Marvel's The Defenders

Marvel's The Defenders, which is the culmination of Netflix's Marvel Hell's Kitchen series', follows Matt Murdock/Daredevil (Charlie Cox), Jessica Jones (Krysten Ritter), Luke Cage (Mike Colter) and Danny Rand/Iron Fist (Finn Jones), a quartet of singular heroes with one common goal - to save New York City. This is the story of four solitary figures, burdened with their own personal challenges, who realize they just might be stronger when teamed together.

  • StarsCharlie Cox, Krysten Ritter, Mike Colter
  • GenreAction, Adventure, Fantasy

Laverne and Shirley

Sitcom. Spin off from Happy Days. Episodes in the lives of flatmates Laverne DeFazio and Shirley Feeney in 1950's Milwaukee. The pair worked at the Shotz Brewery. Penny Marshall is the sister of show creator Garry Marshall. When she became pregnant in real life Cindy Williams felt she was unfairly treated by the studio and decided to quit the show, after leaving she launched a $20 million lawsuit against Paramount.

  • StarsPenny Marshall, Cindy Marshall
  • GenreComedy

The Last Tycoon

F.Scott Fitzgerald's final novel The Last Tycoon is given a prestigious treatment by Amazon. It's a 9 part account of Hollywood in the 1920's and 1930's at a time when the world is struggling to overcome the great depression.

Fitzgerald worked in Hollywood for many years and the series is loosely based on the real life mogul Irving Thalberg.

Creator: Billy Ray

  • StarsBailey Noble, Matt Bomer, Kelsey Grammer
  • GenrePeriod Drama

My Favorite Brunette

Another vehicle for Bob Hope and Dorothy Lamour: he plays a baby photographer, she is a baroness looking for a missing husband. Along the way there are run-ins with a horde of international criminals led by Lorre, a quest for a hidden map, and two classic cameo appearances. One of 15 films Hope made with Lamour.

Clarence Muse, who appears uncredited as a death row inmate held a law degree and was a member of the Black Filmmakers Hall of Fame.

  • Directed ByElliott Nugent
  • StarsBob Hope, Dorothy Lamour, Peter Lorre
  • GenreComedy, Crime, Mystery