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August 24, 2016

Pick of the Amazon pilots: The Last Tycoon, The Tick, I Love Dick and Jean Claude Van Johnson

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Normally, I don't bother reviewing Amazon pilots for a number of reasons:

  1. They're pilots, so there's no guarantee they're going to end up becoming series.
  2. Pilots aren't always representative of shows, with some shows starting off badly and getting better, or vice versa, as the Barrometer will explain to you if you ever corner it backstage.
  3. Amazon's 'pilot seasons' always seem to come at my busiest times.

However, since August's been a bit quiet and the latest pilot season has had some intriguing entries, I decided to make an exception - just this time.

So after the jump, I'll be providing mini-reviews of F Scott Fitzgerald adaptation The Last Tycoon, superhero comedy The Tick, Kevin Bacon love affair I Love Dick and meta action comedy Jean Claude Van Johnson. No prizes for guessing who stars in the last one.

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July 22, 2016

News: Daredevil renewed; many Marvel trailers; BBC1's Les Mis; + more

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July 21, 2016

News: Black Sails cancelled; The Spy Who Came In From The Cold TV series; + more

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