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Hours of Culture: Five things you should check out this week

Monday August 4 to Sunday August 10

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Interstellar - The trailer for Christopher Nolan’s sci-fi flick blew the minds of Comic-Con crowds, although we should all be worried when someone quotes Do Not Go Gentle into That Good Night. (

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7 Deadly Sins- Super Size Me director Morgan Spurlock hosts a new Showtime miniseries with a modern take on the seven deadly sins. It premiers with gluttony on Thursday. (

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Spoon- The Austin rock band releases it’s eighth, and so far very well-reviewed, album, They Want My Soul, on Tuesday. This is the band Metacritic called the Artist of the Decade back in 2010. (

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Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles- Will the latest pop-culture reboot be proof that Hollywood has completely run out of ideas? Or will it be the most awesome thing since the 1990 original? Find out Friday. (

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