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The Vow

  1. close reads
    Before NXIVM and The Vow, Mark Vicente Directed a Truly Bizarre Hit DocumentaryA look back at What the #$*! Do We (K)now!?, the 2004 indie phenom that Vicente made back when he was the student of another dubious guru figure.
  2. overnights
    The Vow Season-Finale Recap: Take Back Your LifeThe Vow concludes having given us only the briefest of glimpses into what culpability really looks like. Then again, there’s always next season.
  3. cult followings
    HBO Feels 9 Hours of The Vow Wasn’t EnoughMore episodes are coming in 2021.
  4. nxivm
    Can’t Get Enough of The Vow? Starz Has Another NXIVM Doc for You.Seduced: Inside the NXIVM Cult follows India Oxenberg.
  5. tv
    Reality TV Glows UpDocuseries like The Vow are television’s latest prestige offering, but they’re not so different from their trashier predecessors.
  6. overnights
    The Vow Recap: Maybe You Should Talk to SomeoneHeading into its endgame, The Vow makes the claim that the poison that destroyed NXIVM at the root was plain-old endemic misogyny.
  7. overnights
    The Vow Recap: The Body Keeps the ScoreA two-pronged episode fills in an important element of Keith’s backstory, as Catherine Oxenberg inches closer to legal action against him.
  8. the law
    Clare Bronfman Sentenced to 81 Months in NXIVM Sex-Cult CaseBronfman was taken into custody.
  9. overnights
    The Vow Recap: So You’ve Been Publicly Shamed“Honesty & Disclosure” finally catalogues the backlog of other accusations leveled against Keith Raniere & Co. for almost a decade.
  10. overnights
    The Vow Recap: Think and Grow Rich“Class 1 Data” follows the money, and tracks exactly how the defectors pushed their narrative into mainstream media.
  11. close reads
    Actually, the Cultiest Part of The Vow Is the Night VolleyballLong before anyone in NXIVM got to the point of branding, there was volleyball.
  12. overnights
    The Vow Recap: Change Your Mind, Change Your BodyWe see the many ways that the women inside NXIVM were instructed to turn on one another — but always in the name of “helping.”
  13. the vow
    NXIVM Went After ‘the Beautiful People’A clip from this Sunday’s episode of The Vow breaks down how “successful, capable” people were lured into the NXIVM sex cult.
  14. overnights
    The Vow Recap: The Tipping PointEven with some haziness relating to timelines and locations, “Viscera” is crafted like a ticking bomb.
  15. nxivm
    What to Know About HBO’s The Vow and the NXIVM Sex CultA guide to the docuseries’ main players and the organization’s inner workings, subsequent trials and convictions, and ongoing work.
  16. overnights
    The Vow Premiere Recap: How to Win Friends and Influence PeopleThe docuseries’ opening chapter brings to life the appeal of NXIVM while giving us just enough knowledge to anticipate the troubles to come.
  17. tv review
    The Vow Takes a Deep, Compelling Dive Into the NXIVM CultThe HBO docuseries gives viewers an insider’s view of the so-called sex cult as it’s in the midst of falling apart.
  18. kudos
    Vulture Awards: Celebrating the Year in Channing TatumBest nude scene! Best fedora! It’s all here.
  19. your box office explained
    Denzel and The Vow Outdraw Ghost Rider [UPDATE]Sorry, Nicolas Cage.
  20. Safe House, The Vow Lead Holiday Weekend Box OfficeOpeners Ghost Rider, This Means War trailing behind.
  21. love
    $11.6 Million’s Worth of People Spent Valentine’s Day at The VowA record!
  22. monday afternoon movie club
    Channing Tatum Is Not a Hipster, and Other The Vow Talking PointsHow about that Radiohead speech?
  23. your box office explained
    Your Box Office Explained: Four Films Take in More Than $20 MillionA record for a regular weekend.
  24. The Star Market: Is This the Year of Channing Tatum?“If I could, I would make him the Cameron Diaz of men,” says one agent.
  25. movie review
    Movie Review: The Vow Lacks ChemistryAs a romantic, Channing Tatum’s a black hole of charisma.
  26. the industry
    Four Reasons Why Opening This Means War on Valentine’s Day Was a Bad IdeaFox moved it back this week; let’s divvy up the blame for why February 14 was a bad time to release the Reese Witherspoon action-comedy.
  27. trailer mix
    The Vow Trailer: Rachel McAdams and Channing Tatum Go on 50 First DatesShe gets amnesia. He has to remind her of their love. Tears happen.
  28. the industry
    Amy Adams, Rashida Jones Joining Muppet Movie?Plus: Robert De Niro and Sigourney Weaver will star in Rodrigo Cortes’s follow-up to ‘Buried.’
  29. the industry
    Industry Roundup: Foxx, ‘The Sandman’Plus: ‘Battlestar Galactica’ creator developing “adult Harry Potter.”
  30. the industry
    Industry Roundup: Skarsgard, CooperPlus: Rachel McAdams and Channing Tatum take a ‘Vow.’
  31. the industry
    Better Off Ted Star Finds New HomePlus: ‘Enchanted”s Lima in talks to direct Jackman.