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The troubling true story that inspired Netflix’s “best new series”

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A still from K-drama Revolutionary Love on Netflix
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Netflix’s Revolutionary Love is the frothy rom-com you’ve been dreaming of

Say hello to your classic tale of ‘boy meets girl’, with a twist...

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Netflix’s Crash Landing On You: what you need to know about the “masterpiece” TV drama
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Is this the best series on Netflix right now?

People on Twitter have branded Crash Landing On You a “masterpiece”.

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Kayleigh Dray
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Netflix's The Innocence Files
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Netflix’s The Innocence Files powerfully flips the true crime genre on its head

“These stories expose difficult truths about the state of America’s deeply flawed criminal justice system.”

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Kayleigh Dray
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Netflix's Unorthodox
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We’re calling it: this is the best series on Netflix right now

People on Twitter are saying it's even better than Tiger King…

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“I didn’t expect to be pregnant during a pandemic”

Jessica Rach, who just hit her second trimester, reveals what it’s really like to be pregnant during the coronavirus outbreak.

Coronavirus patient reveals what it’s really like to fight Covid-19 disease in your 20s
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Coronavirus patient reveals reality of fighting the disease in your 20s

Bjonda Haliti’s incredible Twitter thread has been shared over 162K times and counting.

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Kayleigh Dray
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Military Wives is the fun and feel good film starring Sharon Horgan and Kristen Scott Thomas.
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The true lives of the Military Wives

This heartwarming film is sure to lift your spirits.

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Aiden Wynn
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Letitia Wright
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Letitia Wright to star in film about the true story of The Silent Twins

It follows the real life case of June and Jennifer Gibbons.

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Hollie Richardson
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“I went to see a psychic after my break-up – and it was bloody awful”

Think crystal balls, tarot cards and unexpectedly awkward trances…

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Kayleigh Dray
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The Trial Of Christine Keeler: Sophie Cookson as Christine Keeler
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The Trial of Christine Keeler: the big questions we have after episode 1

Meet Christine Keeler, the woman at the centre of one of the UK’s biggest political scandals.

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The tragic reality of Christine Keeler’s involvement in the Profumo affair

She was embroiled in one of the UK’s most infamous sex scandals when she was just 19 years old, and she spent the rest of her life in its shadow.

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From dodgy boilers to black mould, the worst renting stories from #generationrent

Get ready to feel some rage, folks.

People are sharing the biggest coincidences they've experienced in a now viral reddit thread
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People are sharing the most mind-boggling coincidences they’ve ever experienced

Whether you believe in fate or not, you’ll have to agree that these stories are pretty amazing.

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Lauren Geall
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Crowds of people at Walt Disney World Resort Florida
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“I had a miscarriage at Disney World. This is my story.”

What do you do when you’re 3500 miles from home, in the happiest place on earth and going through a miscarriage?

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Amy Jones
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Festival crowds at Glastonbury 2019
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15 festival horror stories guaranteed to give you glamping nightmares

From (very) fleeting romances to portaloo nightmares, these festival horror stories are too good not to share.

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Kayleigh Dray
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12 wedding guest horror stories that will make you want to never RSVP to an invite again

Every single one of these stories makes EastEnders look like a Disney fairy-tale.

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Megan Murray
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Game of Thrones star Emilia Clarke on the red carpet
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Lena Headey says Emilia Clarke handled brain aneurysms like a “warrior”

“She’s kind and determined and funny and aware,” says the Game of Thrones star

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Film Review | Can You Ever Forgive Me? starring Melissa McCarthy and Richard E. Grant
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Can You Ever Forgive Me? is a beautifully observed portrayal of loneliness

Melissa McCarthy is truly magnificent as an embittered and whiskey-soaked Lee Israel, says Under Her Eye’s Emily Gargan.

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This Netflix film is so terrifying that viewers have been unable to finish it

And it's based on a true story

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Discover the storytelling podcasts that will leave you spellbound

Forget your everyday stresses with one of these captivating tales

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