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The Best Drama on TV Returns for Year 2

 Last year, the sensational USA Network cyber-thriller Mr. Robot won the Golden Globe for Best Drama series, beating out tough competition like the Game of Thrones. The mind-bending and unsettling first season of Mr. Robot was the sleeper hit of summer 2015, impressing fans and critics alike, delivering a show unlike anything else on TV. Now it’s back for its sophomore year and it’s just as slick, stylish and socially relevant as it was last year.

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Is Mr. Robot the Best New Show of Recent Years?

The critically lauded Mr. Robot wrapped up its freshman season this past week. The USA Network show had major buzz, arguably becoming the most talked about and interesting new program to come along in at least a year. Is it the best show to come along since the 2014-2015 TV season began last fall? Cinelinx looks at Mr. Robot to evaluate whether or not it was the finest new series to premier, not only over the summer, but since last September’s TV lineup debuted.

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Unofficial Prequels: Films That May Have Been Prequels but You Didn’t Know It

 Do some films get made as secret sequels to unconnected earlier films, turning those older films into prequels? It may just be random coincidence, but some movies seems to work perfectly as continuations of earlier, unrelated films. The earlier films may not be official prequels, and they weren’t made by the same people—or even the same studio—but there are hints, if you look for them, which indicate that later filmmakers possibly looked at earlier projects and secretly wrote their newer films as informal sequels to those prior hits. Or maybe this is all just unplanned happenstance. Look at our list and see what you think.

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Directors' Trademarks: David Fincher

At least once a month, Cinelinx will chose one director for an in-depth examination of the “signatures” that they leave behind in their work. With the release of Gone Girl this week, let’s examine the trademark style and calling signs of David Fincher as director.

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