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[Review] “Safe” (2018) by Harlan Coben: A Canal +/Netflix series

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The distinctive feature of Safe, the new TV series created by Harlan Coben, is that it is a collaboration between French premium channel Canal+ and Netflix. And the result is that the series is broadcasted on C8 in France and on Netflix in the rest of the world. The opinion and TV series review of Bulles de Culture on this British thriller with eight episodes.

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[Review] “The Looming Tower” season 1: FBI Vs CIA Vs Al-Qaïda

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Based on the eponymous book by American journalist Lawrence Wright, Pulitzer Prize in 2007, the Hulu mini-series The Looming Tower by Dan Futterman, Alex Gibney and Lawrence Wright discuss the FBI/CIA rivalry in the late ’90s while the threat Bin Laden and Al Qaeda was growing. The opinion of Bulles de Culture on The Looming Tower season 1, available on Amazon Prime Video from Friday, March 9, 2018 in France.

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[Review] “Jean-Claude Van Johnson” season 1 by Dave Callaham

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It was at the cinema Le Grand Rex in Paris that we had the chance to discover in world premiere preview three episodes of Jean-Claude Van Johnson season 1, the first series of Jean-Claude Van Damme. Here is Bulles de Culture’s review of this series by Dave Callaham, available in streaming on Amazon Prime Video from Friday, December 15, 2017.

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[REVIEW & INTERVIEWS] “Riviera” season 1: The other side of French Riviera

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After Medici, Masters of Florence, Sirens, Riviera season 1 by Neil Jordan is the new prestige series of French SFR Play platform, soon renamed Altice. Our opinion on this first season co-produced with the British channel Sky Atlantic and our interviews of the actors and producers of the series during a press lunch.

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[Review & Interviews] “Black Spot” season 1: A crime and fantasy television series

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With Mathieu Missoffe’s Black Spot (Zone Blanche), let’s go to the imaginary city of Villefranche where there is no church, not always the telephone network and where the homicide rate is six times higher than the national average. Bulles de Culture’s opinion on this crime and fantasy TV series Black Spot season 1, now available for streaming on Amazon Prime Video.

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[REVIEW & INTERVIEWS] “Versailles” season 2: A new season more feminine

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From Monday, March 27th, 2017, return of the Franco-Canadian television series Versailles by Simon Mirren and David Wolstencroft on French TV channel Canal+ with new characters and new plots. Our opinion on Versailles season 2 and our meeting with the team.

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[REVIEW] “Medici: Masters of Florence” season 1 Frank Spotnitz and Nicholas Meyer

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Our review on the season 1 of Medici: Masters of Florence by Frank Spotnitz and Nicholas Meyer with Dustin Hoffman and Richard Madden, first ambitious of series of SFR Play platform  (formerly Zive) and broadcasted on French channel Numéro 23 too.

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[REVIEW] “Luke Cage” season 1


An iconic African-American superhero is coming to Harlem and on Netflix. Our opinion on the season 1 of the series Luke Cage by Cheo Hadori Cocker.

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“Cigarettes and Nylons” (2010) by Fabrice Cazeneuve

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We all remember the images of the Liberation of France, where young French ladies throw out themselves to the neck of American soldiers. But do we know that thousands of them got married to them? The film by Fabrice Cazeneuve and Jean-Claude Grumberg, Cigarettes and Nylons (Cigarettes et bas nylon), will finally tell us their story.    

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[VIDEO] The Eye of the TV Show Addict: Empire season 1


Empire, created by Lee Daniels and Danny Strong, is the TV phenomenon that won United States’ heart on January 2014. It comes to France on November 17, 2015 on W9. Our YouTuber Rhomin gives his opinion on this first season.   

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