?
  25. the take
    Where Did ‘The Golden Compass’ Go Astray? And Was Tom Stoppard’s Original Script a Masterpiece?We got our hands on two early drafts of the screenplay and figured out why the movie wound up a failure.
  26. apropos of nothing
    Would ‘The Golden Compass’ Be Easier to Market if Philip Pullman Were Dead? Philip Pullman Thinks So!And we agree!
  27. the take
    Philip Pullman Realizes ‘Killing God’ Not the Ideal Sales PitchHollywood vs. Christmas, all over again!
  28. the take
    Is ‘The Golden Compass’ Too Anti-Christian, or Not Anti-Christian Enough?The Catholic League and the National Secular Society argue about why New Line’s fantasy franchise is offensive.
  29. trailer mix
    New Line Selling ‘The Golden Compass’ as ‘Lord of the Rings IV’
  30. apropos of nothing
    How Nicole Kidman Finds Her Power Animal