If you have one hour: His Dark Materials — Showmax

The mess of 2007’s Phillip Pullman adaptation of The Golden Compass gets a clean up thanks to HBO’s lavish adaptation of the author’s bestselling young adult fantasy series His Dark Materials. In a world where everyone has an animal avatar, and access to knowledge is controlled by the secretive Magisterium, one girl may have the key to changing the world and unlocking a terrifying secret. It’s an epic and beautifully executed production that does the justice necessary to its source material that fans have been waiting for. New episodes are available on Tuesdays...

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