Romance

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True Blood: Season 1, Episode 2

Published January 8, 2012 by criticaditelevisore

True Blood, the show that has millions tuning in to HBO since 2008, is set in Bon Temps, Louisiana where Sookie Stackhouse meets and falls for vampire Bill Compton. However, in this universe, vampires are “out of the coffin” and actively participating in “mainstreaming” efforts. That is, vampires wish to live amongst the humans, complete with the right to marry, the right to vote and other such sociopolitical benefits. Sookie’s relationship with Bill is met with opposition at many ends, and the show picks up gear and doesn’t stop all throughout the season.

Season 1, Episode 2: The First Taste

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True Blood: Season 1, Episode 1

Published January 6, 2012 by criticaditelevisore

True Blood, the show that has millions tuning in to HBO since 2008, is set in Bon Temps, Louisiana where Sookie Stackhouse meets and falls for vampire Bill Compton. However, in this universe, vampires are “out of the coffin” and actively participating in “mainstreaming” efforts. That is, vampires wish to live amongst the humans, complete with the right to marry, the right to vote and other such sociopolitical benefits. Sookie’s relationship with Bill is met with opposition at many ends, and the show picks up gear and doesn’t stop all throughout the season.

Season 1, Episode 1: Strange Love

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Love Bites: Episode 1

Published June 7, 2011 by criticaditelevisore

The show stars Becki Newton of "Ugly Betty" as Annie.

Now, before I even start reviewing I will reiterate what the blogosphere knows: this show is dead before its even started. NBC has cut down the episodes to be aired even though they’ve been shot and one of the leads has signed on for another show for the fall season. With that said, Love Bites is a rom-com made up of anthologies centering around several main characters.

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