The Best of the Set Pt. III: Deadwood

The Best of the Set Pt. III: Deadwood

Set at the titular mining camp at the base of the Black Hills of South Dakota, "Deadwood" follows the members of the small, lawless community as they acclimate to or try to keep control of the unsteady nature of the makeshift town. But not being a part of the United States and owing justification to no one, Deadwood thrives on mischief, mayhem, whiskey and whores.
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The 90's were a glorious time for television. With the lighthearted and almost meaningless fluff that filled living rooms the last forty years finally wearing viewers, and the emergence of cable stations like HBO as a viable means to tell gripping stories without the restraints of basic cable budgets, producers, and writers alike saw a change in audiences brewing and took the opportunity to push their creativity and story telling into a new, much more raw territory.
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Who needs an original idea when you can re-make a re-make of a really bad adaptation that will at least break even?

Who needs an original idea when you can re-make a re-make of a really bad adaptation that will at least break even?

In a time of recession and economic hardships, the last thing major studios want to do is sink hundreds of millions into a movie that won't break even, especially with competing studios crumbling and filing for bankruptcy all around them.The creatives have run for the hills and the accountants have taken over Hollywood.
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