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High School Reunion Trailer: Truth or Double Dare!

The combination of a high school reunion and the game of Truth or Double Dare adds up to more than a spot of bother in Loud Film’s Truth or Double Dare (see trailer below for details).

Truth or Double Dare premieres on Amazon Prime on Tuesday, November 20th.

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First Look: Matthew Weiner’s The Romanoffs

The Romanoffs: The Royal We – Noah Wyle, Kerry Bishe – Photo by Lily Rolnick/Courtesy of Amazon Prime.

Matthew Weiner’s The Romanoffs is an anthology series that features eight separate stories about people who believe themselves to be descendants of the Russian royal family.

Amazon Prime Video has released four new photos that give us our first look at the opulent new series.

The Romanoffs premieres on Amazon Prime Video on October 12th with the first two episodes.

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Amazon Sets Premiere Date for Sneaky Pete: Season Two!

In Sneaky Pete: Season 2, Marius is on the verge of starting fresh, when two thugs, believing he is Pete, threaten to kill the family unless he takes them to Pete’s estranged mother Maggie and the millions she stole from their mysterious employer.

Season Two of Sneaky Pete will premiere on Amazon Prime on Friday, March 9th.

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Comrade Detective: Great Satire; Pretty Great Cop Show!

Comrade Detective – Iosif Baciu (Corneliu Ulici/Joseph Gordon-Levitt), Gregor Anghel (Florin Piersic Jr./Channing Tatum) – Photo courtesy of Amazon.

Amazon’s Comrade Detective is a Romanian propaganda tool in the guise of a cop show – the masters for which have been painstakingly restored by the Romanian Film Preservation Society – which has been rediscovered and dubbed into English by a host of first-rate American actors.

Or, it’s an American series that imagines what a Romanian propaganda tool in the guise of a cop show would look (and sound) like.

It’s also bloody brilliant!

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Comrade Detective Is Now Streaming on Amazon!

Comrade Detective is a new half-hour Amazon series that follows two Romanian detectives as they attempt to solve the murder of one of their own, Nikita Ionesco.

Set in 1985, the series, shot in Romanian and overdubbed in English, is rife with Communist propaganda as Detectives Gregor Anghel (Florin Piersic Jr.) and Iosef Baciu (Corneliu Ulici) – voiced by Channing Tatum and Joseph Gordon-Levitt) – work the case.

Comrade Detective is now streaming on Amazon Prime.

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Spiritual Journey Trailer: Transparent: Season 4!

When the unique family that is the Pfeffermans takes a spiritual journey into their past during a trip to Israel, will the results be equally unique?

That is the premise for Transparent: Season Four. The first trailer for the season is set to Everything’s Alright from the rock opera Jesus Christ Superstar.

Season Four of Transparent premieres on Amazon Prime on Friday, September 22nd.

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I Always Bet On Red Trailer: Comrade Detective!

Comrade Detective – Detectives Iosef Baciu (Corneliu Ulici) and Gregor Anghel (Florin Piersic Jr.) – Photo courtesy of Amazon.

Comrade Detective is a new half-hour Amazon series that follows two Romanian detectives as they attempt to solve the murder of one of their own, Nikita Ionesco.

Set in 1985, the series, shot in Romanian and overdubbed in English, is rife with Communist propaganda as Detectives Gregor Anghel (Florin Piersic Jr.) and Iosef Baciu (Corneliu Ulici) – voiced by Channing Tatum and Joseph Gordon-Levitt) – work the case.

Comrade Detective premieres on Amazon on August 4th. Watch as Channing Tatum screens the trailer.

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International Movie Star Monica Bellucci Signs On For Mozart In The Jungle!

Monica-Belluci

Monica Bellucci will be playing a major part in the third season of Amazon Prime’s Mozart in the Jungle- which begins production later this month.

She will play an iconic opera star who Rodrigo to conduct her grand return performance. Further details follow the jump.

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The TARDIS Settles In at Amazon Prime!

Picture shows: Clara (Jenna Coleman) and The Doctor (Peter Capaldi)
Picture shows: Clara (Jenna Coleman) and The Doctor (Peter Capaldi) Credit: BBC Worldwide

BBC Worldwide North America and Amazon have announced a multi-year content licensing agreement to make Prime Video the exclusive U.S. subscription streaming home for the award-winning series Doctor Who.

Beginning March 27th, Whovians can stream seasons 1-8 – along with the relevant Christmas specials exclusively on Amazon Prime. Season 9 and Christmas special The Husbands of River Song will become available this fall. Details follow the jump.

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Alternate Timeline Trailer: The Man in the High Castle!

High Castle - American Flag

Amazon Prime has just released the Comic-Con trailer for The Man in the High Castle – the alternate timeline tale in which the Axis won World War II. Based on the classic Philip K. Dick novel, the trailer really looks like it captures the paranoia and just-a-hair-off America of the ’60s from the book.

Check it out after the jump. The Man in the High Castle is now in production.

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